Selected Talks

Renal Research Institute - International Dialysis Conference IV Phoenix, AZ, January, 2002
For access to this program, HDCN KEY ZONE registration is required.

Dialyzer Reprocessing
Mr. Robert Levin

Dialysate Selection in a Dialysis Unit
John Gennari, M.D.

Understanding the Finances of the Individual Dialysis Unit
Peter DeOreo, M.D.

See individual talks.

Peter DeOreo, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University,
Cleveland, OH.

John Gennari, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
University of Vermont College of Medicine,
Burlington, VT.

Robert Levin.
Technical Director
Renal Research Institute,
New York, NY.


CME: The University of Minnesota is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AACME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Minnesota designates this educational activity for category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit actually spent in the educational activity.

CEU: These talks are also designated to provide CEU Nursing Education credits, sponsored by the Renal Education Association. The Renal Education Association is accredited by the State of California Board of Nursing to provide continuing education for nurses (Provider number: CEP 13092).

Posting date: Variable (see talk pages)
Review date: Variable (see talk pages)

To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, participants must follow these steps during the active period.
1. Register for continuing education credit by completing the registration process.
2. Read the goals and learning objectives.
3. Read the article text and tables, and review figures.
4. Read, complete, and submit answers to the post test questions and evaluation questions. You must receive a test score of at least 75% and respond to all evaluation questions to receive your online CME or CEU certificate.

The primary target audience is physicians involved in the care of renal patients (CME), and nephrology nurses, dialysis technicians and pharmacists (CEU).

All faculty participating in continuing medical education programs are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the subject under discussion. The faculty disclosure information is as follows:
Gennari, John: No financial relationship with products or services discussed.
DeOreo, Peter: No financial relationship with products or services discussed.
Levin, Robert: Employee of the Renal Research Institute, a not-for-profit corporation associated with Fresenius Medical Care.
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by FDA. The University of Minnesota, ASN, HDCN and the Renal Education Association do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications and warnings.