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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.