Nephrology and Transplantation for the Clinician - Online CME Course
Course Director: Hatem Amer, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Nephrology and Hypertension
Available until March 13, 2025 - Online CME Course
This online CME course was derived from the Mayo Clinic's Division of Nephrology and Hypertension’s 19th Annual Update Course held via livestream in Feb. 2021. This course covers a broad range of various topics relevant to practicing nephrology/hypertension/kidney transplant providers with a focus on recent developments in the field.
The course is designed for nephrologists, transplant surgeons, hematologists, oncologists, internists, primary care physicians, family practice physicians, other specialists, medical trainees, and advanced practice professionals who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders and kidney and/or pancreas transplants. Those who take care of cancer patients and would like to know more about the risks to renal function and transplant options due to kidney failure, may find this course of interest.
Upon conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize recent developments and challenges in managing resistant hypertension.
- Construct a management plan for hypertension complicating pregnancy.
- Describe the current potential of regenerative medicine.
- Define the role of genetic testing in chronic kidney disease and transplantation.
Utilization of this Mayo Clinic online (enduring materials) course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be in this course.
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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 10.75 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 10.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
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.
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- 10.75 ABIM
- 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 10.75 ANCC
- 10.75 Attendance