May 18, 2018
7:00am – 5:00pm
Westin Oaks Houston at the Galleria
5011 Westheimer at Post Oak
Houston, TX 77056
This activity seeks to provide physicians, physician assistants, nurses, dietitians, social workers, dialysis technicians, and other clinical professionals with an update on chronic kidney disease and its co-morbidities as well as strategies that can be utilized in their practice to help improve patient outcomes.
Earn up to 7.0 CME/CE Credits/Contact Hours!
- Physician Assistants
- Socials Workers
- Dialysis Technicians
- Transplant Coordinators
7:00am - 7:55am:
Registration/Continental breakfast/Exhibit Hall
7:55am - 8:00am:
8:00am - 9:15am:
Costs of CKD
9:15am - 10:30am:
Home Dialysis: Context, Comparison, and Choice
10:30am - 11:00am:
Break: Visit the Exhibit Hall
11:00am - 12:00pm:
The Diabetic Renal Patient: Using a Fun Approach to Good Health
11:00am - 12:00pm:
12:00pm - 1:15pm:
Lunch/Visit the Exhibit Hall
1:15pm - 2:30pm:
Managing Diversity and Inclusion in Healthcare 101
Otis Felton, MBA
2:30pm - 3:30pm:
3:30pm - 3:45pm:
Afternoon Break/Exhibit Hall
3:45 pm - 4:45pm:
Empowered Kidney Care
4:45 pm - 5:00pm:
- Early Bird Registration: $95 (Deadline 4/20/18)
- Regular: $115 (Deadline 5/17/18)
- Onsite Registration: $135
- Click here for Online registration
214-351-2393 ext 655
In support of improving patient care, the National Kidney Foundation is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team
The National Kidney Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The National Kidney Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Dialysis Technicians
Awarded 7.0 contact hours of continuing nursing education.
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.
The National Kidney Foundation is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).
The National Kidney Foundation Council of Nephrology Social Workers, Provider #1014, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. The National Kidney Foundation Council of Nephrology Social Workers maintains responsibility for the program.
Licensed social workers should contact their individual jurisdiction to review current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.
The activity is pending approval with the American Board for Transplant Certification.