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  • Comprehensive Update in Nephrology - 2024

    About The Event

    With more than 50 interactive lectures and case-based sessions, this program provides a comprehensive update of the most important changes now impacting Nephrology with guidance on how to incorporate these changes into your clinical practice to optimize patient care and improve outcomes.

    Many practicing nephrologists and physicians find it difficult to keep up with the rapid scientific and technological advances in renal care because medicine is changing at a faster pace than ever before. This live-streaming and fast-paced educational offering is taught by world-renowned experts and Harvard Medical School's leading clinical faculty. The most important updates and advances in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases will be taught, including practical information that you can use now to provide exceptional patient care.

    We will address pathophysiologic and clinical issues in the major areas of nephrology, including:

    Glomerular disease

    Acute renal failure

    Renal transplantation


    Immunosuppressive management


    Pregnancy and renal disease


    Acid-base and fluid and electrolyte disorders

    Potassium balance

    Renal imaging

    Bone mineral disorders

    Lupus nephritis

    Diuretic resistance


    Renal stones

    Polycystic kidney disease

    Genetic renal diseases

    Cardiorenal and hepatorenal syndrome

    Presenters will also discuss diagnostic testing, well-recognized medical complications, evidence-based treatment plans and provide specific management strategies and recommendations to optimize care.


    Latest guidelines and management options for hypertension

    Expert discussions on the management of IgA Nephropathy, Membranous Nephropathy, Minimal Change Disease and FSGS

    Up-to-date guidance on genetic testing and its role in the CKD clinic

    Comprehensive overview of kidney transplantation including infections, malignancies, and well-recognized general complications

    Important updates on immunosuppressive therapies for kidney transplant recipients, including novel therapies

    Best practices for managing dialysis access and peritoneal dialysis, including complications

    State-of-the-art sessions on the physiology of electrolyte and acid base disorders

    This is an excellent opportunity to learn the latest "best practices" and enhance your clinical skills. Both new and returning attendees will benefit from the comprehensive curriculum.


    Our outstanding faculty, recognized as experts in the field, will teach you how to incorporate the latest tests and tools into your practice. We will discuss challenging cases and treatments and provide specific recommendations for integrating the latest updates into your practice. All sessions will be recorded as they are live-streamed and made available for immediate viewing at your convenience, through June 21, 2024.


    Practicing Nephrologists interested in refreshing their knowledge

    Physicians, PAs and NPs who care for patients in primary care settings

    Date and Time: On Sun, 17 Mar 2024 08:00 - Fri, 22 Mar 2024 17:00


    Harvard Medical School


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