Friday, October 13

All event times are Central Time Zone.

7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Registration Open

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Preconference Continental Breakfast

Available for registrants of sessions 010 and 020.

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Optional Preconference Workshops (010-020)

Preconference workshops require a separate registration fee (see fees). Workshop 010 will be offered in person only; workshop 020 will be offered in person and via livestream.


Leadership Essentials for the Nephrology Nurse Manager

6.0 CH

Angela Kurosaka, DNP, RN, CNN, CCM, NEA-BC
Amber Paulus, PhD, RN, CPHQ, CPPS
Felicia Speed, PhD, LMSW
Judy Kauffman, DNP, MSN, RN, CNN
Jennifer Payton, MHCA, BSN, RN, CNN

This workshop will provide nurse managers with tools to strengthen skills that are essential for the role. New to management? Experienced, but need a refresher? All participants will take away useful information.


Baxter PD Excellence Academy

6.0 CH

Michele Hofmann, BSN, RN, CNN
Beverly Kenna, BSN, RN, CNN
Kimberly Lambertson, MSN, RN, CNN
Pamela Wegienka, BSN, RN, CNN

This workshop will cover the foundations of peritoneal dialysis (PD), optimizing PD therapy and management of the PD prescription, and best practices for retaining patients on PD therapy and will arm nurses with the knowledge and skills to deliver best practice PD care to their patients. This workshop provides PD education for nurses of all experience levels and will cover topics that are ideal for nurses with little to no formal training in PD therapy as well as nurses who already have a basic understanding.

Sponsored by Baxter

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