National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meetings

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Top five stories from the NKF Spring Clinical Meetings

June 21, 2019
In case you missed some of our live coverage of the National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meetings last month, Healio/Nephrology has compiled…

Neil Powe, MD, MPH, MBA, honored with David M. Hume Award

June 6, 2019
Neil Powe, MD, MPH, MBA , chief of medicine at the Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, was awarded the National…
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Survey shows 25% of nephrology fellows experience burnout, but also have good job satisfaction and work-life balance

June 5, 2019
BOSTON — About 25% of nephrology fellows experienced burnout, including emotional exhaustion and depersonalization, while on the job, according…
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New software can help identify high-risk patients otherwise lost to follow-up

May 29, 2019
Researchers at the Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania, have developed a wait-list prioritization tool designed to identify high-risk…
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Significantly higher incidence of cancer shown in CKD population

May 28, 2019
According to a study presented at the National Kidney Foundation Spring Meeting, patients with chronic kidney disease had a statistically higher…
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Alignment of patient and provider priorities could improve overall dialysis experience

May 28, 2019
BOSTON — Although many dialysis care plans focus on biochemical markers and clinical indicators as measures of outcome, patients tend to…
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CDC epidemiologist receives NKF Public Service Award

May 24, 2019
CDC epidemiologist Nilka Ríos Burrows, MPH, was honored at the National Kidney Foundation’s 2019 Spring Clinical Meetings with the…
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Diabetes self-management strategies decreased fall-risk, injuries in patients with CKD

May 21, 2019
BOSTON — Engaging in regular self-management of diabetes may decrease the risk for both falls and fall-related injuries in patients with…
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University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine professor receives NKF award

May 20, 2019
Beth Piraino, MD, professor of medicine and associate dean of admissions and financial aid at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine…
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VIDEO: Model predicts time to ESRD for patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

May 20, 2019
BOSTON — At the National Kidney Foundation’s 2019 Spring Clinical Meetings, Gregory Mader, PhD, a senior research health economist from

Meeting Calendar

National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meetings

March 25, 2020 - March 29, 2020