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  • 1. 33rd Annual Dialysis Conference 33rd Annual InternationalPeritoneal Dialysis Conference19th International Symposium on Hemodialysis 24th Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis March 9-12, 2013 Seattle, Washington This conference is designed for health professionals: physicians, fellows, nurses, dietitians and social workers. SEATTLE • 2013
  • 2. THE CONFERENCE will be held Saturday, March 9 33rd Annual through Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Dialysis Conference at the Washington State Convention & Trade Center in Seattle, Washington. 33rd Annual International Information about conference registration,Peritoneal Dialysis Conference hotels and the surrounding area19th International Symposium will be provided in this brochure and on our website. on Hemodialysis 24th Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis Contents March 9-12, 2013 Course Description/Objectives .......................................3 Seattle, Washington Pre-Conference Sessions Sponsored by Saturday, March 9 The Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children .....................................4 ������ A Comprehensive Course in Hemodialysis ................................4, 5 ����������� Home Hemodialysis Fundamentals and Symposium .................5, 6 ������������������������������������ ADC Technician Program .............................................................6 �������� Peritoneal Dialysis in North America.........................................6, 7 ����������������� ������������������������������������ Welcome and Awards .........................................................7 Preliminary Program ����������� ��� �������� Sunday, March 10 • Day 1 General Session ............................................................................8 Integrated Sessions ...................................................................8, 9 HD Fundamentals and Advances Sessions ..............................9, 10 PD Fundamentals and Advances Sessions .............................10, 11 Abstract Deadline: 24th Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis ...........................11 October 1, 2012 Monday, March 11 • Day 2 Please visit our website Fellows Forum ............................................................................11 for instructions and online submission. Nursing Keynote Presentation ....................................................11Paper forms are also available for you to download. Integrated Sessions ...............................................................11, 12 HD Fundamentals and Advances Sessions ............................12, 13 PD Fundamentals and Advances Sessions ...................................13 24th Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis ...........................14 Tuesday, March 12 • Day 3 Integrated Sessions ...............................................................14, 15 HD Fundamentals and Advances Sessions ..................................15 PD Fundamentals and Advances Sessions .............................15, 16 24th Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis ...........................16 General Information ..........................................................17 Abstract Deadline and Submission Instructions ....18 Registration Form ..............................................................19
  • 3. Course Description The Annual Dialysis Conference: the Thirty-third AnnualConference on Peritoneal Dialysis, Nineteenth InternationalSymposium on Hemodialysis and Twenty-fourth AnnualSymposium on Pediatric Dialysis are presented by theUniversity of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of The Annual Dialysis ConferenceInternal Medicine, Division of Nephrology; Continuing has been endorsed by theMedical Education; the University of Missouri Sinclair School following organizations:of Nursing; and the Academy for Postgraduate Health CareEducation. This conference convenes an international group ofpractitioners and researchers to discuss current developmentsin the field of dialysis. The conference is designed for healthprofessionals involved in established dialysis programs, as well as International Societythose working in new and developing programs. Both researchers National Renal for Hemodialysisand clinicians will find sessions of interest to them. Extensive Administrative Associationcommercial exhibits give participants a chance to see forthemselves what is new in PD and HD products and services.Conference ObjectivesParticipants will be able to: 1. Review appropriate dialysis therapies to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of CKD patients and their families. 2. Describe current trends and established strategies in the management of the full range of services required by adult and pediatric dialysis patients. 3. Compare and contrast research findings related to improving the quality of care for dialysis patients. 4. Evaluate the latest evidence concerning the prevention and management of complications of CKD and dialysis. 5. Discuss major controversies and new developments in PD, HD, and pediatric dialysis. 6. Review fundamental knowledge of dialysis. Equal opportunity is and shall be provided to all participants in Extension programs and activities and for all employees and applicantsfor employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competencewithout discrimination on the basis of their race, color, religion, sex, sexualorientation, national origin, age disability or status as a Vietnam-era veteran.This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legalrights of religious organizations or military organizations associated with thearmed forces of the United States of America. American Society of Nephrology 3
  • 4. Saturday • March 9, 2013 PRE-CONFERENCE SESSIONS Saturday • March 9, 2013 Session II Franz Schaefer, MD; Roseanne Woloschuk, RD, Presiding The Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children 10:40-11:50am 8:00am-5:40pm 10:40 Nutrition Guidelines for Children on Dialysis: A Case-based Approach - Nonnie Polderman, BSc Presented in Cooperation with the 11:20 Growth and Growth Hormone Therapy - John Mahan, MD American Society of Pediatric Nephrology 11:50 Luncheon T he care of children receiving chronic dialysis is a challenging, multidisciplinary enterprise. The Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children is a day-long course designed to provide a complete review of the Session III - Simultaneous Early Afternoon Sessions 12:30-2:00pm major issues involved in the management of pediatric hemodialysis and Fellows’ Case Conference: Stump the Consultants peritoneal dialysis patients. Taught by a faculty of international experts John Mahan, MD, Presiding in pediatric dialysis care, The Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children is the 12:30 The Consultants: Jordan Symons, MD; Stuart Goldstein, only course of its kind currently available. While the course is presented MD; Marc Joseph, MD; Beth Piraino, MD; Patrick Brophy, at the level of the beginning pediatric dialysis physician-in-training, it will MD; Bruce Morgenstern, MD; Jack Moncrief, MD be of value to pediatric and adult nephrology fellows, pediatric and adult 2:00 Break nephrologists, pediatric and adult dialysis nurses, allied personnel and all Pediatric Dietitians’ Breakout Session (Limited to 60 people) others who care for children in dialysis facilities. Nonnie Polderman, BSc; Rosanne Woloschuk, RD, Presiding Three Fundamental Case Studies Travel Grants for Fellows Parisa Mehrfar, RD; Sabrina Martinelli; Kirsten Thompson, RD Fellows are invited to submit 1 to 3 page case summaries describing 2:00 Break problem pediatric peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis cases. $500 travel grants will be awarded to Fellows who submit cases chosen for Pediatric Nursing Breakout Session - Theresa Mottes, RN, Presiding presentation during The Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children course. In 12:30 Nursing Assessment of the Pediatric Chronic Kidney addition, all Fellows who submit cases will have registration fees waived Disease Patient - Michele Mills, RN for both the Fundamentals course and the main Dialysis Conference that 1:15 Nomenclature of Pediatric Kidney Disease follows. Eileen Brewer, MD Cases should be chosen to illustrate and emphasize important aspects 2:00 Break of the management of pediatric dialysis patients especially as they differ Session IV from adult patients. Case summaries describing unusual or atypical Steven Alexander, MD, Presiding patients may also be submitted if they serve to call attention to an event 2:15-3:45pm or circumstance that may be encountered in the care of pediatric dialysis 2:15 Components of a Pediatric Dialysis Program patients. Finally, cases that seem likely to “stump the consultants” will Linda Jones, MHA, BSN; Amy Nau, MSN, MBA, RN be given additional consideration. Winning Fellows will be invited to 2:45 Diagnosis and Treatment of Renal Anemia present their cases during the “Fellows’ Case Forum” session during Bradley Warady, MD the Fundamentals course. Members of the Fundamentals faculty who 3:15 Renal Bone Disease - Alicia Neu, MD have not seen the case summaries will serve as the panel of consultants. 