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  • International Symposium on AKI in Children

    Save the Date: June 24-26, 2016

    The 2nd International Symposium on AKI in Children takes place June 24-26, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Check back for conference details and registration information.

    This state of the art symposia in Critical Care Nephrology will feature presentations on cardiorenal syndromes, neonatal AKI, hepatrorenal syndrome, sepsis associated AKI, biomarkers and clinical, basic and quality improvement sciences in AKI.

    CRRT University Simulation Course* will be offered Thursday and Friday prior to the conference and Monday and Tuesday following the symposium. Access to the didactic portion of CRRT University course: access, anticoagulation, modality, outcomes and program development. The CRRT U high-fidelity hands-on simulation course will be available to the first 24 applicants.

    Keynote Speaker
    Professor Claudio Ronco, MD
    Director, Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation
    International Renal Research Institute
    St. Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy

    Overview:

    • Friday: Welcome and keynote speaker Dr. Claudio Ronco with a reception following.
    • Saturday: Full day of science with a reception following. 
    • Sunday: Half day of science in the morning. 

    Nephrologists, Cardiologists, Neonatologists and Critical Care physicians are invited to attend as well as Nephrology nurses and Intensive Care nurses.

    Continuing Education Credit

    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

    Contact hours will be awarded to nurses who attend the entire program and complete an evaluation tool. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital (OH-046, 9/1/2015) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.