Part 1. Opening Ceremony and Keynote Lectures

ISHD Hemodialysis University™
Shangai, China. 31 Mar - 1 Apr, 2013
     HDCN free zone registration is required.
Hemodialysis University, Shanghai Update: Opening Ceremony
Madhukar Misra, MD (ISHD President and Course Co-Director) and Ding Xiaoqiang, MD, PhD, (Course Co-Director)
Prof. Liao Lutan’s Lifetime Achievement Award 
Madhukar Misra, MD
Essentials of a HD machine: What does a does a nephrologists need to know?
Madhukar Misra, MD
Dialysis in China: Current status and Challenge
Guang-yan Cai MD
Dr. Misra, and Cai

Madhukar Misra, MD (Course Co-Director)
Professor of Medicine,
University of Missouri Columbia,
School of Medicine. Columbia, MO

Ding Xiaoqiang, MD, PhD (Course Co-Director)
President, Shanghai Society of Nephrology
Chief, Department of Nephrology
Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University

Guang-yan Cai, MD
Department of Nephrology,
State Key Laboratory of Kidney Diseases,
Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing
This educational activity is an audio recording with accompanying slides of a live presentation held March 30 - April 1, 2013, in Shanghai, China. Continuing medical education credit is not available for this on-line archive. To view this educational activity, the user will need Windows (XP or higher) or Macintosh (version 9.0 or higher) operating software, a connection to the internet with a 28.8 kbps MODEM or better. The computer should have an audio card with speakers. An audio player is required and either can be downloaded for free per instructions on the individual lecture pages. Flash 8.0 (from is useful but not necessary to see the full-screen slide/audio presentations and the video presentations. Acrobat Reader is required to print the slide handouts.

Program Overview
Target Audience
This program is intended for endocrinologists, nephrologists, general internal medicine, and other physicians and health care providers who treat patients with diabetes and kidney disease, including nephrology nurses and dialysis technicians.

Disclosure Policy
It is the policy of the ISHD and HDCN that speakers with potential conflicts of interest disclose these at the time of presentation.

Off-label/lnvestigational Use
Because this course is meant to educate physicians with what is currently in use and what may be available in the future, there may be "off-label" use discussed in the presentations. Speakers have been requested to inform the audience when off-label use is being discussed.


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