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Diabetes: Treatment and CKD
This interdisciplinary program will enhance the knowledge base of learner regarding the interactions of Diabetes Mellitus (DM) and CKD including ways to slow/stop progression of CKD as well as the importance of early and timely referral to nephrology.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Diabetes
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
Evidence-Based Interventions for Metabolic Acidosis: Slowing Progression of CKD
This online course will discuss the different pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic mechanisms to impact acid-base balance, allowing providers to improve clinical decision-making for CKD patients.Supported by an educational grant from Tricida, Inc.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Electrolytes/Acid-Base
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
Improving Renal Outcomes in Fabry Disease
Fabry disease is a genetic disorder that is associated with numerous complications and typically involves multiple specialty interventions, including nephrology. This online program will discuss the pathophysiology of Fabry disease, including its impact on the kidney.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
Transplanting New Guidelines into Practice in Hepatorenal Syndrome and Acute Kidney Injury (HRS/AKI) – Everything is Fixed, Right?
This online course will discuss current practical evidence in differential identification of HRS/AKI versus other AKI etiologies, and proactive application of pharmacotherapy to maintain renal function, reverse HRS, and improve patient outcomes in cirrhosis and liver failure.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.50
What's New in Hyperkalemia Management
This online activity aims to prepare clinicians with the necessary knowledge, skills, and performance measures to build up their confidence in comprehensive management of patients with Hyperkalemia of CKD, ESRD and translate the benefits of emerging treatment options into better patient outcomes.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
Iron Deficiency Anemia in Adults with Non-Dialysis CKD
This online course will address the management of iron deficiency anemia in patients with non -dialysis chronic kidney disease (ND-CKD). Content will focus on iron abnormalities in metabolism in CKD, as well as strategies for the assessment of iron deficiency anemia in ND-CKD patients.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Anemia
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
Insights into the Management of ADPKD: Slowing Disease Progression
The goal of this online educational activity is to positively impact the care of patients with ADPKD by providing expert insight into recent advances in prognostication and treatment.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
2021 Virtual Primary Care Strategies for Kidney Disease Series
This virtual series will update providers and other health professionals on best practices and recommendations for caring for patients with chronic kidney disease in the primary care setting.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** See program for all credit information
Webinar: Hyperkalemia: Old problem, New Therapies
Hyperkalemia is a common occurrence for diabetic and CKD patients and can limit the use of other important medications (ACEi and ARB’s). We will review new agents that can be used to treat chronic hyperkalemia, preferred dosing and common side effects. 
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Electrolytes/Acid-Base
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date July 15, 2021
Webinar: Gout and CKD: Risks and Management
Gout attacks can cause significant pain and life disruptions. But did you know that elevated uric acid levels are also associated with chronic kidney disease? Reductions in GFR make hyperuricemia nearly invariable. Treatment of gout attacks in a CKD patient can also be challenging.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date August 19, 2021

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