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Update in Nephrology & Hypertension 2018

April 7, 2018 | Omni Jacksonville, Downtown Jacksonville, FL

Lecture topics include:

  • Cardio-renal Syndromes
  • Questions that people with CKD ask their PCP’s
  • Update in Hypertension Management
  • Rhabodomyolysis
  • Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) for the PCP
  • Basics of Kidney Transplantation
  • Hematuria

Who Should Attend:

Nephrologists, Primary Care Physicians, Allied Heath Professionals

Learning Objectives:

Upon Completion of this activity, participants should be able to

  • Recognize newer drugs & goals of hypertension management
  • Understand risk factors for AKI/CKD, treatment options to improve outcomes, when it is appropriate to initiate dialysis and plan for kidney transplantation
  • Understand physiologic relationships between & best treatment option for cardio-renal and renal-cardiac syndromes

Program Director:

Ronald L. Mars, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL.

Faculty Disclosure

University of Florida College of Medicine adheres to the ACCME Standards regarding commercial support of continuing medical education. It is policy that the faculty and planning committee disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this education activity, that relevant conflicts of interest are resolved, and that speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drug(s) or device(s) during their presentation. Detailed disclosure will be made in the course syllabus.