Series date: 
07/01/2023 - 7:00am CDT to 06/30/2024 - 4:00pm CDT
Location

Please check the individual session for location or broadcast availability.  


Frequency

Weekly


Series Director

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

Educational methods will include lectures.


Objectives

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.

Evaluation

Participants may be asked to complete a session evaluation.


Accreditation/Credit Designation

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.


Series Coordinator 
Tammie Thomas
tammiet.thomas@bcm.edu
713.798.8685
Series location: 
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Alkek Building for Biomedical Research, Room R708
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Sessions

Session Date
New Frontiers in Vascular Access: The Role of Endovascular Arteriovenous Fistula Creation in Hemodialysis 01/24/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CST
Renal Genetics Practice: What We Have Learned 01/31/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CST
Kidney Biopsy Conference 02/07/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CST
Cannabis and Kidney Disease 02/21/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CST
Innovations in Dialysis Access: The Future Is Now 02/28/2024 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm CST
Kidney Biopsy Conference 03/06/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CST
In With the New, While Managing the Old: Hepatorenal Syndrome-Acute Kidney Injury 03/27/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CDT
Kidney Biopsy Conference 04/03/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CDT
Intradialytic Blood Pressure Management: Is There a Safe Zone? 04/17/2024 - 4:15pm to 5:15pm CDT

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