International Society for Hemodialysis™ (ISHD)
Hemodialysis UniversityŽ

October 2 - 3, 2015, Chicago, Illinois USA
     HDCN key zone registration or ISHD membership-at-large is required.
  Part 3. Vascular Access And Home Hemodialysis Resources
Cannulation: Rescuing a lost Art
Robert Inman, MSN
Questions and Answers
Home Hemodialysis Toolkit: Practical Uses
Christopher T. Chan, MD
Questions and Answers
Home Hemodialysis Machines: A Practical Demonstration
Robert S. Lockridge, MD
Questions and Answers
Frequent Hemodialysis And Outcomes In The Nursing Home Setting
Christopher T. Chan, MD
Questions and Answers

Robert Inman, MSN, RN, CNN
Vascular Access Manager
Renal Associates P.A.
San Antonio, Texas

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

Robert S. Lockridge, Jr., MD
Lynchburg Nephrology
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Virginia (UVA) Department of Medicine
Medical Director, UVA Home Dialysis Program
Lynchburg, Virginia
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Program Overview
Target Audience
The conference is designed for health professionals involved in dialysis programs, primarily nephrologists, nephrology fellows, nephrology nurses and nurse practitioners, and patient care 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.

The policy statements of HDCN are listed on this page.