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ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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Kidney Week

Basic/Clinical Science Session

A Look Inside: Noninvasive Imaging of Kidney Diseases

October 22, 2020 | 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Location: Live-Streamed

Session Description

Noninvasive imaging methods hold great promise as a biomarker for diagnostics, monitoring, and prediction of kidney diseases. This session presents novel techniques and approaches for noninvasive imaging of kidney diseases, including MRI, molecular imaging, and ultrasound.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Explain novel techniques for noninvasive imaging of kidney diseases
  • Discuss uses of point-of care ultrasound (POCUS) in clinical practice

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Acute Kidney Injury


  • Katherine MacRae Dell, MD
  • Martin G. Zeier, MD, FASN


  • Molecular Imaging of Kidney Fibrosis
    02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
    Peter Boor, MD, PhD 
  • Physiologic Imaging and Image Analysis Techniques Using Multidetector CT and MRI
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
    Pottumarthi V. Prasad, PhD
  • An Introduction to Point-of-Care Ultrasonography (POCUS)
    03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
    Abhilash Koratala, MD, FASN 
  • Teaching Cases: A Focus on POCUS
    04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
    Vandana Dua Niyyar, MD, FASN