Virtual: Moving Past the Pandemic – Prevention, Treatment and Solutions

March 11, 2021 to March 12, 2021

This two-day symposium is designed for nephrologists, general internists, fellows, residents, physician assistants, nephrology nurses, technicians, nurse practitioners, social works, renal and clinical dietitians and transplant coordinators. Featuring nationally recognized faculty this symposium is designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of the entire nephrology healthcare team by encouraging collaborative, innovative and patient-focused care

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Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Dietitians
  • Social Workers
  • Transplant Coordinators
Activity Information:

Thursday, March 11 from 10am- 5:00pm EST

Friday, March 12 from 10am- 5:00pm EST

Registration Fees:

Member Rate: $100
Non-Member Rate: $175
 

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Method of Participation:

Participants will attend the live symposia and submit an online activity evaluation.  Participants have up to four (4) weeks after the event to complete the online activity evaluation. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.75 AANP Contact Hours
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.75 Category I Credit for Physician Assistants
  • 6.75 ANCC Nurse Contact Hours
  • 6.75 Attendance
  • 6.75 ASWB Continuing Education Clock Hours
  • 6.75 CDR CPEUs
Course opens: 
01/20/2021
Course expires: 
06/17/2021
Event starts: 
03/11/2021 - 10:00am
Event ends: 
03/12/2021 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$175.00
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                                                Agenda
                                  Thursday, March 11, 2021 (World Kidney Day!)

Time

Topic

Speaker (include affiliation, city, state)

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

VIP Session for Lead Exhibitor

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10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

Live Virtual Exhibitor Hall Opportunities

 

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

 

 

Health Hero Award Recipient

Steven Fishbane, MD, FNKF

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

Joseph Lieber, MD

Elmhurst Hospital Center, Elmhurst, NY

11:00 AM – 11:15 PM

PLENARY WELCOME

Critical Moments During COVID -19

Michael J. Dowling, President, CEO

Northwell Health, Great Neck, NY

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

COVID-19 Vaccinations: Data on Impact and Safety

 

Dana Mazo, MD, MSc

Mount Sinai Queens, Astoria, NY

12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Live Virtual Exhibitor Hall Opportunities

 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Panel COVID -19 Response: Lessons Learned?

Moderator:                       

Steven Fishbane, MD

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

Panelists:                               

Christopher Ang, LMSW

DaVita Kidney Care, Jamaica, NY

Dawn Edwards

The Rogosin Institute, New York, NY

Faith Lynch, MSN, RN

NYU Langone Hospital - Long Island, Mineola, NY Ernesto Molmenti, MD, PhD, MBA

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at

Hofstra/Northwell

Hempstead, NY

Joseph Vassalotti, MD

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Social Determinants of Health, Kidney Disease and COVID-19

 

Mariana Markell, MD, FNKF, FACP, FAST

SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

COVID-19 and the Kidney

Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS

Columbia University Medical Center

New York, NY

4:00 PM – 4:10 PM

Closing Remarks

Steven Fishbane, MD, FNKF

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

4:10 PM5:00 PM

Live Virtual Exhibitor Hall Opportunities

 

                                                       Friday, March 12, 2021

Time

Topic

Speaker (include affiliation, city, state)

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM

VIP Session with Lead Exhibitor

Sign into virtual platform: HopIn

 

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM

 

Live Virtual Exhibitor Hall Opportunities

 

 

10:45 AM – 11:00 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Steven Fishbane, MD, FNKF

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

11:00 AM – 11:45 PM

HIF Stabilizers in Anemia Management

Steven Fishbane, MD, FNKF

Northwell Health, Great Neck, NY

12:00 PM 12:45 PM

Steroidal and Non-Steroidal MRAs for the Treatment of CKD in Type 2 Diabetes

Rajiv Agarwal, MD

Indiana University School of Medicine and VA Medical Center

Indianapolis, IN

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Live Virtual Exhibitor Hall Opportunities

 

1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

If Black Kidneys: The Racialization of Kidney Function

Vanessa Grubbs, MD, MPH

University of California San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM

SGLT2 Inhibitor in the Treatment of Kidney Disease

David Charytan, MD, MSc

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

New York, NY

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Education and Programs at NKF: Resources for You and Your Patients

Jennifer St. Clair Russell, PhD, MSEd, MCHES

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

4:00 PM – 4:10 PM

Closing Remarks

Steven Fishbane, MD, FNKF

National Kidney Foundation, New York, NY

4:10 PM5:00 PM

Live Virtual Exhibitor Hall Opportunities

 

 

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest Policy

It is the policy of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all CME/CE activities. Any individual who has control over CME/CE content is required to disclose to learners any relevant financial relationship(s) they or their family members may have with commercial interests supporting this activity or whose products or devices are discussed in this activity. If, on the basis of information disclosed, a conflict exists, resolution will be achieved based on established policies by NKF. Accredited status does not imply endorsement by NKF, ACCME, ACPE or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Faculty members are also required to disclose to the activity audience when an unlabeled use of a commercial product, or an investigational use not yet approved for any purpose, is discussed during an educational activity. The intent of this disclosure is to provide attendees with information prior to their participation in the educational activity, and allow the audience to be fully informed in the evaluation of the information being presented.

The program book will note those individuals who have disclosed relationships, including the nature of the relationships and the associated commercial entities. This information will also be presented to the audience prior to the activity via podium announcement and slide presentation.

NKF’s Expectation of Presenters

Through Continuing Education Programs, NKF promotes excellence in kidney healthcare education. NKF expects that all presenters affiliated with this activity will provide informative and fully accurate content that reflects the highest level of scientific rigor and integrity.

The National Kidney Foundation is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Physician

The National Kidney Foundation designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 6.75 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Nurse and Nurse Practitioners

Awarded 6.75 contact hours of continuing nursing education. 

Physician Assistants

National Kidney Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Dietitians 

The National Kidney Foundation is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).  CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 6.75 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) for completion of this activity/material.

 

Social Worker

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, the National Kidney Foundation is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. The National Kidney Foundation maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive X.X continuing education credits.
Licensed social workers should contact their individual jurisdiction to review current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Licensed social workers should contact their individual jurisdiction to review current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

 


 

Available Credit

  • 6.75 AANP Contact Hours
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.75 Category I Credit for Physician Assistants
  • 6.75 ANCC Nurse Contact Hours
  • 6.75 Attendance
  • 6.75 ASWB Continuing Education Clock Hours
  • 6.75 CDR CPEUs

Price

Cost:
$175.00
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