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Kidney Week

Clinical Practice Session

A Clinician's Guide to Managing Patients with HIV and CKD

October 22, 2020 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: On-Demand

Session Description

This session provides an update on antiretroviral therapy in the prevention and management of HIV infection with a specific review of the safety of tenofovir in HIV. Discussions include an exploration of other contemporary issues such as the estimation of renal function in transgender patients.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Discuss new advances in antiretrovirals for HIV infection and prophylaxis
  • Summarize the kidney toxicities of tenofovir when used for pre-exposure prophylaxis and for treatment of HIV infection
  • Describe the challenges of assessing kidney function in transgender patients

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Chronic Kidney Disease


  • Mohamed G. Atta, MD, MPH, FASN
  • Anthony N. Muiru, MD, MPH


  • New Advances in Antiretrovirals for HIV Infection and Considerations for the Nephrologist
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Christina M. Wyatt, MD
  • Tenofovir Nephrotoxicity in Pre-exposure Prophylaxis and Treatment of HIV Infection
    10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Michelle M. Estrella, MD
  • Assessing Kidney Function in Transgender Patients with HIV
    11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Sheldon Morris, MD, MPH 
  • Considerations for Kidney Transplantation in Patients with HIV Infection
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Jayme E. Locke, MD, MPH