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Inaugural Jefferson Renal Update Symposium

Course description

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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a worldwide public health problem that needs to be managed in its early stages in order to prevent its development or slow its progression.

This inaugural course will examine disease burden, recommendations for assessment and management, clinical practice guidelines, clinical trials, new therapies, areas of uncertainty and future challenges of this disease. 

Through didactic lectures, case presentations, and panel discussions, the following topics will be explored:

  • CKD Management and Transition to End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Transplant: What the General Practitioner Needs to Know
  • Post Kidney Transplant Complications: Infection and Malignancy
  • Hypertension Management in Chronic Kidney Disease

This course is designed for practicing physicians, nurses/nurse practitioners, hospitalists, residents, fellows, and allied health professionals specializing in nephrology, internal medicine, family medicine, and general practice.

 

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Event date:

Starts: 
09/23/2017 - 8:00am
Ends: 
09/23/2017 - 2:30pm
Location: 
Dorrance H. Hamilton Building
1001 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
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Credits & accreditation
  • 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.25 Attendance
Faculty & disclosure

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.


ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

PHYSICIANS
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Application for CME has been filed with the American Academy of Family PhysiciansDetermination of credit is pending.

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS
This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to 5.25 contact hours of accredited education.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS
The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org).


REGISTRATION

HOW TO REGISTER

IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

  • Pre-registration ends Thursday, September 21, 2017. Onsite registration will be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, September 8, 2017. See full refund policy

To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.

  1. Log in or create an account. - Note: This website will not work on Internet Explorer 8. 
  2. Review the chart below and select the registration fee that best fits. Final price will be reflected when you check out. You must be logged in to see the "Add to Cart" function.  
  3. Check out and pay with Visa or Mastercard. American Express is not accepted

If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.


REGISTRATION FEES

Profession/AffiliationFee
Practicing Physician$150
Nurse / Nurse Practitioner$95
Other Healthcare Professional$95
Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow$60
Jefferson, Methodist, Abington, Aria, Kennedy - Faculty & Staff$60

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Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Cardiology
Endocrinology
Family Medicine
Internal Medicine
Nephrology
Primary Care
Transplantation
Course Format: 
Live Conference
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 5.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
06/08/2017
Course expires: 
06/23/2018
Event starts: 
09/23/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/23/2017 - 2:30pm
Cost:
$150.00
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