East by South West 5th Annual Update in Nephrology

Pittsburgh, PA US
September 13, 2024 to September 14, 2024

Target Audience

Nurse Practitioner, Physician, and Physician Assistant.

Learning Objectives

1. Outline new diagnostic and treatment recommendations for resistant HTN and its management 
2. Discuss advances in the role of AKI in CKD 
3. Discuss updated in Treatment of ANCA vasculitis 
4. Discuss how to appropriately manage and updates in management of secondary hyperparathyroidism and Bone mineral disorders in ESKD and transplant. 
5. Explain the pathophysiology of and updated optimal treatment options for management of AKI in liver and heart disease 
6. Updates on Out-patient dialysis machines 
7. Outline new diagnostic and treatment recommendations for Alports syndrome

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/31/2024
Course expires: 
12/31/2024
Event starts: 
09/13/2024 - 2:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
09/14/2024 - 5:30pm EDT
Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square
300 W Station Square Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
United States

Course  Directors:
Pooja Amarapurkar, MD
Christos Argyropoulos, MD, PhD

This activity is approved for the following credit:  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity. 

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 Attendance
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For more information, please contact Pooja Amarapurkar at: amarapurkarpd@upmc.edu