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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
Webinar: Acute Kidney Injury: Drugs, Prostates, and the Mysterious Unknown
A patient arrives to clinic. The creatinine is elevated. What are the next best evaluations? Should you hold medications? Do you obtain imaging? We will review a basic approach to acutely declined kidney function, interpretation of fundamental tests and guidance for when to refer.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date September 16, 2021
Webinar: Renal Replacement Options
In 2020, CMS introduced a new kidney initiative to increase the number of patients on home dialysis and transplant. The available modalities vary by region and planning requires significant planning and coordination with a broad team of care providers.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.00
Event date October 21, 2021
Webinar: Kidney Transplants: Myth Busting
Second in our series on Kidney replacement options, this talk will dispel common misperceptions about who can receive a kidney transplant, barriers to transplant, when to refer and how transplant evaluations are accomplished.   
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.00
Event date November 18, 2021
Webinar: The Dialysis Patient: The Role of the Primary Care Provider
Dialysis patients require close coordination of care between their primary care provider, nephrologists, pharmacists, nutritionists, and case managers. This lecture will review the importance of the community care provider and how they can help optimize the care of end stage kidney patients. 
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date December 16, 2021
Webinar: New Diabetic Treatments: The Role of SGLT2 inhibitors
In the past several years, multiple studies have now demonstrated a cardiovascular and kidney benefit with the use of SGLT2 inhibitors. This lecture will review who should be initiated and common side effects to be monitored.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Diabetes
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date May 20, 2021
Webinar: Direct Oral Anti-Coagulants: Roles and Risks in CKD
Multiple new agents for chronic anticoagulations are now available. This lecture will review their use and safety in CKD patients, recommended dosing adjustments and potential complications.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date June 17, 2021