Session 2 

Session 2 

Moderator: Steven Alexander, MD; Amy Nau, MBA, MSN, RN, CNN, NE-BC

12:30 pm Cardiovascular Complications 

1:00 pm Pediatric Dialysis Nutrition Guidelines 

1:30 pm Growth and Growth Hormone Therapy

Palliative Care in Nephrology 

12:30-2:00 pm

Palliative Care in Nephrology 

  • What, When and How of Palliative Care for Kidney Patients (When to approach patients, who should do it)
  • Delivering Palliative Care in Dialysis: It’s a Team Effort 
    • Palliative vs Hospice Care:  What Is the Difference?
  • A Family Member’s Perspective on Palliative Care

Phosphate and Beyond

12:30-2:00 pm

Phosphate and Beyond

  • How to Manage a Case of Refractory Hyperphosphatemia on Dialysis.
  • Pearls for Diagnosing and Treating Osteoporosis in CKD
  • Calcimimetics in CKD: Where Do They Stand in 2022?

An Update on AKI 

12:30-2:00 pm

An Update on AKI 

  • Sepsis Related AKI in Covid 19: How Is It Different?
  • Anticoagulation Strategies in CRRT for Covid 19 Patients
  • CRRT in Patients on ECMO  
  • Controversies in AKI: Takeaways from the 2020 KDIGO Conference

PD Access Management

12:30-2:00 pm

PD Access Management

  • PD Access Placement Techniques:  Surgical, Laparoscopic, Percutaneous Techniques 
  • Engaging Surgeons and Interventional Radiologists in Managing Catheter Problems
  • Trouble shooting a Non-functioning PD Catheter