16th Annual Joint Meeting of the Upstate and Western New York Councils on Renal Nutrition

October 14, 2020

Thank you for attending 16th Annual Joint Meeting of the Upstate and Western New York Councils on Renal Nutrition on Wednesday October 14, 2020.

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Target Audience

  • Dietitians

Learning Objectives

  • Describe phosphate binding equivalency dose (PBED) and use the PBED to determine dose changes
  • Discuss an emerging medical treatment for phosphate management and current research into the ideal serum phosphate ranges 
  • Discuss the prevalence of obesity and its impact on the CKD patient
  • Identify the treatment options available for CKD patients suffering from obesity
  • Identify the potential role of bariatric surgery in the CKD patient
  • Describe how chronic kidney disease impacts mental health issues and culture, and how to manage chronic illness with a mental health illness
  • Discuss tools to help improve communication around kidney disease and nutrition for a culturally aware/ sensitive perspective
  • Describe the general features of the nephritic and nephritic syndromes and medical complications that are unique to nephrotic syndrom
  • Differentiate the common nutritional management strategies in patients with non-immune related chronic kidney disease to those for patients with chronic glomerular disease
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 Attendance
  • 4.00 CDR CPEUs
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/14/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/14/2020 - 3:00pm


  The National Kidney Foundation is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on          Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 4.0 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) for completion of this activity/material.

   This activity is available for credit through October 14, 2020.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 Attendance
  • 4.00 CDR CPEUs


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