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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

Special Session

Highlights from the European Renal Osteodystrophy Working Group

October 24, 2020 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: On-Demand

Session Description

EUROD is the ERA-EDTA CKD-MBD working group. Its goal is to better understand and coordinate action on CKD-MBD in the European Union. This session establishes links between ASN and EUROD with the goal of educating ASN members on European initiatives regarding CKD-MBD and aims to stimulate cooperation between members of the international CKD-MBD community regarding clinical research and care delivery.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Describe the worldwide effort of nephrologists to optimize management of CKD-MBD
  • Discuss novel approaches to make bone biopsy more available in the clinic
  • Explain the role of vitamin K and oxidative stress on bone and vasculature

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Bone and Mineral Metabolism
  • Chronic Kidney Disease

Moderators

  • Maria Fusaro, MD, PhD
  • Pascale Khairallah, MD

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