SCHEDULE

Su 3/17

7:00 AM 7:50 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:50 AM 8:00 AM Introduction & Welcome
Martin Pollak, MD
8:00 AM 9:00 AM State-of-the-Art Approaches to Small-Vessel Vasculitis
Ronald J. Falk, MD
9:00 AM 9:45 AM Prevention and Treatment of Common PD Complications
Adam M. Segal, MD
9:45 AM 10:05 AM Refreshment Break
BURTON D. ROSE, MD, KEYNOTE LECTURE
10:05 AM 11:05 AM Membranous Glomerulopathy, Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis, Minimal Change Disease
Ronald J. Falk, MD
11:05 AM 12:05 PM Optimizing Renal Support in Acute Kidney Injury: Case-Based Discussions
Paul M. Palevsky, MD
12:05 PM 1:20 PM Lunch Break
12:35 PM 1:20 PM Meet-the-Professors: Answering Your Challenging Questions
(bring your lunch)
Ronald J. Falk, MD
Paul M. Palevsky, MD
1:20 PM 2:20 PM IgA Nephropathy and H-S Purpura: Individualizing Therapy
Ronald J. Falk, MD
2:20 PM 3:05 PM Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: Addressing This Common Challenge
Paul M. Palevsky, MD
3:05 PM 3:15 PM Rejuvenation Exercises
3:15 PM 3:35 PM Refreshment Break
3:35 PM 4:15 PM Important Dermatology Essentials: “Never- Miss” Findings
Philip I. Song, MD
4:15 PM 5:00 PM What Urologists Wish Nephrologist Would Know
Peter Steinberg, MD
5:00 PM 5:30 PM Renal Imaging: Essentials for Every Nephrologist
Dinushi S. Perera, MD

M 3/18

7:00 AM 7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
7:30 AM 8:15 AM Acid-Base: Elementary Issues
Michael Emmett, MD
8:15 AM 9:00 AM Acid-Base: Advanced Issues
Michael Emmett, MD
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Relation Between Salt and Water
Richard H. Sterns, MD
10:00 AM 10:20 AM Refreshment Break
10:20 AM 11:20 AM Workshop: Fluid and Electrolytes
Richard H. Sterns, MD
11:20 AM 12:05 PM Test Your Knowledge: Cases and Discussion
Stewart H. Lecker, MD, PhD
12:05 PM 1:20 PM Lunch Break
12:35 PM 1:20 PM Meet-the-Professors: Answering Your Challenging Questions
(bring your lunch)
Richard H. Sterns, MD
Michael Emmett, MD
1:20 PM 2:20 PM Workshop: Acid-Base Clinical Cases
Michael Emmett, MD
2:20 PM 3:05 PM Disorders of Potassium Balance: A Comprehensive Primer
Richard H. Sterns, MD
3:05 PM 3:15 PM Rejuvenation Exercises
3:15 PM 3:30 PM Refreshment Break
3:30 PM 4:30 PM The Management of the Incidentally Discovered Adrenal Mass
Anand Vaidya, MD, MMSc
4:30 PM 5:30 PM Endocrine Hypertension: Primary Aldosteronism and Pheochromocytoma
Anand Vaidya, MD, MMSc

T 3/19

7:00 AM 7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
7:30 AM 8:45 AM Pathology and Mechanisms of Glomerular Diseases
Helmut G. Rennke, MD
8:45 AM 9:30 AM Advanced Kidney Disease in Vulnerable Patients: Prognosis and Treatment Decision Conversations
Robert A. Cohen, MD, MSc
9:30 AM 9:50 AM Refreshment Break
9:50 AM 10:50 AM Immunosuppressive Management in Acute Infection and Malignancy in Renal Transplantation
Daniel C. Brennan, MD, FACP
10:50 AM 12:05 PM Update on Renal Artery Disease and Resistant Hypertension
Marc A. Pohl, MD
12:05 PM 1:20 PM Lunch Break
12:35 PM 1:20 PM Meet-the-Professors: Answering Your Challenging Questions
(bring your lunch)
Daniel C. Brennan, MD, FACP
Marc A. Pohl, MD
1:20 PM 2:20 PM Overview of Renal Transplant Rejection: Pathology, Diagnosis, Treatment and Outcomes
Daniel C. Brennan, MD, FACP
2:20 PM 3:20 PM Demystifying Genetics in the Renal Clinic: A Practical Approach
Martin Pollak, MD
3:20 PM 3:30 PM Rejuvenation Exercises
3:30 PM 3:45 PM Refreshment Break
3:45 PM 4:45 PM Unraveling the Mechanisms of Tubulointerstitial Injury
Melanie P. Hoenig, MD
4:45 PM 5:45 PM Management of the Failing Kidney: Best Practices for Care
Martha Pavlakis, MD

