Renal Roundtable Series: CKD, Diabetes and Hypertension: Trials and Tribulations

Thank you for your interest in the Renal Roundtable Series. Our November 9th program is full. Please save the date for our next program in the Series, February 22, 2018 – Intolerance in Kidney Transplantation led by Dr. John Scandling, MD of Stanford University Medical Center.

This unique dinner series provides a networking opportunity among colleagues in the field of nephrology, compelling presentations by thought leaders in chronic kidney disease, and an opportunity for group discussion following the presentation.

This program is intended for physicians (all specialties and primary care) and advanced practitioners. The evening's Renal Roundtable program, including dinner, is complimentary to attendees. Space is limited, registration required for each of the three evening series.

Session 2:
November 9th, 2017 at 5:30 pm
Topic: CKD, Diabetes and Hypertension: Trials and Tribulations
Led by: Dr. Michael Choi, MD, President and Chair, NKF Scientific Advisory Board, Clinical Director at John Hopkins University School of Medicine

New therapies for diabetes and targets for hypertension management may impact cardiovascular disease outcomes and progression of chronic kidney disease. Dr. Choi will review some of the latest trials in diabetes, hypertension as well as other factors which might alter CKD and cardiovascular outcomes in our patients.

Michael ChoiDr. Michael Choi is an associate professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and also serves as the President of the National Kidney Foundation. He served as nephrology fellowship director from 1996-2009 and is now clinical director. Dr. Choi graduated from Yale University, and attended medical school and completed internal medicine training at Johns Hopkins. He completed his nephrology fellowship training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Please CLICK HERE to register to attend. Space is limited.

Sponsorship opportunities available. Please contact JoAnna.Rogers@kidney.org or 913.262.1551 ext. 473 for questions.

 

This program is sponsored by:

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 5:30pm
JoAnna Rogers
Email: 
JoAnna.Rogers@kidney.org
Phone: 
(913) 262-1551 ext. 473