Attend live and virtual events that provide a platform for education and collaborative discussion about the management of kidney disease and strategies to improve kidney health. 

Events

Empowering Patients With Kidney Disease: The Role Of Patients In Improving Care

Most improvements in healthcare outcomes are attributed to clinical, operational, or financial process changes. However, patients can also play a considerable role in improving their care. Listen in as we explore patient empowerment and shared decision-making concepts, specific to patients suffering from kidney disease. By recognizing the potential benefit of empowered patients, it shifts the […]

The Impact Of COVID-19: Experience In Nephrology

Leaders in nephrology will discuss healthcare challenges amidst COVID-19, telemedicine, and the future of nephrology. *Speakers are paid consultants of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc (OPDC). Tazin Aijaz, PharmD, BCPS is an employee of OPDC. Featured Speakers Location Online via NephU.org

The Impact Of COVID-19: Experience In Nephrology

Leaders in nephrology will discuss healthcare challenges amidst COVID-19, telemedicine, and the future of nephrology. *Speakers are paid consultants of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc (OPDC). Tazin Aijaz, PharmD, BCPS is an employee of OPDC. Featured Speakers Location Online via NephU.org

Overview Of Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) & Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)/End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)

There is a high prevalence of depression among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). This presentation will examine the clinical overlap between CKD and major depressive disorder (MDD) in symptomatology, behavioral and biological mechanisms, the impact of comorbid depression on CKD outcomes, and strategies for effective management of depression in CKD. Objectives Discuss the high […]

Major Depressive Disorder In Chronic Kidney Disease

A Virtual Live Event for PsychU & NephU members in the New York state region. There is a high prevalence of depression among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). This presentation will examine the clinical overlap between CKD and major depressive disorder (MDD) in symptomatology, behavioral and biological mechanisms, the impact of comorbid depression on […]

Major Depressive Disorder In Chronic Kidney Disease

A regional Virtual Live Event for PsychU members in ID, NV, and NephU members in WA, OR, ID, AK, MT. There is a high prevalence of depression among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). This presentation will examine the clinical overlap between CKD and major depressive disorder (MDD) in symptomatology, behavioral and biological mechanisms, the […]

Major Depressive Disorder In Chronic Kidney Disease

A regional Virtual Live Event for PsychU members in ID, NV, and NephU members in WA, OR, ID, AK, MT. There is a high prevalence of depression among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). This presentation will examine the clinical overlap between CKD and major depressive disorder (MDD) in symptomatology, behavioral and biological mechanisms, the […]

COVID-19 & Racism: The Impact Of Two Pandemics On Nephrology Care

Did you know that COVID-19 is affecting Black, Indigenous, Latinx and other people of color more than Caucasians? Did you know that in the United States, Black people are dying at 2.5 times the rate of White people?1 Please join us for a virtual panel discussion, led by nephrology and mental health experts from across […]

Patient Empowerment In The Age Of Technology

With the advancement of technology throughout the 21st century, we have seen a growing role for the utilization of information technology applied to health and healthcare. Health information technology (HIT), including HIT used by patients, can play an important role in patient empowerment by creating new opportunities for patients and families to participate actively in […]

Living Kidney Donation: One Solution For Patients With End-Stage Kidney Disease

Join us as we discuss the challenges patients with end-stage kidney disease face and explore the barriers and benefits of living kidney donation. Our speaker, Glenna Frey, APRN-CNS, is an advanced practice provider with over 35 years of nephrology nursing and oncology experience. Apart from being a healthcare provider, Glenna Frey is the co-founder and […]

Living Kidney Donation: One Solution For Patients With End-Stage Kidney Disease

Join us as we discuss the challenges patients with end-stage kidney disease face and explore the barriers and benefits of living kidney donation. Our speaker, Glenna Frey, APRN-CNS, is an advanced practice provider with over 35 years of nephrology nursing and oncology experience. Apart from being a healthcare provider, Glenna Frey is the co-founder and […]

Overview of Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)

Join PKD experts from across the country, where you can hear the most current information on PKD pathophysiology, disease progression, and the physical & emotional burden of PKD. Objectives Review of the recent advancements made in the PKD fieldAddress key factors that play into PKDHighlight and evaluate prognostic indicators of advanced PKD outcomes *Speakers are […]