Prevent Kidney Disease
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The Primary Care Education conference will update the busy health care provider on methods of identification and intervention to delay the progression of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Primary care physicians and other health care professionals will be invited to hear experts on different topics concerning CKD.
Target Audience: Physicians, Family Physicians, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners.
7:30am - 8:00am Registration, breakfast, exhibits and welcome
8:00am - 9:00am CKD Guidelines Update - Robert Golder, MD - Midwest Nephrology Consultants
9:00am - 10:00am Acute Kidney Disease - Robert Golder, MD - Midwest Nephrology Consultants
10:00am - 10:15am Break
10:15am - 11:15am Health Literacy - Molly Cahill, ANP
11:15am - 12:15pm The Role of Food Additives in Kidney Disease - Adam Whaley-Connell, DO - University of Missouri Columbia
12:15pm - 12:30pm Break
12:30pm - 1:30pm Treating Pediatric Renal Disorders following Transition to Adult Care - Vimal Chadha, MD - Children's Mercy Hospital
1:30pm - 2:00pm Q&A, closing comments, and evaluations
Join us on June 21, 2013, from 7:30AM-2:00PM for a CME/CE Symposia at the Embassy Suites on the Plaza located at 220 W. 43rd St. Kansas City, MO 64111.
A block of rooms have been set aside for any out-of-towners interested in joining us. To receive this rate, please contact the Embassy Suites directly at (816) 756-1720 and let them know you are with the National Kidney Foundation group.
Please click here to register online.
The National Kidney Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
This program will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Dialysis Clinic, Inc. - A Non-Profit Corporation
BlueCross BlueShield of Kansas City
This course may receive support, in part, by educational grants from industry. At this time, a complete listing of commercial supporters is not available. Appropriate acknowledgment will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.