Vascular Access Cannulation for Home Dialysis

Vascular Access Cannulation for Home Dialysis

10:30 – 12:00

Moderator: Brent Miller, MD

10:30    Overview of Cannulation Techniques – Brent Miller, MD

10:50    Are Buttonholes Making a Comeback?  Maria Camilla Bermudez, MD

11:20    Cannulation Made Easy: Hands-on Demonstration – Michelle Carver, BSN, RN

12:00    Break

Acute Kidney Injury

Acute Kidney Injury

8:00-10:00

8:00     Dialysis Dependent AKI: Conveyer Belt vs Personalized Care?  Charuhas Thakar, MD

8:45     Delivery and Triaging of Dialysis for AKI in Satellite Dialysis Centers – Ian McCoy, MD

9:30     Discussion

10:00    Adjourn

Value-Based Care in Nephrology Part 1

Value-Based Care in Nephrology Part 1 

2:00-4:00

Moderator: Andrew Howard, MD

2:00     What Is Value-based Care? – Terry Ketchersid, MD, MBA

2:30     CMS Voluntary Payment Models: KCF, CKCC – Andrew Howard, MD, FACP

3:00     CMS Mandatory Payment Model: ESRD Treatment Choices – Michael Kraus, MD, FACP

3:30     Panel Discussion – Terry Ketchersid, MD, MBA; Michael Kraus, MD, FACP, Kevin Erickson, MD

4:00     Adjourn

Nuts and Bolts of Urgent Start PD

Nuts and Bolts of Urgent Start PD  

10:30-12:00

Moderator: Nupur Gupta, MD

10:30    Coordination of Care Among Providers: Managing Acute Care Patients – Mihran Naljayan, MD, FASN, FNKF and Michelle Cassin, RN, CPDN

10:10    Catheter Placement – Rajeev Narayan, MD

11:30    Procedures and Protocols – Andrew Wasson, BSN, RN

11:50    Discussion

12:00    Break

Dialysis Treatment Life Plan

Dialysis Treatment Life Plan

4:00-6:00pm

Moderator: Kunal Malhotra, MD

4:00     From CKD Management to Dialysis – Incremental CKD Treatment Plan – Mariana Murea, MD, FASN

4:30     Preservation of Residual Renal Function: How Significant Is This? – Yoshitsugu Obi, MD

5:00     Overcoming Patients’ Resistance to Increasing Dialysis – Thomas Golper, MD

5:30     How to Operationalize Dialysis Facilities to Accommodate Varying Dialysis Schedules – Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD, PhD

6:00     Adjourn

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

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