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Kevin Erickson, MD, MS
Target Audience and Needs
Nephrologists, nephrology fellows and residents, medical students, healthcare providers in related disciplines, and kidney researchers need to receive regular updates on recent advances in the field of nephrology. Case presentations, research updates, and topic-specific lectures will serve as an impetus for discussion of the latest breakthroughs in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of kidney diseases. The aim of the series is to expand clinical knowledge, disseminate current best clinical practices, foster greater collaboration among practitioners at all levels, enhance the quality of nephrology care, and improve patient outcomes.
Educational methods will include lectures.
At the conclusion of the sessions, the participants should be able to:
- Identify new evidence-based research findings that can be incorporated into clinical practice.
- Evaluate innovative technologies and therapies aimed at the diagnosis and management of kidney diseases.
- Review and apply current clinical guidelines to improve the care of patients with kidney disease.
- Foster greater communication and collaboration among all healthcare professionals in the field of nephrology.
Participants may be asked to complete a session evaluation.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.