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Kidney Week

Clinical Practice Session

Management of CKD in Children

November 07, 2019 | 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Location: 152, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Session Description

CKD increases morbidity and mortality in children. This session explores specific challenges related to anemia and metabolic bone disease in children with CKD. Additional discussion includes potential future trials to best address the needs of this patient population.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Describe the general recommended treatment practices for children with CKD
  • Discuss new strategies to approach anemia and metabolic bone disease in children with CKD
  • Identify current knowledge gaps in childhood CKD that could be addressed by well-designed clinical trials

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Development and Pediatrics
  • Chronic Kidney Disease


  • Michelle Denburg, MD
  • Andrew M. South, MD, MS


  • CKD Staging in Children: Does This Affect Our Care?
    02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
    Mark Mitsnefes, MD, MS
  • Anemia in Pediatric CKD: What's New?
    02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
    Meredith A. Atkinson, MD, MS
  • A House with Good Bones: Metabolic Bone Disease in Children with CKD
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
    Dorey A. Glenn, MD, MPH 
  • Intervention Trials in Pediatric CKD: Low Fruit and High Trees
    03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
    Katherine MacRae Dell, MD