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Mayo Clinic Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation Update for the Clinician 2023

Scottsdale, AZ US
February 17, 2023 to February 19, 2023

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Division Chairs: Harini Chakkera, M.D., Arizona, LaTonya Hickson M.D., Florida, Martin L. Mai, M.D., Florida and Vesna D. Garovic. M.D., Ph.D., Minnesota 

Course Directors:  Sundararaman Swaminathan, M.B.B.S., M.D., Musab S. Hommos, M.B.B.S., Pooja Budhiraja, M.D., Senaida Behmen, MSN, APRN and Rebecca Corey, Pharm.D., R.Ph

Course Co-Directors: Hatem Amer, M.D., Ladan Zand, M.D., Hani M. Wadei, M.D. and Ivan E. Porter, II, M.D.

February 17-19, 2023 - Scottsdale, Arizona

The Mayo Clinic Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation Update for the Clinician 2023 is a three-day symposium 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 symposium delivers up-to-date and cutting edge information that can be directly integrated into clinical practice.

Course Highlights:

  • Latest evidence-based knowledge in nephrology, hypertension and transplant medicine
  • Audience participation in case-based discussions utilizing interactive case-based approaches
  • Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) Workshop hands-on experience opportunity
  • AMA, ANCC, AAPA, AOA, ACPE credit hours
  • Pharmacology contact hours
  • Networking opportunities
  • Abstract Session

Target Audience

This course is intended for members of the nephrology community, including nephrologists, nephrology trainees, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, internists, primary care physicians, pharmacist and other allied health professionals who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders, and patients with a transplanted kidney or pancreas.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize practice-changing developments in nephrology, hypertension, and transplantation
  • Describe case-based pathology and advances in the clinicopathological diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic glomerulonephritis
  • Outline emerging roles of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors, glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) agonists, and aldosterone antagonists in kidney diseases management
  • Develop diagnostic and treatment approaches for challenging cases of electrolyte disorders
  • Identify new therapies for renal disorders introduced in the past three years
  • Summarize current advances in onco-nephrology
  • Identify innovative dialysis approaches for acute kidney injury
  • Recognize novel payment programs in dialysis
  • Recognize complex clinical presentations of patients with allograft dysfunction
  • Summarize management of immunological and non-immunological risk factors for allograft loss
  • Discuss the role of noninvasive testing in renal allografts
  • Perform point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS)

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Event starts: 
02/17/2023 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/19/2023 - 1:00pm
Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
6333 N Scottsdale Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
United States

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Division Chairs

Harini Chakkera, M.D., Arizona
LaTonya Hickson M.D., Florida
Martin L. Mai, M.D., Florida
Vesna D. Garovic. M.D., Ph.D., Minnesota 

Course Directors

Sundararaman Swaminathan, M.B.B.S., M.D
Musab S. Hommos, M.B.B.S.
Pooja Budhiraja, M.D. 
Senaida Behmen, MSN, APRN
Rebecca Corey, Pharm.D., R.Ph

Course Co-Directors

Hatem Amer, M.D.
Ladan Zand, M.D.
Hani M. Wadei, M.D. 
Ivan E. Porter, II, M.D.
 

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

The course brings together a diverse mix nephrologists, nephrology trainees, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, internists, primary care physicians, pharmacist and other allied health professionals who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders, and patients with a transplanted kidney or pancreas.

If you are interested in exhibiting at this course please email Karen Steele.

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