International Society for Hemodialysis™ (ISHD)
Hemodialysis UniversityŽ

August 15 - 16, 2014, Chicago, Illinois USA
Part 6. New Findings Regarding Anemia
Overview Of Anemia Management In 2014
Daniel Coyne, MD
Smart Programs For Anemia Management And Practical Tips From The UK
James Tattersall, MD
Smart Anemia Management Using Intelligent Systems
Peter Kotanko, MD
Anemia And Intensive Dialysis Therapies (Frequent Home HD Hemodiafiltration, Permeable Membranes)
John Daugirdas, MD
Novel Methods Of Providing Iron:  New P Binders And Iron Added
Daniel Coyne, MD
Part 5. Venous Catheters And Patient Reported Outcomes
Management Of Infected Venous Dialysis Catheters–2014 Update
Michele Mokrzycki, MD
Temporary Hemodialysis Catheters: Recent Advances
Ted Clark, MD
The Power Of Collecting And Analyzing Patient Reported Outcomes
Chris McIntyre, MD
Part 4. Home Hemodialysis
Revival of Sorbent Dialysis
Jose Diaz-Buxo, MD
Patient Safety in the Dialysis Unit
Glenda Payne, MS, RN
Part 3. Home Hemodialysis
Global HOME HD Toolkit on the Web
Christopher T. Chan, MD
Burning Issues and Challenges with Home Hemodialysis
Brent Miller, MD
Shared care: A natural stepping stone toward home hemodialysis (and a new culture in the unit)
Elizabeth Lindley, PhD
A New Model of Home Dialysis Care Units
William Whittier, MD
Part 2. Optimal Volume Management
Hypertension, hypotension, and more frequent dialysis
Peter Kotanko, MD
Dehydration and fluid overload: Where bioimpedance fits in
James Tattersall, MD
Bioimpedance as a practical tool to assist in optimal fluid management in haemodialysis patients
Elizabeth Lindley, PhD
Part 1. Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Intradialysis
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy Improvement with Intensive Daily HD
Christopher T Chan MD
Intradialysis Hypotension, Dialysis Cardiomyopathy (Stunning) and Dialysis Temperature
Chris McIntyre, MD

Access to these talks is free of charge, but registration for the free zone of HDCN is required.

Madhukar Misra, MD (Course Director)
Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
University of Missouri School of Medicine
Health Sciences Center
Columbia, Missouri, USA

John T. Daugirdas, MD (Course Director)
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois. USA

Christopher T. Chan, MD
Director Division of Nephrology
University Health Network
R Fraser Elliot Chair in Home Dialysis
Professor of Medicine
University of Toronto, Canada

Chris McIntyre, MD
Professor of Nephrology
Head of Division of Medical Sciences and
Graduate Entry Medicine
School of Medicine
Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences
University of Nottingham
Royal Derby Hospital Centre
Derby, United Kingdom

Peter Kotanko, MD
Research Director
Renal Research Institute
New York

James Tattersall, MBBS
Specialty Doctor in Renal Medicine
Department of renal Medicine
St. James's University Hospital
Leeds, United Kingdom

Brent W. Miller, MD
Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine &
Director, Dialysis Home Modali1es
Barnes-Jewish Hospital Dialysis Center
St. Louis, Missouri

William Whitter, MD, FASN
Associate Professor of Medicine, Nephrology
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Medical Director for Home Dialysis and
Nursing Home Dialysis
Circle Medical Management, Chicago, IL
Medical Director for NxStage Kidney Care
Oak Brook, Illinois

Elizabeth Lindley, PhD
Clinical Scien1st in Renal care
Department of Renal Medicine
St. James's University Hospital
Leeds, United Kingdom

Jose Diaz-Buxo, MD
Interim Medical Office Liaison
Fresenius Medical Care North America
Renal Therapies Group
Charlotte, North Carolina

Glenda Payne, MS, RN
Director of Clinical Services
Nephrology Clinical Solutions
Lisle, Illinois

Michele H. Mokrzycki, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department of Nephrology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Bronx, New York

Edward (Ted) Clark, MD
Division of Nephrology
The Ottawa Hospital and Kidney Research Centre
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Daniel Coyne, MD
Professor of Medicine (Renal Diseases)
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

John T. Daugirdas, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois
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Program Overview
Target Audience
This program is designed for health professionals involved in dialysis programs, primarily nephrologists, nephrology fellows, nephrology nurses and nurse practitioners, and patient care technicians.

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