3:45 Break Cases should be organized so that they lead to one or more management questions that can be posed to the consultants and the audience. Session V Case summaries should be submitted as an electronic file attached Alicia Neu, MD, Presiding to an e-mail. Please submit to both of the following e-mail addresses: 4:00-5:40pm ksands@stanford.eduand (Kimberly Sands) and John.Mahan@nation 4:00 Major Infectious Complications Seen in Children on Dialysis (John Mahan, MD). Meredith Atkinson, MD, MHS The deadline for receipt of case summaries is December 7, 2012. 4:40 Cardiovascular Complications in Dialyzed Children Winners will be notified in Mid-December. All who submit case Franz Schaefer, MD summaries will be promptly notified by electronic mail that their cases 5:10 Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy: The Basics have been received. For urgent questions, please email or call Kimberly Scott Sutherland, MD Sands at (650)723-7903 or Please do not send case 5:40 Adjourn summaries to the main conference office at the University of Missouri. 8:00 Welcome - Steven Alexander, MD A Comprehensive Course in Hemodialysis Session I Bradley Warady, MD; Helen Currier, BSN, RN, Presiding 8:00am-6:00pm 8:10-10:20am Presented in Cooperation with the 8:10 Peritoneal and Vascular Access: The Basics - Mary Brandt, MD International Society for Hemodialysis 8:50 The Physiology of Dialysis - Jordan Symons, MD 9:20 9:50 PD Prescription and Adequacy - Steven Alexander, MD HD Prescription and Adequacy - Stuart Goldstein, MD T his unique, full day session is specifically designed to cover practical aspects of extracorporeal therapies for those who care for patients in dialysis facilities. The fundamentals are intended for nephrologists 10:20 Break in training, practicing nephrologists, and advanced practice nurses. 4
  • 5. Saturday • March 9, 2013Internationally renowned speakers will provide theoretical background 1:45 Dialyzer and Machine Related Complications: Pathogenesis,for practical aspects of extracorporeal therapies. Prevention and Treatment - John Stivelman, MD Air embolism, complications of wrong dialysis solutionSession I: Blood Access composition; reactions to dialyzers, sterilants and other chemicals8:00-9:30am (e.g, perfluorohydrocarbon)8:00 Creation and Results with AV Fistula - W. Kirt Nichols, MD, 2:15 Discussion MHA 2:30 Medical Director Essentials: What You Need to Know about Preservation of veins, pre-surgical evaluation (physical, “Conditions for Coverage”- Suhail Ahmad, MD ultrasound, arteriography), veins suitable for fistula, surgical 3:30 Discussion technique (side to side, end to end or side to end anastomosis), 3:45 Break vein superficialization, fistula maturation, fistula complications (stenosis, steal syndrome, aneurysm, high output failure), fistula Session IV: Dialyzer Reuse and Essentials of Water results Treatment8:30 Catheters for Acute and Chronic HD - Jack Work, MD 4:00-6:00pm Design (single lumen, double lumen, dual lumen, staggered tip, 4:00 Essentials of Water Treatment - Peter DeOreo, MD symmetrical tip); untunneled and tunneled catheters, uncuffed Importance of water quality and standards; contaminants: and cuffed catheters, advantages and disadvantages of silicone inorganic, organic, microorganisms; general classes of water and polyurethane, antibacterial and anticlotting impregnation treatment: particulate filters, softeners and deionizers, activated techniques. Indications for catheter use insertion technique, correct charcoal filters, reverse osmosis; latest AAMI standards, water tip position. Catheter complications during insertion (bleeding, quality monitoring, pipe-loop distribution, sanitizing the system; hematoma, pneumothorax, hemothorax, air embolus, retroperineal ultrapure dialysate hematoma). Long term complications (catheter obstruction, 4:45 Discussion clotting, fibrous sheath, vein thrombosis, stenosis, exit infection, 5:00 Dialyzer Reuse - Kurt Tarwater, MD bacteremia) and their treatment; catheter results Brief history of dialyzer reuse; cleaning agents, disinfectants, and9:15 Discussion sterilants (sodium hypochlorite, hydrogen peroxide, formaldehyde,9:30 Break peracetic acid, glutaraldehyde, dry heat, heated citric acid, moist heat); reuse of cellulosic, semisynthetic, and synthetic membranes;Session II machines for dialyzer reuse; influence of reuse methods on small10:00am-12:00pm and large molecule clearances, and albumin losses10:00 Catheter Care and Use - Lesley Dinwiddie, MSN, RN, FNP 5:45 Discussion Aseptic connection and disconnection technique of catheter to 6:00 Adjourn lines; straight and reversed direction of lines, blood recirculation, exit site care in center and in home. Complications during dialysis (disconnection, air embolism, bleeding). Procedures in case of accident (disconnection, cut) Home Hemodialysis Fundamentals10:45 Cannulation of Grafts and Fistulas - Lynda Ball, MSN, RN & Symposium Physical examination before first cannulation, assessment of fistula 8:00am-5:30pm or graft depth and size, antiseptic precautions, selection of needles, anesthesia (local, topical), directions of needles, securing needles Presented in Cooperation with the after insertion, fistula care post dialysis. Buttonhole cannulation: International Society for Hemodialysis field preparation, selection of cannulation segment, creation of buttonhole with sharp needles, scab removal, needle direction, best technique of needle insertion, cannulation technique of established H ome hemodialysis patients and facilities continue to grow, both worldwide and in the USA. This program brings together representatives of successful home hemodialysis programs to discuss buttonhole. Fistula complications: infection, air embolism, line elements of effective home hemodialysis. separation, bleeding, hematoma/infiltration, recirculation This full day pre-session will provide an overview of the fundamental11:45 Discussion elements essential to successfully develop and maintain a home12:00 Luncheon hemodialysis program for new, as well as for existing or expandingSession III: Essentials of Technical and Administrative programs. The session will also allow interactive discussion with speakersAspects in a HD Unit and experts in the field.1:00-3:45pm This program is intended for physicians, nurses, fellows, administrators1:00 Essentials of Dialyzer and Non-dialyzer Components of HD and other members of the healthcare team providing home dialysis Systems - Madhukar Misra, MD therapy, as well as patients and the dialysis industry and manufacturers Influence of capillary (hollow fiber) dialyzer design on clearances, who support home hemodialysis. ultrafiltration and retrofiltration; types of membranes (cellulosic, Session I: State of the Art substituted cellulosic, synthetic) and their properties; permeability Christopher Blagg, MD; Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN, Presiding to water and molecules of various sizes; delivery of blood to the 8:00-9:10am dialyzer: inflow tubing, pump, negative pressure monitor, infusion 8:00 Welcome - Christopher Blagg, MD and Leonor Ponferrada, line; outflow tubing, bubble trap, positive pressure monitor; BSN, RN proportioning dialysis solution delivery (proportioning pump 8:15 Update: USRDS Data and Studies on More Frequent Dialysis systems, heater and temperature control, negative effluent pump, and Related Topics - Robert Foley, MD negative pressure control, mixing vessel and de-aerator, blood leak 8:45 Reimbursement Issues on HHD - Thomas Golper, MD detector) 5
  • 6. Saturday • March 9, 2013 Session II: Developing and Maintaining a Successful Home Dialysis Program Michelle Carver, BSN, RN, Presiding ADC Technician Program 9:10-10:30am 12:30-5:30pm 9:10 Efficient Organization of a Home Dialysis Program: Integration of Home HD with a PD Program Presented in cooperation with the Aaron Herold, MSW, LCSW Greater Puget Sound ANNA Chapter D 9:30 Attracting Patients to the Home Program: Informed Consent ialysis Technicians comprise a major portion of the workforce in Robert Lockridge, MD dialysis facilities. They are essential members of the interdisciplinary 10:00 Optimal Patient Education Strategies - Janine Jeffries, RN team who interact with other healthcare providers and patients. This 10:30 Break program is designed for dialysis technicians and other healthcare Session III: Practical Aspects of Patient Management providers who participate in providing care for patients receiving dialysis Carl Kjellstrand, MD, PhD, Presiding therapy. 10:45am-12:00pm Program Objectives 10:45 Dialysis Adequacy - Carl Kjellstrand, MD, PhD Participants will be able to: 11:05 Bone/Mineral/Calcium/Phosphorus - Brent Miller, MD 1. Review the appropriate roles of the technician in a dialysis 11:25 Anemia/Iron/EPO Management - John Stivelman, MD facility. 12:00 Luncheon 2. Describe current trends and major clinical areas of practice that Session IV: Nursing Luncheon Breakout Session are most affected by the dialysis technician. (Limited to 100 people) 3. Discuss the impact of the technician’s job performance on Lisa Koester, MSN, RN, Facilitator patient care outcomes. 