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Kidney Week

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Translating Pathogenic Mechanisms into Therapies

Diabetic Kidney Disease - IV. Epidemiology and Pathology

November 06, 2019 | 07:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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.


  • Continental Breakfast
    07:30 AM - 08:00 AM
  • The Pandemic of Diabetes and Kidney Diseases
    08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
    Meda E. Pavkov, MD, PhD
  • Competing Risks of Death and ESRD in Diabetes
    08:30 AM - 09:00 AM
    Amy K. Mottl, MD, MPH, FASN
  • Pathway and Biomarker Discovery via Biopsies of the Diabetic Kidney
    09:00 AM - 09:30 AM
    Helen C. Looker, MBBS 
  • Panel Discussion
    09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Amy K. Mottl, MD, MPH, FASN
    Helen C. Looker, MBBS
    Meda E. Pavkov, MD, PhD
  • Break
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM