Conference

PROGRAM 

March 4+5, 2021 (Pacific Time)

2021 NWRD

PROGRAM

&

SPEAKERS

PLEASE NOTE: 

  • Registration refunds are not available

  • For Canadian registrants, CAD$ exchange rate will be added to ticket price at checkout

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THURSDAY, MARCH 4

KDOQI Clinical Practice Guidelines for Nutrition in CKD – 2020 Update

Laura Byham-Gray PhD RDN FNKF

Professor and Vice Chair for Research

Department of Nutritional Sciences,

School of Health Professions at Rutgers University

 

Role of Cannabis & CBD in CKD & ESKD

Janice Newell Bissex MS RDN FAND

Holistic Cannabis Practitioner, Registered Dietitian, Culinary Nutritionist

Jannabis Wellness

website: www.JannabisWellness.com

 

First Do No Harm: Obesity Management in ESKD

Meera Nair Harhay MD MSCE FASN

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Drexel University College of Medicine

Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Soul Food: The Past, Present, and Future

Adrian E Miller

Soul Food Scholar

James Beard Foundation Book Award Winner

website: www.soulfoodscholar.com

 

Malnutrition and Nutrition Focused Physical Exam

Jodi Wolff MS RDN FAND AACPDM

Registered Dietitian, Adjunct Instructor

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Cleveland Ohio

                      

Health Disparities among African Americans with CKD and Diabetes

Susanne B Nicholas MD MPH PhD

Nephrologist, Associate Professor of Medicine and

Clinical Hypertension Specialist, Division of Nephrology

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Health Sciences

 

Virtual Happy Hour Exhibits!

e-Exhibits, e-Posters, and e-Networking

FRIDAY, MARCH 5

 

The New Hyperkalemia Diet

David St-Jules PhD RD

Registered Dietitian, Assistant Professor Department of Nutrition

University of Nevada, Reno

 

MBD: Tenapanor, HiLo Trial, FGF-23 and Everything In Between

Geoffrey A Block MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President

Clinical Research and Medical Affairs

U.S. Renal Care

 

Management of Diabetes in CKD & ESKD

Connie Rhee MD MSc

Nephrologist, Physician-Scientist, and

Associate Professor of Medicine and Public Health

University of California Irvine

                       

Social Determinants of Health in Relation to Disparities

Deidra C Crews MD ScM FASN FACP

Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

Associate Vice Chair for Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Medicine

Associate Director for Research Development, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity

Director, Doctoral Diversity Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 

Keto Diets Revealed: Risks and Benefits in CKD

Shivam Joshi MD

Nephrologist, Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Medicine,

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

website: www.afternoonrounds.com

 

Future of Dialysis Therapies

Glenda V Roberts

Director External Relations and Patient Engagement,

Kidney Research Institute, Center for Dialysis Innovation

Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

University of Washington

The following CPEUs are approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR):

  • Thursday’s Presentations = 6 CPEUs

  • Friday’s Presentations = 6 CPEUs

  • e-Exhibitors = 1 CPEU

  • e-Posters = 1 CPEU

Ethics CPEUs are not offered on this year's program

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