The Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Pattern Study (DOPPS) Program Continues to Grow

CME/CE Activity

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation*, an accredited provider by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) and an accredited provider by the Association for Social Work Boards (ASWB) to provide continuing education to physicians, nurses/dialysis technicians, dietitians and social workers respectively. In addition, individual activities are approved on an activity specific basis for family physicians, advanced practitioners (nurse practitioners and physician assistants), pharmacists, certified case managers, certified rehabilitation counselors, and other specialties.

*Activity approvals: Prior to January 2012 through the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA); January 2012-December 2012 through the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA).

Available through
Mar 15, 2019
This activity will present the learner with information from the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Pattern Study (DOPPS) Program. Findings from studies/patient reported data will be presented from the Chronic Kidney Disease Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (CKDopps), as well as preliminary results from the first year of the international Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (PDOPPS). The most up-to-date trends in US hemodialysis care and the patient experience, with a focus on the ESRD transition period will also be discussed.
Approved for: 1.5 **
Faculty: Bruce Robinson, MD; Daniel Weiner, MD, MS, FNKF; Francesca Tentori, MD; Jeffrey Perl, MD, SM, FRCP(C)
Cost: Free for NKF Members / $25 for non-members