Board Review Course & Update

BRCU 2016: Saturday, July 30

Welcome and Introduction

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Welcome, Introduction, Certification, and Maintenance of Certification

  • Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN
  • Mitchell H. Rosner, MD, FASN

Assessment of Kidney Function and Structure

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Board Review Warm-Up Sample Questions

  • Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN
  • Mitchell H. Rosner, MD, FASN

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Announcements/Break (Sat)

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM

Imaging Cases in Nephrology

  • Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN
  • Mitchell H. Rosner, MD, FASN

Perturbations in the Distribution of the Body Fluid Compartments and Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Urinalysis/Urine Microscopy: A Case-Based Approach

  • Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN

11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Lunch and Industry Spotlight #1

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Industry Spotlight supported by Relypsa, Inc.: Recognition, Treatment, and Management of Chronic or Recurrent Hyperkalemia, presented by Hassan N. Ibrahim, MD, FASN

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Relationship between Sodium and Water: Principles of Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia

  • Richard H. Sterns, MD

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Case Discussions: Volume, Sodium, and Water Disorders

  • Mitchell H. Rosner, MD, FASN
  • Richard H. Sterns, MD

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Break (Sat)

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Poisonings and Intoxications

  • Mitchell H. Rosner, MD, FASN

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Pregnancy and the Kidney

  • Ravi I. Thadhani, MD, MPH

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Acute and Chronic Interstitial Nephritis

  • Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN