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Kidney Community: COVID-19 After Action Meeting

Monday, November 13, 2023 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM EST

Hosted by the American Society of Nephrology and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The mission of the ASN COVID-19 & Other Emerging Threats Steering Committee is to ensure lessons learned during the pandemic are carried forward to ensure the nephrology community has the tools and resources to successfully navigate future threats.

The overall goal of the COVID-19 After Action Meeting is to:

  • Review the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on people living with kidney diseases.
  • Review successes of the response to the pandemic from the perspective of kidney medicine.
  • Discuss opportunities for improvement in the response to the pandemic in the community.


    11:00 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.
    Welcome, Introductions, and Goals of the Meeting
    11:05 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
    The Pandemic: A Patient's Perspective
    11:10 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
    COVID-19: Disparities in Care Uncovered
    11:20 a.m. - 11:25 a.m.
    The Pandemic: The U.S. Government Perspective
    11:25 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    ASN's Experience Throughout the Pandemic: What Did We Learn And What Are Future Challenges?
    11:45 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
    Roundtable Discussion: Pandemic Challenges And Solutions For Institutions, Corporations, Patients, and Caregivers.
    12:20 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    12:30 p.m. - 1:05 p.m.
    Roundtable Discussion: Effective Government Leadership, Collaboration, And Coordination.
    1:05 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
    1:10 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
    Roundtable Discussion: So, What Do We Do Now?
    1:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Wrap Up and Next Steps

    On behalf of ASN leaders and staff, we thank you for your participation in the COVID-19 After Action Meeting. We look forward to meeting you virtually in November.

    After you register for the meeting via Zoom, using the link below, you will receive an email from Zoom including multiple calendar options. Check your junk box if you do not see the Zoom email in your inbox. Please do not share the link; this link is uniquely yours.