16th Annual Mayo Clinic Update in Nephrology and Transplantation 2018

Amelia Island, FL US
February 23, 2018 to February 24, 2018

Course Director:  Hatem Amer, M.D., FASN, FAST
Co-Directors:  Harini Chakkera, M.D., MPH, FASN, Ziad M. El-Zoghby, M.D., FACP Mira T. Keddis, M.D., Ivan E. Porter, II, M.D.
Qi Qian, M.D., Hani Wadei, M.D., FASN, FAST

The 16th Annual Update in Nephrology and Transplantation is a two-day course designed to update participants on a range of nephrology topics relevant to current medical practice.  Through a combination of lectures, literature review and case-based presentations, this course will deliver up-to-date and cutting edge information that can be directly integrated into clinical practice.

The course also offers an ABIM Maintenance of Certification Medical Knowledge session and optional workshops, "Bedside Ultrasonography Workshop," CRRT Workshop," or Allied Health Program" that will be offered on Saturday.

Registration Fees

 Register on or before 1/12/2018Registration Fee
1/13/2018 - 2/9/2018
Register on or after 2/10/2018
Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Ph.D, Pharm.D. $490$630$670
Reduced Fee: Physicians in Training,  N.P., P.A., R.N. $440$570$610
Bedside Ultrasonography for the Nephrologist: Hands-On Workshop$300$350$390
CRRT: Hands on Workshop$300$350$390
Allied Health Program – Saturday only$220$270$310

Additional Information
Course Post Card

AbstractSubmissions
Abstract submissions are being accepted for the 16th Annual Mayo Clinic Update in Nephrology and Transplantation Course. Abstracts should be based on original research in the field of Nephrology and Kidney and/or Pancreas Transplantation. Case reports will also be considered. Abstracts should consist of introduction, methods, results, and conclusion.  Case Reports should consist of introduction, case report, and discussion. Abstracts should be less than 500 words in total. Accepted abstracts will be presented at dedicated poster sessions.

Abstracts must be submitted by Monday, November 27, 2017, to be considered. Abstract authors will be notified via email by Monday, December 4, 2017.

Please submit abstracts via email.
Questions can be directed to Kathy Hegna Zelinske 507-266-1044

Exhibitor Opportunity
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please contact Kathy Hegna Zelinske or call (507) 266-1044.

Update in Nephrology and Transplantation Online Program(2)9.18.17.pdf

Target Audience

This course is intended for all members of the nephrology community and will be of interest to nephrologists, internists, primary care physicians, specialists, trainees, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders and kidney and/or pancreas transplants.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Appraise recent publications related to CKD-BMD in CKD and Transplant.
  • Identify the changes induced by calcimimetics vs. vitamin D and its receptor analogues on calcium homeostasis.
  • Summarize recent developments in agents used to treat diabetes and their impact on renal function.
  • Identify the role of pancreas transplantation in the management of diabetes.
  • Enumerate the complications of obesity in the transplant recipient.
  • Summarize the various surgical and non-surgical approaches to weight loss in the CKD and Transplant population.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Event starts: 
02/23/2018 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
02/24/2018 - 5:00pm
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Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
39 Beach Lagoon Road
Amelia Island, FL 32034
United States

A block of rooms has been reserved for attendees and their guests at a special course rate of $229 single/double at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Amelia Island, FL.  To receive the course rate, reservations must be made before the room block is filled on or by Thursday, January 22, 2018, whichever comes first.  Reservations will be taken following this date based on space and rate availability.  To make your reservation, call 1-888-261-6161 and ask for the Mayo Clinic Update in Nephrology and Transplantation Course group discount.

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort

For additional information, please contact Kathy Hegna Zelinske at 507-266-1044.

AMA Credit:

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/23/2017
Course expires: 
02/24/2019
 
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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to cme@mayo.edu. When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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