Monday, May 3

Please note: All event times are Eastern Time Zone.


9:00 am - 10:15 am

CE Product Theater

200

Pruritus in Chronic Kidney Disease: Working to Provide Quality of Life

1.25 CH, 1.25 Rx

Tracy Anderson-Haag, PharmD, BCPS
Christine Chmielewski, MS, CRNP, CNN-NP, APRN, BC

Supported through an educational grant from Cara Therapeutics and Vifor Pharma

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Welcome & Remarks

Loretta Jackson Brown, PhD, RN, CNN
ANNA Symposium Emcee

10:45 am - 12:00 nn

General Session

210

Breakthrough Innovations: Ways to Increase Kidney Transplantation in 2021

1.25 CH, 0.5 Rx

David Serur, MD
Matthew Cooper, MD
Peter Kennealey, MD, FACS

Innovative ways to increase both deceased and living organ donation are being explored. Many programs now transplant kidneys from deceased donors who had hepatitis C. Donors with HIV can now donate kidneys to recipients with HIV (HOPE Act). The Executive Order on Advancing American Kidney Health also has tremendous potential for increasing kidney donation and transplantation. This session will review ground-breaking paradigms in transplantation.

12:00 nn - 12:30 pm

Exhibits

Participate in the virtual exhibit hall and chat with industry representatives about their products and services.

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions

211

HIV and Renal Function

1.0 CH, 1.0 Rx

Casey Martens, MSN, FNP-C

Medications to manage HIV may impact renal function. This session will review the current state of HIV progression and survivability, first-line drugs used to treat HIV, and the potential impact of these medications on renal function, such as kidney injury and HIV-associated nephropathy (HIVAN).


212

Incremental Dialysis: A Nephrologist’s Overview with Patient Perspective

1.0 CH

Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD, MPH, PhD

Gain insight into another member of the patient care team as a physician shares his perception of his role in patient care and dialysis. This session also will highlight the patient’s perspective of their disease and how these two views of kidney disease and dialysis are similar and dissimilar.


213

Baxter PD Excellence Academy ~ The PD Nurse’s Guide to Starting a New Patient Part 2: Success at Home

1.0 CH

Dorothy Craft, BSN, RN, CDN

In part two of this presentation, optimize your patient’s success at home by using approaches and available resources that engage in the continuity of care between the patient and the care team beyond the clinic setting.

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Break

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Non-CE Product Theater

220

Clinical Experience in the Treatment of Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (sHPT) in Adult Patients on Hemodialysis

Theresa Payne, DNP, RN, NP-C

Sponsored by Amgen

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions

221

Severe Mental Illness and Chronic Kidney Disease: Is There a Link?

1.0 CH, 0.5 Rx

Brenda Jahnke, MSN, RN, CNS

Nephrology nurses often care for patients with comorbid diseases but may not be as versed in caring for patients with severe mental illness (SMI). This session will provide information about symptoms of SMI and research findings on mental health issues and kidney disease. A highlight of this session will be the importance of this information to daily practice and how to provide the most effective care to patients with SMI.


222

Blood Pressure Guidelines for Hypertension

1.0 CH, 0.5 Rx

Wendy St. Peter, FCCP, FASN, FNKF

Hyper- and hypotension are a concern for nephrology nurses caring for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) receiving dialysis. This session will review the pathophysiology of hypertension in CKD, compare current hypertension guidelines (KDIGO, ACC/AHA), and address the implications of the SPRINT trial on future hypertension guidelines.


223

Baxter PD Excellence Academy ~ Euvolemia: Finding Fluid Balance in PD Part 1

1.0 CH

Beverly Kenna, BSN, RN, CNN

The goal of fluid management in PD is the normalization of extracellular volume. Learn to apply a structured diagnostic approach to the evaluation of fluid balance problems through a review of fundamental concepts in achieving target weight in PD.

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Exhibits

Participate in the virtual exhibit hall and chat with industry representatives about their products and services.

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Concurrent Sessions


232

Abstracts Presentations: Research Focus

1.0 CH

Validity of Self-report and Objective Fatigue Measures in Hemodialysis

Bincy Joshwa, PhD, MSN, RN (Recipient of ANNA Research Grant)

Kidney Transplant Recipients Perceptions of Consumer-Based Mobile Health Applications for Self-Health Tracking

Tara O’Brien, PhD, RN, CNE (Recipient of ANNA Research Grant)


233

Baxter PD Excellence Academy ~ Euvolemia: Finding Fluid Balance in PD Part 2

1.0 CH

Beverly Kenna, BSN, RN, CNN

The goal of fluid management in PD is the normalization of extracellular volume. Learn to apply a structured diagnostic approach to the evaluation of fluid balance problems through a review of fundamental concepts in achieving target weight in PD.

5:30 pm - 5:45 pm

Break

5:45 pm - 6:45 pm

Specialty Practice Network (SPN) Sessions

6:45 pm - 7:00 pm

Break

7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Networking with Nurse Blake

Blake Lynch, BSN, RN

Join influencer and social media sensation Nurse Blake as he entertains us with humor and insights into the nursing profession. A registered nurse who has worked in a number of healthcare roles, Nurse Blake is a writer and public speaker who advocates for nurses and patients and encourages a healthy work environment. Learn more about Nurse Blake at nurseblake.com.

7:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Zoom Happy Hour

< View the schedule for Sunday View the schedule for Tuesday <