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Kidney Week

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Translating Pathogenic Mechanisms into Therapies

Diabetic Kidney Disease - II. Metabolism

November 05, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Location: 151, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Session Description

Early Program "Diabetic Kidney Disease: Translating Pathogenic Mechanisms into Therapies"

Support is provided by an educational grant from Janssen Biotech, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC.


  • Metabolomics and Mitochondrial Dysfunction
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Kumar Sharma, MD, FASN 
  • Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Moshe Levi, MD, MS, FASN
  • Lunch (on your own)
    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
  • Microbiota and Diabetes: An Evolving Relationship
    01:00 PM - 01:30 PM
    Wei Ling Lau, MD, FASN 
  • Panel Discussion
    01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
    Kumar Sharma, MD, FASN
    Moshe Levi, MD, MS, FASN
    Wei Ling Lau, MD, FASN