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New VIRTUAL KHAKY Renal Conference 2020

In light of current restrictions and limitations and exercising an abundance of caution for the safety of our healthcare providers, KHAKY will host the 2020 Renal Conference online! Still the same great quality speakers, relevant/cutting edge topics and informational exhibits that we have always provided.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 (All times EDT)

Technology Host - IEEE-Kentucky
IEEE is “the world’s largest technical professional organization for the advancement of technology.”

Up to 8 CME/CEU applied for

This conference is intended as a networking and multi-disciplined learning opportunity for all renal healthcare providers.

7:30-8:00                                                  Login access opens

8:00-8:50      Understanding Home HemoDr. Michael Kraus, Indiana Univ. and Dr. Ramsey Nassar, Univ. of Kentucky

8:50-9:40      COIVD 19 and Acute Kidney DiseaseDr. Javier Neyra, Univ. of Kentucky
9:40-9:50                                                  Break
9:50-10:40    Suicide by Stopping DialysisDr. Cecil Peppiatt, Univ. of Kentucky
10:40-11:30   Domestic ViolenceDr. Kimberly Mudd-Fegett, DSW, Campbellsville Univ.
11:30-12:00                                              Lunch Break
12:00-12:50   Dialysis in Acute Kidney Injury Patients – Dr. Javier Neyra, Univ. of Kentucky
12:50-1:40     “On the Horizon” – Future of Dialysis Dr. Peter Sawaya Univ. of Kentucky
1:40-1:50                                                  Break
1:50-2:40      Advancing American Kidney DonationDeborah Dewalt, RN, IPRO

Concurrent Breakout Sessions: 
2:50-3:40      Update on KDOQI Nutrition Guidelines Rachael Majorowicz, RD, Mayo Clinic
2:50-3:40      Finding a Living Donor Leigh Ann Saylor, Executive Director, Mulligan’s Second Chance at Life

3:40-4:00        Complete Evaluation to receive CE certificate




EXHIBITORS, reserve your virtual "room" today for our
2020 KHAKY Renal Confeence! 

Share your company and product information virtually to all the attendees of this year's conference from the comfort of your own home. A brief training will be provided the week prior to the conference to ensure everyone is up to speed on the process. Click the button below to register. If you are paying by check or wish to be invoiced, send that completed form back to us with your check or invoice request. If you wish to pay by credit card, complete the form and send back to us, then click the REGISTER HERE button above and pay your exhbitor fee through that portal.

Disclosures: Dr. Michael Kraus is also associated with Fresenius/NxStage. No other relevant financial relationships have been reported by any other speakers/planners.
Conference Objectives: Expanded use of home treatment and new dialysis options; awareness of psychological dialysis fatigue and it’s risk to reduce suicide by stopping dialysis;  understanding and awareness of domestic violence to identify patients and care givers at risk; application of best practice for considering in-home dialysis for patients with acute kidney disease; broader understanding of the impact of Covid-19 on kidney health as well as considerations for treatment protocal adjustments; increased knowledge of government activity to expand/advance organ donation.
Credentialing: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Southern Kentucky AHEC and Kidney Health Alliance of Kentucky. Southern Kentucky AHEC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Southern Kentucky AHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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