Advancing Clinical Research in Nephrology: Approaches and Methods

II. Making Research Relevant

October 31, 2017 | 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Location: Room 275

Session Description

This program covers many approaches used in modern clinical investigation, including epidemiology, clinical trials, and qualitative research. Attendees can learn about fundamental concepts, innovative approaches to data acquisition, stakeholder engagement, systems biology, precision medicine, and implementation science. Case studies and panel discussions illustrate challenges and solutions, and help facilitate interaction between course participants and speakers.


  • Laura M. Dember, MD, FASN
  • Jula K. Inrig, MD, MS, FASN
  • Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, MBBS, FASN


  • Barriers to Implementation of Evidence-Based Interventions in Clinical Practice
    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Russell Glasgow, MS, PhD
  • Patient and Stakeholder Engagement Panel Discussion
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, MBBS, FASNAmit X. Garg, MD, PhDLaura M. Dember, MD, FASNDeidra C. Crews, MD, MS, FASNJula K. Inrig, MD, MS, FASNRussell Glasgow, MS, PhDKhaled Abdel-Kader, MD, MS