Program Description: 
The series focuses 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.
Key Words: Nephrology, Renal Disease, Kidneys, Acute kidney injuries, Hypertension
Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Medical Students, Trainees
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

  • analyze the pathogenesis, diagnoses, and treatment of kidney diseases including but not limited to the following conditions of: hypertension, chronic kidney disease, acute kidney injury, kidney transplant and immunosuppression, glomerulonephritis, nephrotic syndrome, electrolytes disorders and metabolic acidosis and alkalosis.
  • Evaluate advances in the field of Nephrology by reviewing results of recently completed clinical trials.
  • Apply newly obtained clinical knowledge to enhance patient care in Nephrology.
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Directors:

Dawn Wolfgram, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Division of Nephrology

Medical College of Wisconsin


Planning Committee Member(s):



In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Dawn Wolfgram

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.




Morgan Faulkner
Series date: 
01/01/2023 - 8:00am CST to 12/18/2023 - 9:00am CST

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Nephrology Research Conference 2023
Series location: 
Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


Session Date
Pillars of Salt: What We Know about Sodium and Hypertension in 2023 01/03/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
MCW Billing 01/10/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
January Biopsy Conference 01/17/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
Update on the diagnosis and management of hepatorenal syndrome 01/24/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
Deal or No Deal 01/31/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
Proteinuria and tubular protein uptake, can a supplement be kidney protective? 02/07/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
RAS inhibitors in advanced CKD: stop or continue? 02/14/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
February Biopsy Conference 02/21/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
Baby on Board: Navigating Hypertension in Pregnancy 02/28/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST
Neph Madness Session 1 03/07/2023 - 3:30pm to 4:36pm CST