12:10-12:50pm Session I Panelists: Michelle Carver, BSN, RN; Lisa Koester, MSN, RN; Janine Nancy Colobong Smith, MN, ARNP, CNN, Presiding Jeffries, RN 12:15-3:00pm • Program Development 12:15 Welcome - Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN, CNN • Cannulation 12:30 The Certified Dialysis Technician: Performing on a Higher • Patient Management Level of Accountability in the Workplace Session V: Practical Aspects of Patient Management II Danilo Concepcion, CHHT, CHT Michael Kraus, MD, Presiding 1:00 Frequently Asked Questions about Certification 1:00-2:30pm Kim Deaver, BSN, RN, CNN 1:00 Sodium/Dry Weight Management - Bessie Young, MD 1:15 Chlorine and Chloramine: A Matter of Life and Death 1:20 Constant Site Cannulation (Buttonhole): Is There a Benefit? Mikki Ward, RN Deborah Brouwer, RN 1:45 Infection Control in Dialysis: Exposure Risks and Isolation 1:40 Clinical Monitoring of Vascular Access Patency and Function Practices - Nancy McAfee, MN, RN, CNN Anil Agarwal, MD 2:15 Taking Care of the Vascular Access - Peter Gregory, MD 2:00 The Patient Perspective and Experience: What Should We 3:00 Break Learn from Them? - Bill Peckham, BS Session II: Practical Aspects of Care Session VI: Managing Complications Judy Mallon, RN, Presiding Robert Pauly, MD, MSc, Presiding 3:15-5:30pm 2:30-3:35pm 3:15 Following the Dialysis Prescription: How Important Is It? 2:30 Patient Burnout and Non-adherence - Michael Kraus, MD John Stivelman, MD 2:50 Caregiver Burden Among HHD Patients - Linda Gromko, MD 3:45 The Story Behind the Numbers - Lynda Ball, MSN, RN 3:10 Preventing, Monitoring and Treating Infections 4:40 Effective Communication: Case Scenarios Robert Pauly, MD, MSc Carol Headley, DNSc, ACNP-BC, RN, CNN 5:20 Summary and Evaluation - Nancy Colobong Smith, MN, ARNP, Session VII: New Technology CNN Christopher Blagg, MD, Presiding 5:30 Adjourn 3:35-4:45pm 3:35 Can We Use New Technology to Communicate with Patients in Their Homes? - Joseph Pulliam, MD 4:00 Machines for HHD (Baxter, NxStage, Fresenius, etc.) Introducing this year: Robert Lockridge, MD Peritoneal Dialysis in North America: 4:30 Discussion Challenges and Opportunities 4:45 Break Presented in Cooperation with the North American Chapter Session VIII: Learn From Your Colleagues of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis Thomas Golper, MD, Presiding 5:00-5:30pm 5:00 Summary and Interactive Panel Discussion T The North American Chapter of the ISPD is dedicated to increasing knowledge and training in peritoneal dialysis, along with fostering excellence in research. This symposium will highlight basic Panelists: Robert Lockridge, MD; Robert Pauly, MD, MSc; Brent Miller, MD; Lisa Koester, MSN, RN; Jodean Baldauf, MBA concepts and the latest research in peritoneal dialysis. The symposium 5:30 Adjourn will examine novel clinical trials using patient- reported outcomes (PROs) as surrogates for the more traditional endpoints of mortality and morbidity with an emphasis on peritoneal dialysis in the elderly. We will also review the latest clinical trials in PD and highlight 6
  • 7. Saturday • March 9, 2013recent advances and controversies; we will conclude with sessions onbasic and clinical research regarding calcium and vascular disease and NEW – We are inviting all nephrology nursesalternative PD solutions. This program will be suitable for practitioners with no more than 12 months of experienceand fellows seeking the latest updates on PD therapy. in the field of dialysis to submit an application for a travel grant.Session I: Observational and Randomized Trials in PD Recipients of the travel grant will receive waived registration8:00-10:00am to one of the Saturday pre-conferences of their choice,8:00 Update on Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Pattern and a check in the amount of $1000 to be used to offset Study (PDOPPS) their travel expenses. In order to be considered8:20 PD and Volume Assessment for selection, you must submit the following:8:40 Cardiovascular Effects of Dialysis Treatment9:00 Hemoglobin and Survival 1. A one-page résumé9:20 Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Children 2. One letter of recommendation from your immediate9:40 Discussion: Speaker Panel supervisor10:00 Break 3. A one-page letter of support from your program director or nurse managerSession II: New Approaches to Clinical Research in PD 4. A brief statement as to how your attendance at the10:30am-12:30pm pre-conference will directly benefit patient care10:30 Patient Centered Outcome Research and Comparative Effectiveness Research Applications may be submitted electronically:10:55 The Utility and Value of Patient Reported Outcomes: New FDA Initiatives or via mail: University of Missouri11:20 Patient Reported Outcomes in the Elderly Patient on PD Office of Continuing Medical Education11:45 Which Patient Reported Outcomes Should be Used c/o Allison Rentfro Routinely for PD Patients? 2401 Lemone Indust Blvd; DC345.0012:10 Discussion Columbia, MO 6521212:30 Luncheon All applications must be received no later than Monday, December 3, 2012.Luncheon Breakout Session: Effects of Reimbursement Notification of acceptance will be made after January 1, 2013.Policy on PD Use Including ‘Bundling’ This opportunity was made possible through the12:30-2:00pm financial support of Baxter International, Inc.Panel: TBASession III: Vascular Calcification in CKD2:00-4:00pm Welcome & Awards Ceremony2:00 Biology of Vascular Calcification2:20 Nephrogenic Calcification and Cardiovascular Disease Saturday, March 9, 2013 • 6:30-7:35 pm2:40 Vitamin D, FGF 23, and Phosphate Karl Nolph, MD; Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN, Presiding3:00 Management of Secondary Hyperparathyroidism in PD3:20 Discussion Panel 6:30 Welcome- Karl Nolph, MD4:00 Break 6:35 Lifetime Achievement Award in HDSession IV: New Solutions and Biocompatibility for Nathan Levine, MD4:45-6:00pm presented by Madhukar Misra, MD4:45 Glucose: Friend or Foe? 6:45 Lifetime Achievement Award in PD5:05 Recent Clinical Trials in Low GDP Solutions? for Michael Flessner, MD5:25 Glucose Sparing Strategies – Icodextrin and Other Solutions presented by Ramesh Khanna, MD5:45 Biocompatible Solutions in Children 6:55 Barbara Prowant Lifetime Achievement Award in6:00 Adjourn Nephrology Nursing for Donna Mapes, DNSc, MS, RN presented by Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN 7:05 Special Recognition Award for Keith Johnson, MD presented by Karl Nolph, MD 7:15 • Best PD Abstract presented by Joanne Bargman, MD • Best HD Abstract presented by Madhukar Misra, MD • Best PD Nursing Abstract Gillian Brunier MSc, RN, CNeph(c) • Best HD Nursing Abstract presented by Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN • Best Pediatric Abstract presented by Steven Alexander, MD 7:25 Update on the next ISPD Congress - Joanne Bargman, MD 7:35 Update on the next ISHD Congress - Madhukar Misra, MD 7:45 Light Reception following the ceremony - Located in the Exhibit Hall 7
  • 8. Sunday • March 10, 2013 PRELIMINARY PROGRAM March 10 - 12, 2013 • Seattle, Washington SEATTLE • 2013 Clinical Nephrology III [13A] Molly Cahill, MSN, ANP, BC, Presiding DAY ONE 10:45am-12:15pm 10:45 Ethnicity and Genetics in CKD: Issues to Consider Sunday • March 10, 2013 Mary Schira, PhD, RN, ACNP 11:30 Staging of CKD and Management Strategies GENERAL SESSION Carol Headley, DNSc, ACNP-BC, RN Karl Nolph, MD and Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN, Presiding 12:15 Luncheon 9:00-10:00am 9:00 Welcome - Karl Nolph, MD and Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN Afternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm 9:10 Keynote Address: MONDO - A Novel Global Dialysis Data Basic Science Frontiers in PD and HD [20A] Base Initiative: Design and Outcomes - Peter Kotanko, MD John Van Stone, MD and Peter Blake, MD, Presiding 9:35 Keynote Address: Stephen Vas Memorial Lectureship: Does 2:00-4:00pm the Absence of Newer PD Solutions Impact Patient Care 2:00 The Peritoneal Endothelial Glycocalyx vs Hollow Fiber in the USA PD Population? A European Perspective Membrane Deposits - Contrasting Effects on Transport Edwina Brown, MD Michael Flessner, MD, PhD 10:00 Break 2:30 Stem Cell Therapies for Prevention and/or Treatment of CKD Isaac Teitelbaum, MD INTEGRATED SESSIONS 3:00 Nanotechnology Based Gene Therapy for Peritoneal Fibrosis Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Kunal Chaudhary, MD Three Major Topics in Dialysis Therapy [10A] 3:30 Morphology and Physiology of the Interstitium; Its Role in Joanne Bargman, MD and Alan Kliger, MD, Presiding PD and HD Ultrafiltration and Patient Hemodynamics 10:45am-12:15pm Michael Flessner, MD, PhD 10:45 USA and Global Dialysis Trends (examining the present and 4:00 Break predicting the future) - James Sloand, MD 11:15 Replacing Dialysis as the Main Uremia Therapy Workshop: Incorporating Meaningful Use of Computers and the (xenotransplantation, probiotic oral regimens, preventing Electronic Medical Record into Your Dialysis Units [21A] CKD) - Eli Friedman, MD 2:00-4:00pm 11:45 Ethical Stresses in Delivering Maintenance Dialysis Terry Ketchersid, MD (undocumented aliens, unwilling or uncooperative patients, prisoners, psychotics, nursing homes, multiple comorbidities, Clinical Nephrology IV: Joint Physician and Nursing Session [22A] terminal illness other than CKD) - Mitchell Rosner, MD Linda McCann, RD, CSR, Presiding 12:15 Luncheon 2:00-4:00pm 2:00 An End to Accidental Acute Care: “Engineering a Better Clinical Nephrology I [11A] Future” (This presentation covers how to improve education, Sally Burrows-Hudson, MSN, RN, CNN, Presiding patient-focused care, and how to apply engineering principles 10:45am-12:15pm to what we do clinically) - Peter Brindley, MD 10:45 Emerging Trends in the DPM: Implications for Nursing 3:00 Patient Engagement: A Magic Bullet That Can Reduce Practice - Donna Mapes, DNSc, MS, RN Hospitalization? - Glenda Payne, MS, RN 11:30 Applying Research Findings into Clinical Practice 4:00 Break Cynthia Russell, PhD, RN 12:15 Luncheon Clinical Nephrology V: Blood Pressure Management in CKD [23A] Nancy Colobong Smith, MN, ARNP, Presiding Clinical Nephrology II: Joint Nursing and Nutrition Session [12A] 2:00-4:00pm Food Additives: Implications for the ESRD Patient 2:00 Hypertension Numbers and Beyond - Suhail Ahmad, MD Karen Wiesen, MS, RD, Presiding 2:45 Assessment of Blood Pressure and Management of 10:45am-12:15pm Hypertension in ESRD Patients - Deborah Zimmerman, MD, 10:45 Probiotics in 2013 Panacea or Poison in the Acute and FRCP(C) Chronically Ill Patients - Robert Martindale, MD, PhD 3:15 Optimizing Blood Pressure Management in Patient with 11:25 Phosphorus - Linda McCann, RD, CSR Chronic Kidney Disease - Wendy St. Peter, PharmD 11:50 Sodium/ Potassium - Karen Wiesen, MS, RD 3:45 Discussion 12:15 Luncheon 4:00 Break 8
