Saturday, April 13, 2013
7:30 am - 3:10 pm
The Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170
U-M Faculty & Staff
Registration fee includes breakfast service, coffee breaks, lunch and educational materials. You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending as we cannot guarantee educational materials for applicants who are not preregistered by Friday, April 5, 2013. On-site registration will also be available.
U-M Department of Internal Medicine
Continuing Medical Education
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr., Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-5750
An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing, no later than April 5, 2013. No refunds will be made thereafter.
At the conclusion of this seminar, participants will be able to implement:
- better diagnosis and treatment of basic disorders of sodium and potassium.
- evaluation of a patient presenting with new onset nephrolithiasis, and initiate preventative therapy.
- better understanding of the physiology and clinical care of a patient with cardiorenal syndrome.
- appropriate diagnostic tests and therapeutic choices for patients with difficult to control hypertension.
- better approaches to guide patients in understanding what lifestyle and medical interventions put their kidneys at risk for injury.
- the latest developments in evaluating, stabilizing and treating patients presenting with acute kidney injuries.
Accreditation & Credit Designation
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Applications have been submitted to the American Osteopathic Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians for credits. Determination of credit is pending. Other credits by specialty may apply.
||Registration and Breakfast|
|8:00||Welcome and Introduction
Patrick Gipson, MD
Sodium Regulation and Disorders
Stuart Linas, MD
|9:10||Nephrology in the Geriatric Population
Jocelyn Wiggins, BM, BCh
|9:50||Kidney Stones – Evaluation and Treatment
Sanjeev Patel, MD
|10:55|| Hyper- and Hypokalemia
Julie Wright, MD, MPH
|11:35||What’s Bad for the Kidneys – Herbs, Contrast, OTCs, Diet Pop?
Jonathon Segal, MD
|1:05||Difficult to Treat Hypertension
Frank C. Brosius III, MD
Richard Swartz, MD
|2:25|| Acute Kidney Injury
Patrick Gipson, MD