Phosphate and Beyond

12:30-2:00 pm

Phosphate and Beyond

Moderator:  Karen Wiesen, MS, RD

12:30    Moving Beyond Phosphate Binders: Is it Possible? – Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD PhD

1:00     All You Need to Understand about Phosphate Removal on HD – Richard Sherman, MD

1:30    Do Plant-Based Diets Provide Adequate Nutrition and Better Phosphate Control in Dialysis Patients? – Shivam Joshi, MD

2:00     Break

Innovative Approaches in Nutritional Management of CKD

12:30-2:00 pm

Innovative Approaches in Nutritional Management of CKD

Moderator: John Daugirdas, MD

12:30    Potassium Homeostasis in CKD – Biff Palmer, MD

1:00     Plant-based Diet and Mortality in Dialysis Patients – Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD, PhD

1:30     Pearls for Managing Hyperkalemia with Newer Potassium Binders – Roberto Pecoits Filho, MD

2:00     Break

Implementing Evidence-based Clinical Practice

Implementing Evidence-based Clinical Practice

Presented in Cooperation with Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO)

12:30-2:00pm

Moderator: Ramesh Khanna, MD

12:30    Dialysis Initiation – Laura Dember, MD

12:55    Home Dialysis – Jeffrey Perl, MD

1:20     Symptom-based Complications in Dialysis – Sarah Davison, MD

1:45      Discussion

2:00      Break

PD Access Management

PD Access Management

12:30-2:00pm

Moderator: George Jarad, MD

12:30    PD Access Placement Techniques: Surgical, Laparoscopic, Percutaneous Techniques – John Crabtree, MD

1:15     Trouble Shooting a Non-functioning PD Catheter – Nupur Gupta, MD

1:45     Q and A

2:00     Break

Educating Patients and Care Providers

Educating Patients and Care Providers

1:30-3:30pm

Moderator: Graham Abra, MD

1:30     Advancing American Kidney Health Improve Engagement between Patients and Providers – Eugene Lin, MD

2:00     National Kidney Disease Education Program (NKDE) and Alternative Models: What Works Best? – Vanessa Ratcliff, FNP-BC, CNN

2:30     Kidney Life Plan: An Effective Tool in Making the Right Decisions – Dori Schatell, MS

3:00     Home Dialysis Project ECHO Program – Christopher Chan, MD

3:30     Break

Palliative Care in Nephrology 

Palliative Care in Nephrology

Moderators: Mary Beth Callahan, ACSW/LCSW-APHSW-C and Lisa Koester, MSN, RN

12:30-2:00 pm

12:30     What, When and How of Palliative Care for Adults with Kidney Disease – Debra Hain, PhD, ARNP, AGPCNP-BC, FAANP, FNKF

1:00     Delivering Palliative Care in Dialysis: It’s a Team Effort – LaVonne Burrows, MSN, RN

1:20     A Family Member’s Perspective on Palliative Care – Sue Shirk and Marcos Rothstein, MD

1:40     Q and A

2:00     Break

Key Components to a Successful Home Program

Key Components to a Successful Home Program

11:30-1:00 pm

Moderator: Ramesh Khanna, MD

11:30    Integrating Urgent Start PD and Support Team: Making it Work – Shani Shastri, MD

12:10    Remote Patient Management – Compliance Management – Vikram Aggarwal, MD

12:50    Discussion

1:00     Break

Anemia of CKD

12:30-2:00 pm

Anemia of CKD

Moderator: Jeffrey Berns, MD

12:30    Functional Iron Deficiency: Do We Understand it Better in 2022? – Jodie Babitt, MD

1:00     Oral vs. Iron Therapy in CKD: Have We Advanced our Understanding? – Csaba Covesdy, MD, FASN

1:30     HIF-PH Inhibitors: Do Specific Patient Sub-populations Matter? – Jay Wish, MD

2:00     Break

Session 2          Practical Implementation of Kidney Health Initiative (KHI):  Focus on the Patient

Session 2          Practical Implementation of Kidney Health Initiative (KHI):  Focus on the Patient

12:30-2:00 PM

Moderator:  Joel Glickman, MD

12:30    Patient-centric PD Prescriptions – Emilie Trinh, MD

12:55    Managing PD Patients in Under-resourced Communities – Jennifer Shen, MD

1:20     Roundtable: Patient Perspectives: How Can the Health Care Team Do Better?

Moderator: Jeffrey Perl, MD

Panel: Annette Spence, Curtis Warfield, Patrick Gee, Derek Forfang

2:00     Break