  • 9. Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm Home Hemodialysis I: Understanding the Economics of Home Sunday • March 10, 2013 Clinical Topics of Importance to Both PD and HD: Anemia and Hemodialysis [11B] Vitamin D [40A] Brent Miller, MD; Katrina Russell, RN, Presiding Rajnish Mehrotra, MD; Isaac Teitelbaum, MD, Presiding 10:45am-12:15pm 4:45-6:00pm 10:45 Economics of Home Dialysis Program - Brent Miller, MD 4:45 Current Recommendations and Comparisons of ESA and Iron 11:10 Physical Space Considerations for the Home Dialysis Program Therapy in PD and HD - John Van Stone, MD Aaron Herold, MSW, LCSW 5:15 Vitamin D Deficiencies and Therapies in PD and HD 11:30 Integration of Business Practices and Common Business Compared - Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD, PhD, MPH Problems in Home Dialysis - Jodean Baldauf, MBA, RN 6:00 Adjourn 12:00 Discussion 12:15 Lunch Workshop: Dialysis after a Failed Transplant [41A] Leanne Peace, MSW, LCSW, Presiding Clinical HD Nursing I: Infection Control and Safety [12B] 4:45-6:00pm Deborah Brouwer, RN, Presiding Dori Schatell, MS; Melissa Hale, MSW, LCSW 10:45am-12:15pm Patients whose kidney transplants are failing need up-to-date education 10:45 National Healthcare Safety Network Update: Vascular Access to help them choose a dialysis modality. This session will focus on how Infections - Priti Patel, MD you can offer psychosocial and lifestyle support for the patient who 11:30 Organizational Strategies to Decrease Vascular Access had a functioning kidney transplant for only a brief time, as well as the Infections - Alex Rosenblum, BSN, RN long-term transplant patient who has not experienced dialysis for a 12:00 Discussion long time. 12:15 Lunch Professional Issues in Nephrology [42A] Afternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm Glenda Payne, MS, RN, CNN, Presiding Hot Topics in Dialysis Research [20B] 4:45-6:00pm Bernard Canaud, MD, Presiding Presented in Collaboration with the American Nephrology Nurses 2:00-4:00pm Association (ANNA) 2:00 The Time for Writing an Obituary for GFR as a Marker for 4:45 Leadership Skills: Enhancing Professional Growth Dialysis Initiation has Arrived - Nathalie Neirynck, MD Mary Schira, PhD, RN, ACNP 2:30 The Outcome Benefits of Calcimimetics in the Era of 5:30 Beyond the Workplace: How to Stay Current and Connected Bundling Needs Reexamination - Daniel Coyne, MD Glenda Payne, MS, RN; Theresa Mottes, RN 3:00 The Role of HD Frequency or Duration in Improving 6:00 Adjourn Outcomes: What is Important and Why - Ercan Ok, MD 3:30 It is Time to Compare Anemia Management Strategies in HD Workshop: Health Care at Its Best and Worst: What My Husband’s Patients - Daniel Coyne, MD Kidney Failure Taught Me about My Own Profession [43A] 4:00 Break Jane McLure, BS, Presiding 4:45-6:00pm Features of and Results with Home Hemodialysis Machines [21B] Linda Gromko, MD Robert Lockridge, MD, Presiding Linda Gromko is a board-certified family physician and author of 3 2:00-4:00pm books based on her personal relationship with her husband and her 2:00 2008K@Home (Fresenius) - Mary Showers experiences living with kidney disease and dialysis. In this workshop, 2:20 NxStage Therapy System - Leigh Mortier Dr. Gromko shares a number of medical “take home lessons” from 2:40 Quanta FS - Peter Hoyer these experiences. Equally important, she shares insights about her 3:00 Portable Sorbent Machine (Fresenius) - David Updyke own profession – at its best and worst, stratifying health care providers 3:20 Physidia S3 - Jules Traeger into “the Passionate, the Placeholders, and the Problem makers.” Join 3:30 Physidia S3 - Roula Galland Dr. Gromko and explore the characteristics that make certain health 4:00 Adjourn care providers truly great – and those less-distinguished behaviors that can be modified to improve the patient’s experience for all concerned. Home Hemodialysis II: Joint Physician and Nursing Session [22B] Christopher Blagg, MD, PresidingHD FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCES PROGRAM 2:00-4:00Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm 2:00 Bundling: Implications on HD - Jay Wish, MD Anticoagulation in 2013 [10B] 2:30 Whose Decision Should it be? Daniel Coyne, MD, Presiding 3:00 Panel Discussion: Strategies to Manage Systematic Barriers to 10:45am-12:15pm Home Hemodialysis - Thomas Golper, MD, Presiding 10:45 The Rationale for the Use of Low Molecular Weight Panelists: John Moran, MB, BS; Joseph Pulliam, MD; Heparin in HD - Andrew Davenport, MD Nasser Hebah, FASN 11:15 Unfractionated Heparin is Still the Best Option for 4:00 Break Anticoagulation in HD - Robert Reilly, MD 11:45 Alternative Options for Anticoagulation Suhail Ahmad, MD 12:15 Luncheon 9
  • 10. Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm PD Nursing Clinical Topics I: Unplanned Dialysis Initiation-Sunday • March10, 2013 DOPPS [40B] Urgent Start PD [12C] Best Practices for Improving Patient Outcomes: New Insights from 10:45am-12:15pm DOPPS - Rajiv Saran, MD, MS, MBBS, Presiding Valerie Price, RN, Presiding 4:45-6:00pm 10:45 Developing a Successful Program - Pamela Carroll, RN 4:45 Recovery Time After Hemodialysis is Important Patients: 11:15 Nursing Perspective: Process and Protocols What Can Be Done? - Donna Mapes, DNSc, MS, RN Cheryl Groenhoff, MSN, MBA, RN 5:05 Blood Pressure in Dialysis, New Findings in the DOPPS 11:45 Clinical Experience with Urgent Start PD - Valerie Price, RN David Goodkin, MD 12:15 Luncheon 5:25 Safe and Effective Hemodialysis: Multiple Lessons from DOPPS - Rajiv Saran, MD, MS, MBBS Afternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm 5:45 Discussion Peritoneal Dialysis Program Management [20C] 6:00 Adjourn John Burkart, MD, Presiding 2:00-4:00pm Cardio Protection in Renal Replacement Therapy [41B] 2:00 Quality Insurance in the PD Clinic - Beth Piraino, MD Suhail Ahmad, MD, Presiding 2:30 How to Grow a PD Program - John Burkart, MD 4:45-6:00pm 3:00 Removing Barriers to PD - Fredric Finkelstein, MD 4:45 Online Hemodiafiltration Provides Maximum Cardiovascular 3:30 PD in Residential Care Facilities - John Burkart, MD Benefits - Bernard Canaud, MD 4:00 Break 5:15 The Benefits of Frequent and Extended HD are Under Recognized - Christopher Chan, MD PD Nursing Fundamentals II: PD Catheters and Catheter Care [21C] 6:00 Adjourn Donna Maaz, BSN, RN 2:00-4:00pm Features of and Results with Home Hemodialysis Machines, 2:00 Approaches to PD Catheter Placement - John Crabtree, MD Continued [42B] 2:45 PD Catheter Placement: Nursing Perspective Pre and Inter- Robert Lockridge, MD, Presiding operative Care - Donna Maaz, BSN, RN 4:45-6:00pm 3:05 Care of the Patient with a Newly Implanted Catheter Fresenius, NxStage, Quanta, and Physidia Diane Watson, MSc, RN, CNeph(c) 3:30 Chronic PD Catheter Exit Site Care: Evidence-Based Practice Home Hemodialysis III: Joint Physician and Nursing Session [43B] Judith Bernardini, BSN, RN Michael Kraus, MD 4:00 Break 4:45-6:00pm 4:45 Clinical Practice Guidelines for Intensive HHD: Guidelines PD Nursing Clinical Topics II [22C] from the Canadian Nephrology Society Sherry Chinnock, BSN, RN Deborah Zimmerman, MD, FRCPC 2:00-4:00pm 5:15 Practice Patterns Among HHD Programs and Implications for 2:00 Preserving Residual Renal Function: How Important Is It? Technique Failure - Robert Pauly, MD, MSc Brenda Patrick, MSN, RN 5:45 Discussion 2:30 Supporting Patients Undergoing Diagnostic Tests 6:00 Adjourn Elizabeth Kelman, MEd, RN 3:00 PD in the Elderly CKD Population PD FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCES PROGRAM Gillian Brunier, MScN, CNeph(c), RN Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm 3:30 Managing PD Patients in the Hospital and Long Term Care Clinical Concepts in Peritoneal Physiology [10C] Facilities - Ann Marie Correia, ASN, RN Peter Blake, MD, Presiding 4:00 Break 10:45am-12:15pm 10:45 Optimizing Ultrafiltration in PD Patients Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm Fredric Finkelstein, MD PD Concepts in Patient Management [40C] 11:15 RRF in a PD Patient and Its Importance - Jose Diaz-Buxo, MD Gautam Phadke, MD, Presiding 11:45 Achieving Adequacy Targets/ Optimal Dialysis Delivery in 4:45-6:00pm CAPD and APD - Peter Blake, MD 4:45 Managing Anemia in PD Patients - Peter Blake, MD 12:15 Luncheon 5:15 Renal Osteodytrophy in PD Patients - Gautam Phadke, MD 6:00 Adjourn PD Nursing Fundamentals I [11C] 10:45am-12:15pm PD Nursing Fundamentals III: Dialysis Adequacy [41C] Maria Luongo, MSN, RN, Presiding Joanna Neumann, RN, Presiding 10:45 Understanding Membrane Physiology - Steven Guest, MD 4:45-6:00pm 11:30 Peritoneal Equilibration Test: What Does It Mean and How to 4:45 PD Adequacy: What Does the Number Mean? Interpret Results - Michelle Hofmann, BSN, RN Maria Luongo, MSN, RN 12:15 Luncheon 5:15 nPNA: Why Urine Measurement and Analysis is Important Faith Tootell, RD, MS, CSR 6:00 Adjourn 10
