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Comprehensive Update in Nephrology - 2024

Comprehensive Update in Nephrology - 2024


Date of beginning

Sunday, 17 March 2024


6 days




Harvard Medical School


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With more than 50 interactive lectures and case-based sessions, this program provides a comprehensive update of the most important changes now impacting Nephrology with guidance on how to incorporate these changes into your clinical practice to optimize patient care and improve outcomes. Many practicing nephrologists and physicians find it difficult to keep up with the rapid scientific and technological advances in renal care because medicine is changing at a faster pace than ever before. This live-streaming and fast-paced educational offering is taught by world-renowned experts and Harvard Medical School's leading clinical faculty. The most important updates and advances in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases will be taught, including practical information that you can use now to provide exceptional patient care. We will address pathophysiologic and clinical issues in the major areas of nephrology, including: Glomerular diseaseAcute renal failureRenal transplantationXenotransplantionImmunosuppressive managementHypertensionPregnancy and renal diseaseCOVID-19Acid-base and fluid and electrolyte disordersPotassium balanceRenal imagingBone mineral disordersLupus nephritisDiuretic resistanceDialysisRenal stonesPolycystic kidney diseaseGenetic renal diseasesCardiorenal and hepatorenal syndromePresenters will also discuss diagnostic testing, well-recognized medical complications, evidence-based treatment plans and provide specific management strategies and recommendations to optimize care. HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS PROGRAM INCLUDELatest guidelines and management options for hypertensionExpert discussions on the management of IgA Nephropathy, Membranous Nephropathy, Minimal Change Disease and FSGSUp-to-date guidance on genetic testing and its role in the CKD clinicComprehensive overview of kidney transplantation including infections, malignancies, and well-recognized general complicationsImportant updates on immunosuppressive therapies for kidney transplant recipients, including novel therapiesBest practices for managing dialysis access and peritoneal dialysis, including complicationsState-of-the-art sessions on the physiology of electrolyte and acid base disordersThis is an excellent opportunity to learn the latest "best practices" and enhance your clinical skills. Both new and returning attendees will benefit from the comprehensive curriculum. OPTIMIZED FOR REMOTE LEARNINGOur outstanding faculty, recognized as experts in the field, will teach you how to incorporate the latest tests and tools into your practice. We will discuss challenging cases and treatments and provide specific recommendations for integrating the latest updates into your practice. All sessions will be recorded as they are live-streamed and made available for immediate viewing at your convenience, through June 21, 2024. WHO SHOULD ATTEND?Practicing Nephrologists interested in refreshing their knowledgePhysicians, PAs and NPs who care for patients in primary care settings URLs:LinkedIn: Facebook:  Date and Time: On Sun, 17 Mar 2024 08:00 - Fri, 22 Mar 2024 17:00 Venue Details: Online Prices:Register on or before February 9 (save $100): USD 1249.00,Register after February 9: USD 1349.00 Speakers: Martin Pollak, MD, Bradley Denker, MD, Melanie Hoenig, MD, Gerald Appel, MD, George Bakris, MD, Daniel Brennan, MD, Robert Brown, MD, Robert Cohen, MD, Gary Curhan, MD, John Danziger, MD, Phil, Michael Emmett, MD, Amy Evenson, MD, MPH, Ronald Falk, MD, Deborab Jacobs, MD, S. Ananth Karumanchi, MD, Stuart Lecker, MD, PhD, Paul Palevsky, MD, Martha Pavlakis, MD, Ali Poyan Mehr, MD, Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, Helmut Rennke, MD, Adam Segal, MD, FASN, Peter Steinberg, MD, Isaac Stillman, MD, J. Kevin Tucker, MD, Ananda Vaidya, MD, MMSc, Ashisha Verma, MBBS, Astrid Weins, MD, PhD, Jeffrey William, MD, Myles Wolf, MD, MMSc, Mark L. Zeidel, MD