Session date: 
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center, 1st Floor - Room L
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has a mission to be the national leader in providing high quality healthcare. One of the ways that we are doing this is to provide high quality continuing medical education (CME) to our faculty; this includes presentation from national leaders in the field of Nephrology. Our education al topics focus on outcomes research in chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease, delivery of care in dialysis units and chronic kidney disease clinics, emerging data on new treatments compared to current standard of care, continuing review of kidney biopsy pathology, and basic science research that may become future therapeutics.

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Physicians Assistants
  • Nurse/Nurse Practitioners
  • Medical Students
Learning objectives: 
  1. Explore how pediatric donors less than 5 years of age have expanded the donor pool for adult kidney transplantation.
  2. Discuss why pediatric donors kidneys undergo hypertrophy soon after transplantation.
  3. Discuss key reasons why donor selection is also of paramount importance in considering transplant from pediatric donors less than 5 years of age.
Faculty & credentials: 
Planning Team Members:
Dawn Wolfgram, MD
Kevin Regner, MD
 
 
Presenter(s):
Talal Khairi, MD
 

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person(s):


In accordance with the ACCME®  Standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships.  These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Carriann Horstead
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-9050