Meet Volker Haase at the 2019 National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meeting in Boston, MA
May 8-12, 2019
Professor Haase to speak on “Emerging Therapies for Renal Anemia” on Friday, May 10, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM,
Ballroom A, Hynes Convention Center
Session Title: “Anemia In Chronic Kidney Disease: Arming Clinicians with Meaningful Solutions”.
This session will review the pathophysiology and associated risks of anemia in CKD, as well as the best practices in the evaluation and management of anemia in patients with CKD. The potential role for emerging anemia therapies, such as PHD inhibitors for the optimal management of CKD related anemia will also be reviewed. The faculty will allocate ample time to interact with participants, allowing learners to challenge the speakers with practical questions, speakers, in return, can push learners to think deeper and learn through analogies.
Topics to be discussed:
Pathophysiology of Anemia in CKD and Associated Risks and Outcomes, 7:30 PM-7:55 PM – Speaker: Anil Agarwal, MD, FNKF
Current Management of Anemia in Patients with CKD, 7:55 PM-8:20 PM – Speaker: Jay Wish, MD, FACP, FASN
Clinical Update: Emerging Therapies to Manage CKD Related Anemia, 8:20 PM-8:45 PM – Speaker: Volker Haase, MD
Faculty Panel: 8:45 PM-9:00 PM – Participants: Anil Agarwal, MD, FNKF; Jay Wish, MD, FACP, FASN; Volker Haase, MD