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Kidney Week

Diabetic Kidney Disease: Translating Pathogenic Mechanisms into Therapies

Diabetic Kidney Disease - VI. New Approaches to Prevention and Treatment

November 06, 2019 | 01:30 PM - 05:30 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.


  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents and Endothelin Blockade for DKD
    01:30 PM - 02:00 PM
    Katherine R. Tuttle, MD, FASN 
  • GLP-1 Receptor Agonists for DKD
    02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
    Johannes F. Mann, MD
  • SGLT-2 Inhibition for DKD
    02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
    Meg J. Jardine, MBBS, PhD
  • Break
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cells for DKD
    03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
    Giuseppe Remuzzi, MD 
  • Panel Discussion
    04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
    Meg J. Jardine, MBBS, PhD
    Johannes F. Mann, MD
    Giuseppe Remuzzi, MD
    Katherine R. Tuttle, MD, FASN