  • 11. PD Nursing Clinical Topics III [42C] Mini-symposium on Transitioning the Adolescent Dialysis Patient Sunday • March 10, 2013 & Monday • March 11, 2013 Sherry Chinnock, BSN, RN, Presiding to an Adult Dialysis Program [Also 20D] 4:45-6:00pm Bradley Warady, MD; Nancy McAfee, MSN, RN, Presiding 4:45 Managing Hypervolemia in PD Patients - Valerie Price, RN 2:30-4:00pm 5:15 Approaches to Preserving Peritoneal Membrane Function 2:30 Pediatric Transitioning Programs: Best Practices Nasser Hebah, MD, FASN Lorraine Bell, MD 5:45 Discussion 3:00 Integrating the Adolescent into an Adult Dialysis Program: 6:00 Adjourn The Adult Dialysis Physician Perspective - Beth Piraino, MD 3:30 Transitioning: The Patient’s Perspective - Seattle Patients A Case Studies Workshop: The Peritoneal Equilibration Test [43C] 4:00 Break 4:45-6:00pm Ramesh Khanna, MD Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm Symposium on the Adolescent Dialysis Patient: Part IITWENTY FOURTH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM Non-adherence and Ethical Issues: Case Studies with PanelON PEDIATRIC DIALYSIS Discussion [40D]Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Bradley Warady, MD, Presiding Session I [10D] 4:45-6:00pm Steven Alexander, MD; Helen Currier, BSN, RN, Presiding John Lantos, MD 10:45am-12:15pm Panel: Amelia Allsteadt, BSN, RN; Beth Piraino, MD; 10:45 Keynote - Teamwork and Crisis Management: More ‘We’ and Lorraine Bell, MD; John Mahan, MD; Marc Joseph, MD Less ‘Me’ - Peter Brindley, MD 6:00 Adjourn 11:45 Best Abstract #1 12:00 Best Abstract #2 Pediatric Renal Symposium I [41D] 12:15 Luncheons 4:45-6:00pm Jordan Symons, MD; Kristen Thompson, MDPediatric Breakout Luncheon Sessions • 12:15-2:00pm ASPN Pediatric Nephrology Fellows Luncheon, Workshop and Seattle Children’s Hospital Facility Tour Competency Assessment [01L] Transportation and Light dinner provided [60E] John Mahan, MD, Presiding 6:00-8:00pm 12:15-1:30pm [Limited to 50 people] (This luncheon is only for fellows) *CME credit will not be offered for this session Pediatric Dietitian Networking Luncheon [02L] Round Table Topics (Limited to 60 people) Roseanne Woloschuk, RD; Nonnie Polderman, BSc, Presiding 12:15-1:30pm Parisa Mehrfar, RD; Linda Phelan, RD; Sabrina Martinelli; DAY TWO Marissa Juarez Monday • March 11, 2013 Pediatric Nursing Luncheon Round Table Discussions [03L] Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Helen Currier, BSN, RN, Presiding FELLOWS FORUM [01F] 12:15-1:30pm Thomas Gonwa, MD, Presiding • Role of APNs - Jessica Jenkins C-PNP 8:00-10:00am • CRRT/ECMO - Theresa Mottes, RN 8:00 Hepatorenal Syndrome in the ICU - Thomas Gonwa, MD • Plasmapheresis - Amelia Allsteadt, BSN, RN • Using Icodextran - Vancover RN Late Morning Session • 10:45am - 12:15pm • Infant and Toddler Dialysis (include seat options) NURSING KEYNOTE Nancy McAfee, MN, RN Enjoy Life: This is Not a Dress Rehearsal [10E] • Pearls - Deborah Miller, MSN, RN Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, RN, Presiding 1:15 Wrap-up, Suggestions for Future Conferences 10:45-12:15pm Helen Currier, BSN, RN Sally Karioth, PhD, ARNP, CT Dr. Karioth will provide caregivers with an upbeat and insightful Faculty Guided Tours of the Pediatric Posters approach to death and illness, subjects often difficult to deal with on a 1:30-2:00pm routine basis. Participants will be reminded that our work is to help the Exhibit Hall helpless, to care when we can’t cure and to be grateful not only for the lives After 2:00pm pediatric posters will be moved to be on display outside we touch but the lives that touch us. The lecture will focus on helping you the main pediatric lecture hall for the remainder of the conference. find exquisite moments each day, distinguishing major and minor events Each luncheon will finish the session with attending the Faculty in life and to celebrate each day to the fullest. Guided Tours INTEGRATED SESSIONSAfternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Symposium on the Adolescent Dialysis Patient: Part I [20D] Clinical Nephrology VI [01A] Bradley Warady, MD, Nancy McAfee, MN, RN, Presiding Carol Headley, DNSc, ACNP-BC, RN, Presiding 2:00-2:30pm 8:00-10:00am 2:00 Adolescent Sexuality - Cora Breuner MD, MPH 8:00 Utilizing Diuretic Therapy in Patients with CKD: Just the Facts - Wendy St. Peter, PharmD 9:00 Cardiovascular Medications in Chronic Kidney Disease 10:00 Break 11
  • 12. Clinical Nephrology VII Nursing: Patient Education [02A] Workshop: Caring for the CaretakerMonday • March 11, 2013 Dori Schatell, MS, Presiding Overcoming Compassion Fatigue in Your Professional 8:00-10:00am Practice [46A] 8:00 Kidney Early Education Program: Keeping Patients Involved Shirley Farrah, PhD, RN, Presiding Nancy Colobong-Smith, MN, ARNP 4:45-6:00pm 8:30 Can We Use Social Media to Provide CKD Education? Sally Karioth, PhD, ARNP, CT Barbara Valle, BSN, RN Dr. Karioth states, “I’ve learned a lot of patients get well in spite of us – 9:00 Patient Teaching Opportunities: Teachable Moments but even more get well because of us. Every day we perform miracles on Dori Schatell, MS others we can’t explain, there are a few professions like ours, which makes 9:30 Barriers to CKD Patient Education it even more important to take care of ourselves – so, Put on your own Molly Cahill, MSN, APRN, BC oxygen mask first.” 10:00 Break Clinical Nephrology IX: Ethical Dilemmas [47A] Afternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm Mitch Rosner, MD, Presiding PD and HD Dialysis Catheters: Implantation and Care [25A] 4:45-6:00pm John Crabtree, MD; W. Kirt Nichols, MD, MHA, Presiding 4:45 Treating Difficult and Disruptive Patients - Alvin Moss, MD 2:00-4:00pm 5:15 Undocumented Immigrants: How Healthcare Institutions are 2:00 Surgical Insertion of Peritoneal Catheters Dealing with the Dilemma - Molly Cahill, MSN, ANP, BC, W. Kirt Nichols, MD, MHA CNN 2:30 Laparoscopic Insertion of Peritoneal Catheters 5:45 Discussion John Crabtree, MD 6:00 Adjourn 3:00 Prevention of Early IV Catheter Failure - Michael Tal, MD 3:30 New Locking Solutions for IV Catheters - Anil Agarwal, MD HD FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCES PROGRAM 4:00 Break Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Clinical HD Nursing II: Patient Management [01B] Workshop: Ask the Only Nephrologist in the World Who has 38 Susan Hansen, MBA, RN, Presiding Years of Experience with CAPD Questions about the History 8:00-10:00am and/or Practice of CAPD: Learn How to Establish and Manage a 8:00 Practical Nutrition Tips for the Dialysis Nurse - Rory Pace, RD Successful CAPD Program [26A] 8:30 Monthly Laboratory Results: Looking Beyond Anemia and 2:00-4:00pm Mineral Bone Disease - Elaine Go, MSN, NP, RN Jack Moncrief, MD 9:00 Strategies in Removing Fluids during HD Sheila Doss-McQuitty, MSN, RN Clinical Nephrology VIII: Anemia Management [27A] 10:00 Break Jay Wish, MD, Presiding 2:00-4:00pm Home Hemodialysis IV: Patient Management and Staffing 2:00 Trends in Anemia Management in CKD - Jay Wish, MD Issues [02B] 2:30 Effect of Bundling on Hospitalization - Robert Foley, MD Mary Kay Deck, BSN, RN, Presiding 3:00 A Safety Evaluation of Intravenous Iron Products 8:00-10:00am Daniel Coyne, MD 8:00 Innovations in Patient Training and Management 3:30 Anemia Management Made Easy - Brigitte Schiller, MD Janine Jeffries, RN 4:00 Break 8:30 Patient Management: Successful Practices to Improve Patient Retention - Michael Kraus, MD Joint Nursing and Nutrition Session: How Can We Improve 9:00 Best Practices in Cannulation: What to Teach Your Patients Clinical Parameters [28A] Lisa Koester, MSN, RN, CS, ANP Karen Wiesen, MS, RD, Presiding 9:30 Developing Effective HHD Nurses 2:00-4:00pm Michelle Carver, BSN, RN 2:00 Understanding Albumin Metabolism - Linda McCann, RD, CSR 10:00 Break 2:30 Effective Strategies to Improve Albumin Levels - Rory Pace, RD 3:00 Understanding Phosphorus Metabolism Afternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm Faith Tootell, MS, RD, CSR Complicated Acute Kidney Injury: State of the Art [25B] 3:30 Education Burnout: Innovative Methods to Improve Claudio Ronco, MD, Presiding Adherence - Judith Beto, PhD, RD 2:00-4:00pm 4:00 Break 2:00 Management of AKI in Myeloma: Novel Approaches Colin Hutchison, MBChB, PhD Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm 2:30 The 5 B Approach in the Management of Cardiorenal Persistent Challenges in Dialysis Therapies: Has There Been Syndrome - Claudio Ronco, MD Progress? [45A] 3:00 RRT in Acute Brain Injury - Andrew Davenport, MD Michael Flessner, MD, PhD; James Sloand MD, Presiding 3:30 Extracorporeal Support in Decompensated Cirrhosis 4:45-6:00pm Thomas Gonwa, MD 4:45 Diagnostic and Prognostic Value of Biomarkers in PD and 4:00 Break HD – Have They Made a Difference? - Joanne Bargman, MD 5:15 Mechanisms and Consequences of Back-filtration in HD and PD (similarities and differences) - Claudio Ronco, MD 6:00 Adjourn 12
