Mayo Clinic Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation Update for the Clinician 2023
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
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.
- 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
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.
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.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
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.