Faculty

Joy Baldridge, CPC, CSP, CVP, Certified Speaking Professional, Baldridge Seminars International, Hilton Head, SC (Session 110)

Donna Bednarski, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, CNN, CNP, Nurse Practitioner, Dialysis Access Center, Harper University Hospital, Detroit, MI (Session 301)

Christine Berke, MSN, APRN-NP, CWOCN-AP, AGPNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner, Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE (Session 010)

Debra Castner, MSN, APRN-C, CNN, Nephrology Nurse Consultant, Exmore, VA (Session 211)

Christine Chmielewski, MS, CRNP, CNN-P, APRN, BC, Nurse Practitioner, Jefferson Renal Associates, Philadelphia, PA (Session 010)

Jean Colaneri, ACNP-BC, CNN, Nurse Practitioner/Nurse Clinician, Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY (Session 152)

Christine Corbett, DNP, FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF, Associate Chief Nursing Officer for Advanced Practice Providers; Nurse Practitioner, UMKC Health Services, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO (Session 123)

Chantale Daifi, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Henry Ford Health, Detroit, MI (Session 320)

Kelsey Danehy, BSN, RN, Clinical Care Coordinator, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI (Session 142)

Stephanie Frisch, MD, Dermatologist, Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, UT (Session 010)

Debra Hain, PhD, APRN, AGPCNP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, FNKF, Nurse Practitioner, Professor, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL (Session 312)

Talat Alp Ikizler, MD, Director, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN (Session 243)

Kristin Larson, MSN, RN, AGNP-BC, CNN, House Calls Nurse Practitioner, United Health Care, Salt Lake City, UT (Session 010)

Robert Loeper, MBA, PMP, Vice President, Operations Support & Business Continuity Disaster Response, Fresenius Medical Care North America, Tampa, FL (Session 020)

Faith Lynch, DNP, RN, CNN, Clinical Nurse Manager, Acute Dialysis, NYU Winthrop Hospital, NYU Langone Health, Mineola, NY (Session 020)

Sara Macedon, BSN, RN, CNOR, Transplant Team Leader, UAB Hospital, Birmingham, AL (Session 151)

Todd Maddox, PhD, Cognitive Design & Statistical Consulting, Austin, TX (Session 313)

Daniel Marullo, PhD, Neuropsychologist, Children’s Hospital of Alabama, Birmingham, AL (Session 121)

Glenda Payne, MS, RN, CNN, Co-Founder & Principal, National Dialysis Accreditation Commission, Duncanville, TX (Session 152)

Dean Preddie, MD, Medical Director, Azura Vascular Care, New York, NY (Session 233)

Cindy Smith, DNP, FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF, Clinical Coordinator, Hershel Woody Williams VA Medical Center, Sissonville, WV (Session 143)

Leah Foster Smith, MSN, APRN FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF, Director of Advanced Practitioners, Metrolina Nephrology, Charlotte, NC (Session 122)

Karmen Strickland, BSN, RN, Director of Operations - Home Therapy Western North Carolina, Fresenius Kidney Care, Waxhaw, NC (Session 153)

James Twaddell, Senior Policy Advisor, Venable, LLP, Washington, DC (Sessions 231, 241, 301)

Indumathy Varadarajan, MBBS, Immune Effector Cell Program Medical Director; Assistant Professor of Hematology/Oncology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA (Session 311)

Freddy Warner, MD, Chief Government Relations Office, Memorial Hermann Health System, Houston, TX (Session 020)

Amy Woodard, BSN, RN, CNN, CCTC, Living Donor & Paired Exchange Coordinator, University of North Carolina Center for Transplant Care, Chapel Hill, NC (Session 242)

Wendy Wright, DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Bedford, NH (Session 141)