Professional Education: Continuing Medical Education Conference

May 14, 15, 16, & 17, 2019

Record attendance of 611 physicians, PA’s, nurses, and other healthcare professionals attending.

The National Kidney Foundation of Utah & Idaho’s annual professional education program is targeted to deliver practice guidelines, materials for implementation, and conferences that put state-of-the-art information about kidney disease and treatment into the hands of healthcare providers.

Kidney Learning Day: A Partnership Between Primary Care and Nephrology

When? Thursday, May 16th, 2019 — 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Thursday Nephrology Conference Program

2:30 Managing Liver Disease Complications in CKD (1 CME) Trevor Smith, MD
State of Medical Marijuana in Utah/Evidence in Support of Medical Marijuana (1 CME) Michelle McOmber, MBA, CAE, CEO Utah Medical Association and Courtney Kadika, MD
3:30 Disorders of Phosphorous Metabolism (1 CME) Bruce L. Horowitz, MD
Essential Oils and Medicinal Garden (1 CME) Brannick Riggs, MD & Angela Decker, Horticulturist from Red Butte Gardens
4:30 Renal Cancer Ablations (1 CME) ABIM MOC: 1.00 Point
White Coat Investor (1 CME)  James Dahle, MD

Lectures are 1 hour and are only offered at the times listed.

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Contact: Call (801) 564-5585 for more information.

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