Council on Renal Nutrition of New England Fall Conference

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
College of the Holy Cross, Hogan Center
1 College St. 4th Floor, Suite A/B/C
Worcester, MA

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Participants can earn up to 6.25 CPEUs!

Agenda

7:30-8:15AM:

Registration, Vendor Exhibits, and Continental Breakfast

8:15-8:30AM:

Opening Remarks/Business Meeting
Jessica Prohn, MS, RD, CSR, CRNNE Chair 2016-2017

8:30–9:30AM:

Hyperparathyroidism & Renal Failure: It's Maladaptive and What Should We Do About It?
Peter Juergensen, PA-C,

9:30-10:30AM:

Plant Based Diets in CKD: What is the Evidence?
Lea Borgi, MD

10:45-11:00AM:

Break and Vendor Exhibits

11:00AM-12:00PM:

Keepin' it "Renal" for the Kids: Nutritional Management of Kidney Disease in Pediatrics
Kyle Lamprecht, MS, RD, CSP, CSR, CD-N

12:00-1:00PM:

Lunch

12:45-1:00PM:

NKF Update

1:00-2:00PM:

 *Entity of Malnutrition & CKD
Susan Smith, MS, RD, CDE

2:00-2:15PM:

Break/  Vendor Exhibits

2:15-3:15PM:

Learn, Laugh, Love
Beth Morlang, RD, LD

3:15-3:30PM:

Closing Remarks
Jessica Prohn, MS, RD, CSR, CRNNE Chair 2016-2017

*Pre-approved AND-CDR session

Accreditation Information

Dietitian

The National Kidney Foundation is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).

Registration Fees

  • Early Bird Registration: (Deadline 9/30/17)
    • NKF Members: $60
    • Non-NKF members: $70
    • Students/Interns: $35
  • Regular:
    • NKF Members: $75
    • Non-NKF members: $85
    • Students/Interns: $35

Planning Committee

Jessica Prohn, MS, RD, CSR, LDN
Dana Trotta, RD, LDN
Maria Silvestri, RD, LDN
Shirley Brown, MS, RDN, LDN
Donna Hartford, RD, LD
Mallory Rodriguez, MS, RD
Belinda Shanely, MS, RD, CD-N

Directions to Hogan Campus Center

From the East and West (Boston, Hartford and New York)

Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) Take Exit 10 to I-290 East toward Worcester. Take Exit 11 (College Square/Southbridge Street) off I-290. Cross over to the right lane immediately after coming off the ramp to College Square. Take the first right (before the traffic light) onto College Street. Proceed up the hill, past the Main Gate and enter the last gate on the left, Gate 7. The Hogan Campus Center is the second building on the left with the large silver cross on it. Visitor parking is in the center lots, turn right to enter parking lot. You will enter the Hogan Campus Center on the 3rd floor. You may take the stairs up one flight, Suite A is at the top of the stairs or take elevator to the 4th floor and follow signs to the Suite A.

From the North

I-495 South to I-290 West, Exit 25B. From I-290 West take Exit 11 (College Square, Southbridge Street). Bear left coming off the ramp onto Southbridge Street. Take the first right (before the traffic light) onto College Street. Proceed up the hill, past the Main Gate and enter the last gate on the left, Gate 7. The Hogan Campus Center is the second building on the left with the large silver cross on it. Visitor parking is in the center lots, turn right to enter parking lot. You will enter the Hogan Campus Center on the 3rd floor. You may take the stairs up one flight, Suite A is at the top of the stairs or take elevator to the 4th floor and follow signs to the Suite A.

From the Southeast

I-495 North to Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) Take Exit 10 to I-290 East toward Worcester. Take Exit 11 (College Square/Worcester) off I-290. Cross over to the right lane immediately after coming off the ramp to College Square. Take the first right (before the traffic light) onto College Street. Proceed up the hill, past the Main Gate and enter the last gate on the left, Gate 7. The Hogan Campus Center is the second building on the left with the large silver cross on it. Visitor parking is in the center lots, turn right to enter parking lot. You will enter the Hogan Campus Center on the 3rd floor. You may take the stairs up one flight, Suite A is at the top of the stairs or take elevator to the 4th floor and follow signs to the Suite A.

From the South (Providence, Rhode Island)

Route 146 North to Exit 12, McKeon Road/College Square. Take left off ramp and follow signs for I-290 West/College Square. Left at traffic light on McKeon Road. Follow overpass through several sets of lights and proceed straight up hill. Take left after fire station into Holy Cross on Loyola Road. Follow left curve which becomes McCarthy Lane. Continue up hill to upper campus. Visitor parking is straight ahead in the center lots in front of Hogan. Please do not park in any of the side parking lots posted with white and green signs designating Student and Faculty/Staff parking only. You will enter the Hogan Campus Center on the 3rd floor. You may take the stairs up one flight, Suite A is at the top of the stairs or take elevator to the 4th floor and follow signs to the Suite A.

Questions? Contact:

Stacey Senat
(508) 907-6030 ext 333
stacey.senat@kidney.org

Wed, 10/04/2017 -
7:30am to 3:30pm
Stacey Senat
Email: 
Stacey.Senat@kidney.org
Phone: 
(508) 907-6030 ext 333