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Onco-Nephrology Symposium 2021

October 8, 2021 to October 9, 2021

This course is being offered as Livestream Only.

Course Director: Nelson Leung, M.D.

October 8 - 9, 2021 - Mayo Clinic - Rochester Minnesota

The purpose of the symposium is to introduce the latest updates and advances in the field of onco-nephrology with the intent of boosting knowledge and confidence in the provider that cares for patients with cancer related kidney disease. The best practices and management of cancer related kidney diseases will be presented by national and international experts. Topics include, overcoming nephrotoxicity of chemotherapeutic agents, principles of drug dosing in patients with chronic kidney disease, patients with dialysis dependent end stage renal disease, and much more. The interactive format encourages an environment where participants can exchange ideas with the experts.

Target Audience

This symposium is intended for physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, medical students and other healthcare professionals in nephrology, hematology, oncology, hospital medicine, and internal medicine.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify and diagnose acute kidney injury caused by chemotherapeutic agents
  • Describe the diagnostic evaluation and management of electrolyte abnormalities in patients with cancer
  • Describe epidemiology and new treatment paradigms in patients with monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance and myeloma cast nephropathy
  • Review dosing of chemotherapy in patients with chronic kidney disease or dialysis dependent end stage kidney disease
  • Review renal replacement therapy and kidney transplantation
  • Examine overcoming nephrotoxicity of check point inhibitors

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
Available credit: 
  • 8.00 ABIM
  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 8.00 ANCC
  • 8.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
10/08/2021 - 12:55pm
Event ends: 
10/09/2021 - 12:15pm

Program subject to change.
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Schedule reflects Central Standard Time (CT)

Internet Live Activity
Rochester, MN 55905
United States
Course Director
Nelson Leung, M.D.


Guest Faculty
 Ala Abudayyeh, M.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX
 Andrea Havasi, M.D.
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
 Kenar Dinesh Jhaveri, M.D.
Northwell Health
Great Neck, NY
 Abhijat Kitchlu, M.D.
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
 Sheron Latcha, M.D.
Memorial Sloan Ketterling Cancer Center
New York, NY


Mayo Clinic Faculty
 Mariam (Priya) P. Alexander, M.D. Brian A. Costello, M.D.
 Mireille El Ters, M.D. Stephen B. Erickson, M.D.
 Heidi D. Finnes, Pharm.D., R.Ph. Sandra M. Herrmann, M.D.
 Lisa A. Kottschade, APRN, C.N.P. Yi Lin, M.D., Ph.D.
 Sandhya Manohar, M.B.B.S. Svetomir N. Markovic, M.D., Ph.D.
 Samih H. Nasr, M.D.  


Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statements: 

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other (live and livestream) activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 8.00 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.  It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.  

Participation information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 8.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

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

Available Credit

  • 8.00 ABIM
  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 8.00 ANCC
  • 8.00 Attendance

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