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Kidney Week

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Translating Pathogenic Mechanisms into Therapies

Diabetic Kidney Disease - V. Current Management

November 06, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 01:30 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.


  • Glycemic Control for Prevention and Treatment of DKD
    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Ian H. de Boer, MD, MS
  • Hypertension Control and Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibition in DKD
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Adam Whaley-Connell, DO, MPH, FASN
  • Diet, Physical Activity, and Weight Management for DKD
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Sankar D. Navaneethan, MD, MS, MPH, FASN
  • Lunch (on your own)
    12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
  • Panel Discussion
    01:00 PM - 01:30 PM
    Ian H. de Boer, MD, MS
    Sankar D. Navaneethan, MD, MS, MPH, FASN
    Adam Whaley-Connell, DO, MPH, FASN