W 3/20

7:00 AM 7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
7:30 AM 8:30 AM Updates on the Management of Chronic Kidney Disease
Bradley M. Denker, MD
8:30 AM 9:15 AM Workshop: Challenging Cases in Glomerular Disease
Helmut G. Rennke, MD
9:15 AM 10:15 AM Noninfectious Complications of Renal Transplant
Martha Pavlakis, MD
10:15 AM 10:30 AM Refreshment Break
10:30 AM 11:30 AM Maintenance Immunosuppression in Renal Transplantation
Martha Pavlakis, MD
11:30 AM 12:30 PM Management of Polycystic Kidney Disease
Theodore I. Steinman, MD
12:30 PM 1:30 PM Controversial Issues in the Treatment of Mild Hypertension
Bradley M. Denker, MD

Th 3/21

7:00 AM 7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
7:30 AM 8:30 AM Advances in Phosphate Homeostasis Management
Myles S. Wolf, MD, MMSc
8:30 AM 9:30 AM Management of Hypertension in Nephropathy and Diabetes: An Update
George L. Bakris, MD, FASH, FASN
9:30 AM 9:50 AM Refreshment Break
9:50 AM 10:50 AM Management of Nondiabetic Chronic Kidney Disease
George L. Bakris, MD, FASH, FASN
10:50 AM 11:15 AM Amyloidosis?
Lauren D. Stern, MD
11:15 AM 12:00 PM Case-Based Clinical Questions
Robert S. Brown, MD
12:00 PM 1:15 PM Lunch Break
12:30 PM 1:15 PM Meet-the-Professors: Answering Your Challenging Questions (bring your lunch)
George L. Bakris, MD, FASH, FASN
Robert S. Brown, MD
1:15 PM 2:00 PM What’s New? Current Controversies in Salt and Water
Mark L. Zeidel, MD
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Case-Based Workshop: Problems in Dialysis
John Danziger, MD
3:00 PM 3:10 PM Rejuvenation Exercises
3:10 PM 3:30 PM Refreshment Break
3:30 PM 4:30 PM Treating Lupus Nephritis in 2018
Gerald B. Appel, MD
4:30 PM 5:30 PM Diagnosis and Management of Thrombotic Microangiopathies
Gerald B. Appel, MD
5:30 PM 5:55 PM Ophthalmology Update for the Nephrologist
Deborah S. Jacobs, MD

F 3/22

7:00 AM 7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
7:30 AM 8:30 AM A Comprehensive Look at Renal Stones: Strategies and Treatment Options
Gary C. Curhan, MD, ScD
8:30 AM 9:15 AM Selected Management Issues in Nephrotic Syndrome
Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS
9:15 AM 9:45 AM Refreshment Break
9:45 AM 10:45 AM Renal Aspects of Dysproteinemias
Gerald B. Appel, MD
10:45 AM 11:45 AM Diuretic Strategies in CNF, NS, Cirrhosis and CKD
Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS
11:45 AM 12:45 PM Case-Based Workshop: Challenging Glomerular Biopsy Cases
Gerald B. Appel, MD
12:45 PM 2:00 PM Lunch Break
1:15 PM 2:00 PM Meet-the-Professors: Answering Your Challenging Questions (bring your lunch)
Gerald B. Appel, MD
Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS
2:00 PM 2:45 PM Hemodialysis Delivery: Complications and the Barriers to Adequate Dialysis
Mark E. Williams, MD, FACP, FASN
2:45 PM 3:45 PM Renal Disease and Pregnancy
Ravi I. Thadhani, MD, MPH
3:45 PM 4:45 PM AV Access: Issues and Challenges
Amy R. Evenson, MD, MPH

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