  • 13. Clinical HD III: Joint Physician and Nursing Session Best PD Nursing Fundamentals V: Practical Aspects in Managing Monday • March 11, 2013 Practices in Vascular Access Management [26B] a PD Clinic [26C] Lynda Ball, MSN, RN, Presiding Maria Luongo, MSN, RN, Presiding 2:00-4:00pm 2:00-4:00pm 2:00 Preparing for Vascular Access Placement: Patient Assessment 2:00 How to Organize an Efficient and Effective Clinic Visit for Lesley Dinwiddie, MSN, RN, FNP PD Patients - Joanna Neumann, RN 2:30 Balloon Assisted Maturation - Lynda Ball, MSN, RN 2:30 Utilizing Clinic Visits to Provide Continuing Education for 3:00 Routine Assessment of Chronic Vascular Access PD Patients - Maria Luongo, MSN, RN Vo Nguyen, MD 3:00 Time Away from the Clinic: How to Make the Most of Home 3:30 Use of Ultrasound as a Guide for Cannulation In-center Visits - Jeannine Farina, MSN, RN Peter Gregory, MD 3:30 Time Management for PD Nurses 4:00 Break Jennifer O’Connor, BSN, RN 4:00 BreakLate Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm Debate [45B] PD Nursing Clinical Topics V [27C] Ercan Ok, MD, Presiding Brenda Patrick, MSN, RN, Presiding 4:45-6:00pm 2:00-4:00pm Debate: What Kills Dialysis Patients? 2:00 Use of Alternative Staff in a PD Program 4:45 Salt - Nathan Levin, MD Elizabeth Kelman, MEd, RN 5:15 Other Uremic Toxins - Nathalie Neirynck, MD 2:30 Developing Protocols to Decrease Peritonitis Ann Marie Correia, ASN, RN Clinical HD Nursing IV: Vascular Access [46B] 3:00 Effective Use of Social Media in PD Patient Follow-up Sheila Doss McQuitty, BSN, RN, Presiding Barbara Valle, BSN, RN 4:45-6:00pm 3:30 Improving Outcomes in PD - Lisa Sotter, BSN, RN Everything You Need to Know About Buttonhole Cannulation and 4:00 Break Why - Lynda Ball, MSN, RN Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pmPD FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCES PROGRAM Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes [45C]Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Issac Teitelbaum, MD, Presiding PD Nursing Fundamentals IV: Peritonitis [01C] 4:45-6:00pm Gillian Brunier, MScN, CNeph(c), RN, Presiding 4:45 BP Targets and Management in PD Patients 8:00-10:00am Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD, PhD, MPH 8:00 Peritonitis: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Nursing 5:15 Improving Long-term PD Outcomes - Rajnish Mehrotra, MD Management - Elizabeth Kelman, MEd, RN 6:00 Adjourn 8:40 Peritonitis Treatment: ISPD Guidelines and Recommendations - Judith Bernardini, BSN, RN PD Nursing Fundamentals VI [46C] 9:10 Strategies to Prevent Peritonitis Joanna Neumann, RN, Presiding Kathryn Renee Williams, BSN, RN 4:45-6:00pm 9:40 Case Presentations and Discussion - Elizabeth Kelman, MEd, RN 4:45 Patient Education - Dionne Manigan, RN 10:00 Break 5:15 Versions of Patient Groups: An Excellent Resource for Support Leanne Peace, MSW, LCSW PD Nursing Clinical Topics IV: Challenges in Dealing with 5:45 Discussion Difficult Patients [02C] 6:00 Adjourn Jeannine Farina, MSN, RN, Presiding 8:00-10:00am PD Nursing Clinical Topics VI [47C] 8:00 The Patient with Multiple Co-morbidities Kathryn Renee Williams, BSN, RN, CNN, Presiding Donna Tierney, BSed, RN 4:45-6:00pm 8:20 Addictive Patients (alcohol and drug abuse) Learn From Your Colleagues Panel Discussion: Practical Solutions to Alice Chamberlin, BSN, RN Practical Problems in PD 8:40 Managing Patients with Mental Health Challenges Attendees in this session will have the opportunity to network with Jennifer Hurley, MSW; Patsy Knight, RN experienced PD practitioners, hear case presentations and ask 9:20 Hearing or Sight Impaired - Jeannine Farina, MSN, RN questions about PD issues including: 9:45 Discussion • Diagnosis and Management of Peritonitis 10:00 Break • PD Catheter Care and Catheter Problems • Trouble ShootingAfternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pm • Patient Management Issues Nutrition and Metabolism [25C] Panelists: Maria Luongo, MSN, RN; Diane Watson, MSc, RN, Jean Holley, MD, Presiding CNeph(c); Karen Wiesen, MS, RD; Ramesh Khanna, MD 2:00-4:00pm 2:00 Nutritional and Metabolic Issues Unique to PD Steven Guest, MD 2:30 Obesity and Bariatric Surgery in the PD Patient Jean Holley, MD 3:00 PD in Diabetic Patient - Gautam Phadke, MD 3:30 Vascular Calcification and Calciphylaxis in PD Patients Georges Saab, MD 4:00 Break 13
  • 14. TWENTY FOURTH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM Afternoon Sessions • 2:00-4:00pmMonday • March 11, 2013 & Tuesday, March 12, 2013 ON PEDIATRIC DIALYSIS Symposium on Hypertension and Volume Control [25D] Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Steven Alexander, MD; Helen Currier, BSN, RN, Presiding Symposium on Chronic Disease Management [01D] 2:00-4:00pm John Mahan, MD; Jessica Jenkins, C-PNP, Presiding 2:00 The Optimal HD Prescription for Volume Control: How 8:00-10:00am to Use Dialysate Sodium Concentration and Ultrafiltration 8:00 A Positive Approach to Chronic Disease Management Rate to Achieve Best Results - Joseph Flynn, MD, MS Ross Hays, MD 2:25 Roles of Dietary Sodium and Water Restrictions in Avoiding 9:05 Social Networking as a Chronic Disease Management Tool Volume Overload Patrick Brophy, MD 2:50 Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in the Pediatric 9:25 Quality of Life Assessment in Pediatric Dialysis Patients: Dialysis Population - Abanti Chaudhuri, MD Helpful Tool or Waste of Time? - Bruce Morgenstern, MD 3:15 Optimal PD Prescription for Hypertension and Volume 9:45 Free Communication III Control - Bradley Warady, MD 10:00 Break 3:45 Free Communications VI 4:00 Break Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Hot Topics I [13D] Late Afternoon Sessions • 4:45-6:00pm Alicia Neu, MD; Jordan Symons, MD, Presiding SPECIAL LECTURE: Medical Education Apps [45D] 10:45am-12:15pm Helen Currier, BSN, RN, Presiding 10:45 Atypical Hemolytic-uremic Syndrome - Patrick Brophy, MD 4:45-6:00pm 11:05 The Use of the Electronic Medical Record as a Research “Medical Education: There’s an App for That!” Engine - Scott Sutherland, MD Eric Bauman, PhD, RN 11:25 The Approach to the Highly Sensitized Dialysis Patient 6:00 Adjourn Ruth McDonald, MD 11:45 Free Communication IV 12:00 Free Communication V 12:15 Luncheon Nutrition Symposium II [14D] DAY THREE 10:45am-12:25pm Tuesday • March 12, 2013 Pediatric Breakout Luncheon Sessions • 12:15-2:00pm INTEGRATED SESSION PROGRAM Nursing Luncheon [20L] Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Helen Currier, BSN, RN, Presiding Debates [05A] 12:15-2:00pm Mitchell Rosner, MD; Edwina Brown, MD, Presiding 12:15 Is it Research, Evidence-based Practice or Quality 8:00-10:00am Improvement? - Cynthia Russell, PhD, RN Debate: More Frequent HD Should be Recommended to Thrice Weekly 2:00 Break HD Patients 8:00 There Is Enough Evidence to Support this Recommendation Nutrition Luncheon [21L] Madhukar Misra, MD (Limited to 60 people) 8:10 The Frequent Nocturnal Hemodialysis Randomized Roseanne Woloschuk, RD; Nonnie Polderman, BSc, Presiding Controlled Trial does not Support this Recommendation 12:15-2:00pm Alan Kliger, MD Parisa Mehrfar, RD; Linda Phelan, RD; Sabrina Martinelli; 8:20 Discussion Marissa Juarez Debate: What is the Best Option for Urgent Starts of Chronic Dialysis? U.S. Physicians’ Luncheon [22L] 8:30 HD with an Intravenous Catheter is the Tried and True Way Steven Alexander, MD, Presiding to Go - Michael Tal, MD 12:15-1:00pm 8:40 Don’t Count PD Out - Rajnish Mehrotra, MD 12:15 Billing and Documentation - Marc Joseph, MD 8:50 Discussion 1:00 Break Debate: Survival Advantages of any Dialysis Therapy Innovations Must be Confirmed with Randomized Controlled Trials Special Pediatric Fellows’ Cases Poster Session 9:00 Randomized Controlled Trials are Necessary Before Begins after U.S. Physicians’, Luncheon Breaks Recommending New Therapies or Approaches (Fellows’ cases posters to be up with other pediatric posters outside Michael Rocco, MD main pediatrics lecture hall) 9:10 Randomized Controlled Trials in Dialysis Populations are 1:00 -2:00pm (Fellows in attendance) Usually Flawed and Delay Progress Zbylut Twardowski, MD, PhD 9:20 Discussion Debate: Is Kt/V Urea Useful or Misleading for Defining Adequacy in PD and HD? 9:30 Kt/V is Still One of the Best Tools Available for Defining Adequacy - John Daugirdas, MD 9:40 The Use of Kt/V has Impeded Our Understanding of Dialysis Adequacy - Carl Kjellstrand, MD, PhD 9:50 Discussion 10:00 Break 14
  • 15. Joint Physician and Nursing Session: End of Life Care for the HD FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCES PROGRAM Tuesday • March 12, 2013 CKD Patient [06A] Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Lesley Dinwiddie, MSN, RN, FNP, Presiding The Hypertensive Overhydrated Patient: Making Sense of 8:00-10:00am Different Strategies [05B] 8:00 Shared Decision-making - Alvin Moss, MD Bernard Canaud, MD, Presiding 8:30 Tools and Strategies to Initiate EoL Discussions 8:00-10:00am Denise Eilers, BSN, RN 8:00 The Cardiovascular Toxicity of Fluid Overload: Novel Insights 9:00 Relevance of Palliative Care in Dialysis - Jean Holley, MD Peter Kotanko, MD 9:30 Discussion 8:30 Is High Sodium Dialysate Really All That Bad? 10:00 Break Bernard Canaud, MD 9:00 Can Patients Restrict Salt Intake to Less than 2000 mg/day? Clinical and Administrative Issues: Quality Outcomes in Ercan Ok, MD Nephrology [07A] 9:30 Duration of Dialysis Session is the Key Presented in cooperation with the Renal Administrator’s Association Christopher Chan, MD (NRAA) 10:00 Break Mark Neumann, BS; Katrina Russell, RN, Presiding 8:00-10:00am Clinical HD V: Joint Physician and Nursing Session [06B] 8:00 Developing and Maintaining an Effective QAPI Program Elaine Go, MSN, RN, Presiding Katrina Russell, RN, CNN 8:00-10:00am 8:25 Quality Incentive Payment: What is in Store for 2015? Variations from Standard Hemodialysis Therapy Jay Wish, MD 8:00 Nocturnal In-center Dialysis - Lisa Koester, MSN, RN, CS, ANP 8:55 