Update in Nephrology & Hypertension 2020

April 4, 2020 | Omni Jacksonville, Downtown Jacksonville, FL

Lecture topics include:

  • When to Refer to the Nephrologist
  • AKI in Sepsis
  • Potassium – Hero or Villain
  • Diagnosing and Treating Metabolic Acidosis
  • Clinical Approach to Hyponatremia
  • ABC’s of Kidney Transplantation
  • Nephrolithiasis

Who Should Attend:

Nephrologists, Primary Care Physicians, Allied Heath Professionals

Learning Objectives

As a result of participation in this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Understand best treatment options for urinary tract infections
  • Identify symptoms, signs & best treatment options for nephrolithiasis
  • Understand current recommendation and goals for treating hypertension and understanding the pathophysiology & treatment of mineral bone disorders
  • Recognize and treat disorders of sodium metabolism
  • Recognize and treat systoic renal disease
  • Understand the pathophysiology of hyperparthyroidisim & treatment of mineral bone disorders

Program Director

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