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CAN WE PREVENT DIABETIC NEPHROPATHY?
New Evidence, New Strategies, New Hope

Friday, February 20, 2004
7:30 AM – 5:00 PM
The Marriott Residence Inn - RiverPlace
2115 River Parkway, Portland, Oregon
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PROGRAM                   Download registration form (PDF)

7:30 AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

7:50 AM

Announcements/Introductions
Susan P. Bagby, MD, Professor of Medicine, OHSU Nephrology

8:00 -9:00 AM

Keynote Speaker: Can Early BP Intervention Prevent Diabetic Nephropathy?
George Bakris, MD, Vice-Chair Dept Preventive Medicine and Prof Med, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Early Diagnosis of Diabetic Nephropathy: New Guidelines for Estimating GFR and Interpreting Microalbuminuria
Ihab Wahba, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Nephrology & Hypertension

10:15 - 10:30 AM

BREAK

10:30 - 11:45 AM

Nephrotoxicity of Proteinuria in the Diabetic Kidney: The Renal Case for Using ACEIs/ARBs
Susan Bagby MD, Professor of Medicine, OHSU Nephrology & Hypertension

11:45 - 1:00 PM

LUNCHEON

1:00 - 2:00 PM

Impact of Dyslipidemia in the Diabetic: Nephropathy & Vasculopathy
Elizabeth Stephens, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Endocrinology

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Impact of Glycemic Control on Risk and Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy
Andrew Ahmann MD, Professor of Medicine, OHSU Endocrinology

3:00 - 3:15 PM

BREAK

3:15 - 4:15 PM

Initiating Insulin Therapy: When and How?
Elizabeth Stephens, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, OHSU Endocrinology


4:15 – 5:00 PM

OPTIONAL: Faculty Will Be Available for Informal Questions/Discussion



SPONSORS

Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, OHSU
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Clinical Nutrition, OHSU

OHSU

National Kidney Foundation of Oregon and Southwest Washington
National Kidney Foundation


CONTINUTING EDUCATION CREDIT
Application has been made for continuing education credits for MDs, PAs, NPs, and RNs.

Accreditation:
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit
American Medical Association: OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.5 category 1 credits toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually earned in the activity.

Nursing CE:
The Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing has approved this continuing education activity for 8.40 credit hours. The provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number CEP 5464.

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Call (503) 494-7159 or email:

REGISTRATION
Download registation form (PDF)
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CANCELLATIONS
Should conditions warrant, the sponsors reserve the right to cancel this program with a full refund.

FUNDING
Partially funded by unrestricted educational grants from Amgen, AstraZeneca, Merck, Novartis and Pfizer