Developing Shared Governance in a Dialysis Facility: Pros and 8:30 In-center Self Care - Mary Showers, BSN, RN Cons - Caprice Vanderkolk, MS, RN 8:55 Staff Assisted Programs 9:20 Promoting Patient Engagement and Safety Quality Improvement: Vascular Access Debbie Cote, MSN, RN, CNN 9:00 Role of the Network in Vascular Access Quality 9:45 Discussion Improvement - Chad Lennox, MSPH 10:00 Break 9:25 Is Current DOQI Target for AVF Too Low? Lessons from the Vascular Access Improvement Program at the NW RenalLate Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Network - Vo Nguyen, MD Giants of Nephrology Look to the Future [15A] 9:50 Discussion Michael Rocco, MD; Thomas Golper, MD, Presiding 10:00 Break 10:45-11:45am 10:45 What Are the Most Important Next Steps to Improve Dialysis Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Outcomes and Quality of Life on Dialysis? (each panel Neurological Dilemmas in Hemodialysis [15B] member will have five minutes) - Panelists: Nathan Levin, MD; Christopher Chan, MD, Presiding Claudio Ronco, MD; Eli Friedman, MD; Carl Kjellstrand, MD, 10:45am-12:00pm PhD; Joanne Bargman, MD; Alan Kliger, MD 10:45 Hypertension or Repeated IDH: What Causes More Damage 11:45 Adjourn on HD - John Daugirdas, MD 11:15 Rhabdomyolysis Induced AKI- Therapeutic Options in 2013 Professional Issues in Nephrology [16A] Colin Hutchison, MD Demystifying Research Findings and Journal Articles 11:45 Discussion Mary Schira, PhD, RN, ACNP, Presiding 12:00 Adjourn 10:45am-12:00pm Have you ever read an article which you thought was just wonderful, PD FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCES PROGRAM just to be dismissed by a colleague as a piece of nonsense? This Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am session will help you critically evaluate articles and papers you read Peritonitis [05C] in professional journals and help you identify key factors to ask and William Salzer, MD, Presiding provide you tips where to find such information in the body of the 8:00-10:00am article. 8:00 Risks and Prevention of Technique Failure from Peritonitis Judith Beto, PhD, RD; Carol Headley, DNSc, RN Kunal Chaudhary, MD 8:30 Indications and Timing to Pull the PD Catheter Clinical Nephrology X [17A] William Salzer, MD Leanne Peace, MSW, LCSW, Presiding 9:00 Update on Peritonitis Treatment - Beth Piraino, MD 10:45am-12:00pm 9:30 Exit-site Infections: Prevention and Treatment Strategies 10:45 Living a Good Life with Dialysis: Rehabilitation Issues William Salzer, MD Nancy Hewitt Spaeth, BE, RN 10:00 Break 11:15 50 Shades of Dialysis Sexuality - Dori Schatel, MS 11:45 Discussion PD Nursing Fundamentals VII: Managing PD Complications [06C] 12:00 Adjourn 8:00-10:00am 8:00 Infections in PD (Other than Peritonitis) Brenda Patrick, MSN, RN 8:30 Complications Related to Intra-abdominal Pressure Diane Watson, MSc, RN, CNeph(c) 9:00 Catheter-related PD complications - Judith Bernardini, BSN, RN 9:30 Case Presentations and Discussion - Brenda Patrick, MSN, RN; Diane Watson, MSC, RN, CNeph(c) 10:00 Break 15
  • 16. PD Nursing Clinical Topics VII [07C]Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Joanna Neumann, RN, Presiding 8:00-10:00am 8:00 Strategies for Training and Retaining PD Nurses Donna Tierney, BSed, RN Conference Chair 8:45 Developing a Training Plan and Maintaining Competencies Karl D. Nolph, MD, University of Missouri Board of Curators’ for Caregivers and Nursing Assistants Professor Emeritus of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of 9:30 Continuing Education Resources for PD Nurses Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri Gillian Brunier, MScN, CNeph(c), RN 10:00 Break Peritoneal Dialysis Chair Ramesh Khanna, MD, Karl D. Nolph, MD, Chair in Nephrology, Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Director, Division of Nephrology, University of Missouri School of Special Situations [15C] Medicine, Columbia, Missouri Georges Saab, MD, Presiding 10:45-11:45am Hemodialysis Co-Chairs 10:45 Gynecological Problems and Pregnancy in PD Patients Zbylut J. Twardowski, MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Medicine, Jean Holley, MD Division of Nephrology, University of Missouri School of Medicine, 11:15 PD for Patients with Cirrhosis and Ascites - Josh Botdorf, DO Columbia, Missouri 11:45 Adjourn Madhukar Misra,MD, FRCP (UK), Professor, Division of Nephrology, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, Missour i TWENTY FOURTH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM ON PEDIATRIC DIALYSIS Nursing Chair Early Morning Sessions • 8:00-10:00am Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, BSHM, RN, CNN, Education Coordinator, Breaking News [05D] Dialysis Clinic, Inc.; Division of Nephrology, University of Missouri Stuart Goldstein, MD; Mark Joseph, MD, Presiding School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri 8:00-9:30am 8:00 Vitamin D: All You Need to Know to Use D25 Levels Pediatric Chairs Meredith Atkinson, MD, MHS Steven R. Alexander, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Chief, Pediatric Collaborative Project Reports Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, 8:30 NACHRI-CHA - Alicia Neu, MD California 8:50 NAPRTCS Registry Benchmarking Project Update Helen Currier, BSN, RN, CNN, CENP Director, Renal Services, Jodi Smith, MD, MPH Pheresis, and Vascular Access team, Texas Children’s Hospital, 9:10 IPDN - Franz Schaefer, MD Houston, Texas Bradley Warady, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Mercy Hospital Nursing Breakout Session: From Design to Adaptation: and Clinics, Kansas City, Missouri Maximizing Your Program’s Potential [06D] Deborah Miller, MSN, RN, Presiding Planning Committee Bradley Warady, MD 8:00-9:30am Steven R. Alexander, MD Weldon D. Webb 8:00 Finding Cost Savings - Linda Jones, MHA, BSN; Lynda Ball, RN, CNN Karen Wiesen, MS, RD Amy Nau, MSN, MBA, RN Christopher Blagg, MD Rosanne Woloschuk, RD 8:30 Balancing Cost and Quality: A Case Study - Theresa Mottes, RN Joshua Botdorf, DO Preethi Yerram, MD 9:00 Identifying Key Internal and External Partners Natalie Carter Helen Currier, BSN, RN Michelle Carver, BSN, RN External Advisory Group Kunal Chaudhary, MD Suhail Ahmad, MD SPECIAL LECTURE: Helen Currier, BSN, RN, CNN, CENP Chester A. Amedia Jr., MD Dialysis Technology on the Horizon [Also 05D] Shirley Farrah, PhD, RN-BC Joanne M. Bargman, MD Susan Hansen, MBA, RN Bernard Canaud, MD Patrick Brophy, MD, Presiding Jessica Jenkins, NP Charles Chazot, MD 9:30-10:00am Ramesh Khanna, MD Andrew Davenport, MD Robert Lockridge, MD Lisa Koester, MSN, RN, CS, ANP Fredric Finkelstein, MD Maria Luongo, MS, RN Michael Flessner, MD Pediatric Renal Nutrition Breakout: Renal Nutrition Nancy McAfee, RN, MN, CNN Eli Friedman, MD in the NICU [07D] Linda McCann, MS, RD Thomas Golper, MD 8:45-10:00am Deborah Miller, MSN, RN, CNN Carl Kjellstrand, MD Linda Phelan, RD Madhukar Misra, MD, FRCP(UK) Peter Kotanko, MD Theresa Mottes, RN Aleksandra Kukla, MD Late Morning Sessions • 10:45am-12:15pm Amy Nau, MSN, RN, MBA, CNN Robert Lockridge, MD Alicia Neu, MD Peter Margettes, MD My Favorite Paper of 2012 [15D] Joanna Neumann, RN, CNN Rajnish Mehrotra, MD Steven Alexander, MD; Linda Jones, MHA, BSN, Presiding Karl D. Nolph, MD Jack Moncrief, MD 10:45am-12:00pm Claire Oser 10:45 My Favorite Pediatric Dialysis Nursing Paper Mark Neumann, BS Leanne Peace, MSW, LCSW Claudio Ronco, MD Jessica Jenkins, C-PNP Nonnie Polderman, RD Mitchell Rosner, MD 11:00 My Favorite Pediatric Nutrition Paper - Rose Woloschuk, RD Leonor Ponferrada, BSN, BSHM, RN, Ken Sakai, MD 11:15 My Favorite Dialysis Clinical Paper - Abanti Chaudhuri, MD CNN Isaac Teitelbaum, MD 11:30 My Favorite CRRT Paper - Stuart Goldstein, MD Allison Rentfro, PhD Rajiv Saran, MD 11:45 My Favorite Basic Science/Physiology Paper Franz Schaefer, MD John Van Stone, MD Bruce Morgenstern, MD Kurt Tarwater, MD Helen Takaki, BSN, RN 12:00 Adjourn 16 Zbylut J. Twardowski, MD, PhD
  • 17. GENERAL INFORMATION March 10 - 12, 2013 • Seattle, Washington SEATTLE • 2013 Conference Location & Hotel Information The conference will be held at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington. For more information on Hotel Accreditation accommodations go to our website: ✔ Go to General Information and then conference hotels. The Office of Continuing Education, School of Medicine, University ✔ For further questions please contact the conference housingof Missouri is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing bureau at or (888) 877-0255Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education ✔ Reserve a room in the ADC hotel block and have a chancefor physicians. to win an IPad 2 The Office of Continuing Education, School of Medicine,University of Missouri designates these live educational activities the Registrationfollowing hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: There are significant savings for early conference registrants. For those • 33rd Annual Dialysis Conference (March 10-12) up to 19.25 registering by January 17, 2013 (midnight deadline), there will be a hours reduced fee of $499 US dollars. After the January 17, 2013 deadline the • Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children (March 9) up to 8 hours fee will be $650. From March 1, 2013 and through the conference dates • Comprehensive Course in Hemodialysis (March 9) up to 8.25 the fee will be $750 for all registrants. The registration fee includes the hours cost of the conference, welcome reception, continental breakfasts, coffee • Home Hemodialysis Fundamentals & Symposium (March 9) up breaks, luncheons, the HD & PD abstract books: Advances in Peritoneal to 6.25 hours Dialysis Vol. 28, the proceedings issue of Hemodialysis International Vol. • Peritoneal Dialysis in North America (March 9) up to 8.75 16, and access to speaker handouts online. Fees may be paid by check, Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of cash or credit card (on your credit card statement, conference fees willtheir participation in the activity. show as being paid to the University of Missouri). You may register byNurses: calling (573) 882-4105; by FAXing your registration form to University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing is an approved [573] 882=5666 or by submiting your application online via our websiteprovider of continuing nursing education by the Missouri Nurses We do not send confirmation that your faxAssociation, an accredited approver by the American Nurses was received. Please check your own transmission report.Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ISPD, ISHD, and ISN members receive a $10 discount for the Contact Hours will be awarded for the following offerings: conference only during the dates of March 10-12. • 33rd Annual Dialysis Conference (March 10-12) up to 18.8 hours If you register without paying, you are responsible for payment whether • Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children (March 9) up to 8.0 hours or not you attend the conference. • Comprehensive Course in Hemodialysis (March 9) up to 8.2 hours International Registrants • Home Hemodialysis Fundamentals and Symposium (March 9) Please Note: All checks must be drawn on US banks to avoid up to 8.4 hours additional charges. We do not accept wire transfers. • Peritoneal Dialysis in North America (March 9) up to 8.7 hours • Technician Program (March 9) up to 5 hours RefundsMONA Provider Approval Number 713-XII. Full refund of fees, less $100 USD processing charge per registrant, will be made if notice of cancellation is received by February 15, 2013.Social Workers: From February 16-22, half of the registration fee will be refunded. No The University of Missouri School of Social Work has approved refunds will be made after February 22. All cancellations must be insocial work credits for the following offerings: writing and may be emailed to • 33rd Annual Dialysis Conference (March 10-12) up to 15.5 hours Abstracts • Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children (March 9) up to 8 hours We invite abstracts describing new research clinical experiences, • Comprehensive Course in Hemodialysis (March 9) up to 8.25 case studies and quality improvement and education projects on PD hours and HD. Submissions will be considered for presentation during the • Home Hemodialysis Fundamentals & Symposium (March 9) up Slide and Poster Sessions. Please use the abstract form and guidelines, to 8.66 hours and identify your submission as PD, HD or PD&HD. Proposals must • Peritoneal Dialysis in North America (March 9) up to 9.25 be submitted by October 1, 2012. Acceptance does not waive theDietitians: conference fee. Dietitians can receive CPEU’s for this meeting from theCommission on Dietetic Registration. CPEUs are based on 1 credit Outstanding PD & Nursing Awardsper hour attended. They must keep a copy of the final program and The first author of the outstanding PD abstract and PD nursingconference certificate in their portfolio. abstract submitted to the Annual Dialysis Conference will each receiveCertificates: A certificate of completion can be downloaded and a plaque and a travel grant from the International Society for Peritonealprinted at the time you do your online evaluation. Dialysis. The awards will be presented on Saturday, March 9, 2013, during the Welcome Reception. 17
  • 18. Outstanding Hemodialysis audience. The deadline for case summary submission is December 14, & Nursing Awards 2012. The first author of the outstanding HD abstract and HD nursing • Adult Fellows submiting abstracts (as first author) to adult abstract submitted to the Annual Dialysis Conference will each HD or PD slide forums or poster sessions are also eligible for receive a plaque and a travel grant from the International Society for consideration for a waiver of all registration fees to all programs, Hemodialysis. The awards will be presented on Saturday, March 9, 2013, pending availability of funds. The deadline for the Fellow abstract during the Welcome Reception. submission is the same as for all abstract submissions (October 1, 2012). Pediatric Dialysis Awards • Pediatric Fellows submiting abstracts (as first author) to We invite abstracts describing new research on any aspect of pediatric slide forums or poster sessions are not eligible for dialysis in pediatric patients. All pediatric abstracts not selected for the consideration for a waiver of all registration fees to all programs. Pediatric Symposium will be considered for presentation during Free Only Fellows who submit a pediatric case summary to the Communications or Poster Sessions. A travel grant will be presented to Pediatric Fellows Case Forum: Stump the Consults held during the the best pediatric abstract first-authored and presented by a physician; Fundamentals of Dialysis in Children will be eligible for waived an additional travel grant will be presented for the best pediatric abstract registration fees to all the programs, pending availability of funds. first-authored and presented by a non-physician. Fellows submiting cases or abstracts must include a brief letter from Advances in Peritoneal Dialysis... their Program Director verifying their fellowship status. Case summaries, a journal of selected papers from the Annual Conference on Program Director Letters and indication of type of presentation Peritoneal Dialysis. Editor: Ramesh Khanna, MD; Associate Editors: (Pediatrics, Adult PD, Adult HD) should be sent to the following: Madhukar Misra, MD; Karl D. Nolph, MD; Zbylut J. Twardowski, • Pediatric Case Summaries should be submitted MD, PhD. Advances is abstracted in Index Medicus. electronically, attached to an email to: All fully paid registrants at the 2013 conference will receive Advances Kimberly Sands and John Mahan, MD in Peritoneal Dialysis 2013, Vol. 28. To order Volumes 1-27 contact: Email: MultiMed Inc., 66 Martin St., Milton, Ontario, Canada, L9T 2R2, (905) 875-2456. For urgent questions, please call Kimberly Sands at (650)723-7903 • Adult Case Summaries should be submitted to: Hemodialysis International: Proceedings... Ramesh Khanna, MD (for PD) a peer-reviewed issue of selected papers from the Hemodialysis or Madhukar Misra, MD (for HD) Symposium. Editor: Madhukar Misra, MD; Founding Editor: Zbylut J. Division of Nephrology Twardowski, MD, PhD. Proceedings is abstracted in Index Medicus. Clinical Education & Support Bldg. All fully paid registrants will receive a copy of Hemodialysis 1 Hospital Drive, RM CE418 International 2013, Vol. 17, Issue 1, containing the abstracts and Issue 5, University of Missouri the Proceedings. To order Volumes 1 - 7 contact: MultiMed Inc., Columbia, MO, 65212 66 Martin St., Milton, Ontario, Canada, L9T 2R2, (905) 875-2456. To Phone: (573) 882-7992 Fax: (573) 884-4820 order Volumes 8 - 16 contact: Blackwell Publishing, 350 Main Street, Email: Malden, Massachusetts 02148, (781) 388-8310. Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC) Examinations Saturday, March 9, 2013 • 12:30-5:30pm Separate registration fees and registration forms are required to take the certification examinations offered by the Nephrology Nursing Certification Commission (NNCC): Certified Clinical Hemodialysis ✔Abstract Submission Deadline: October 1, 2012 Technician (CCHT), Certified Dialysis Nurse (CDN), Certified • Online Submission: Nephrology Nurse (CNN), and Certified Nephrology Nurse - Nurse • Instructions & Submission Form available as pdf files to Practitioner (CNN-NP). Call the NNCC for information at (888) download and print - 884-6622 or (856)256-2321, or download applications online at www. ✔Conference Registration Fellows’ Scholarships • Early registration fee ends January 17, 2013 Adult and Pediatric Nephrology Fellows are invited to submit 1 to 3 (midnight deadline) page case summaries describing problem PD or HD cases. 4 scholarships will be awarded to Fellows whose cases are chosen for presentation. • Regular registration ends February 28, 2013 In addition, pending availability of funds, all Fellows submittng (midnight deadline) case summaries, whether selected for presentation or not, will have March 1: all registrants will pay the on-site fee registration fees waived for both the Fundamentals courses and the main Dialysis Conference that follows. Fellows training in a pediatric training Speaker/Session Handouts program are asked to submit pediatric HD, PD or CRRT cases to the The CME Office is only able to provide handouts that Pediatric Dialysis Fundamentals course. are received from speakers. Not all speakers submit Fellows training in adult training programs are asked to submit cases handouts in advance.) for either the Adult PD or the Adult HD sessions during the ADC. Fellows are asked to clearly indicate if you are submiting a case Note: Speakers and topics are subject to change without notice. presentation for: Pediatric Fundamentals (HD, PD or CRRT), Adult PD, or Adult HD. Cases should be organized so that they lead to one or more18 management questions that can be posed to the consultants and the