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Nephrology Essentials
Nephrology Essentials is an online synopsis of peer-reviewed, guideline-driven educational series developed by the NKF Council of Advanced Practitioners (NKF/CAP) to address the management of the kidney patient.  
Target audience
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Anemia
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Dialysis
  • Electrolytes/Acid-Base
  • Hypertension
  • Mineral and Bone Disorders
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
  • Patient Safety
  • Pharmacology
  • Primary Care
  • Professional Development
  • Psychosocial
  • Transplantation
Credits** See program for all credit information
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
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
Management of Anemia in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: Challenges and Emerging Strategies
This online activity will address the challenges and emerging strategies for the management of anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Content will focus on the mechanisms of anemia in CKD, as well as the benefits and risks of the current standard of care for anemia in CKD.
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
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
Webinar: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Arming Clinicians with Meaningful Solutions
The goal of this webinar is to understand the challenges of assessment and management of patients with SLE with a focus on strategies for making treatment decisions and long-term management.  Supported by an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.00
Event date December 9, 2020