Nephrology: Past, Present and Future


Date & Location
Saturday, September 9, 2017 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM   Walther Hall (R3), Indianapolis, IN

Specialties
Nephrology

Overview

A special CME course celebrating the past, present and future of patient care in celebration of the 50th anniversary of dialysis in the State of Indiana and the 50th anniversary of the IU Division of Nephrology.  The speakers will review the major scientific and therapeutic advances in the past 50 years, discuss current therapies, and provide a glimpse of what the future may hold in innovative treatments. 

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Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  1. Determine the optimal management for anemia of CKD and CKD-MBD.
  2. Recognize the changes in organ allocation policy for kidney transplantation in USA.
  3. Discuss the role of microscopic imaging in research, drug discovery and therapeutic approaches to diseases.
  4. Identify the use of pharmacogenomics testing to inform clinical practice.
  5. Recall the role of population health in health delivery.

Accreditation

The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

The Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of  3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact the CME office at 317-274-0104 or cme@iu.edu. One week advance notice will allow us to provide seamless access. Please ensure to specify the accommodations you need in order to participate.