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Kidney Week

Translational Session

Novel Strategies for Preventing End-Organ Damage and Dysfunction from CKD-MBD, Including the Jack W. Coburn, MD, Endowed Lectureship

November 04, 2022 | 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Location: W414, Orange County Convention Center, West Building

Session Description

This session highlights recent discoveries about the contribution of CKD-MBD to organ pathology and dysfunction and examines current evidence for strategies to prevent these adverse outcomes.

ASN gratefully acknowledges Amgen for support of the Jack W. Coburn, MD, Endowed Lectureship.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Define the evidence for phosphate as a driver of kidney injury
  • Outline novel therapeutic targets for the prevention of vascular calcification
  • Discuss novel strategies for the prevention and management of CKD-MBD
  • Describe the relationship between mineral metabolism abnormalities, inflammation, and anemia in CKD

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Bones, Stones, and Mineral Metabolism
  • CKD Non-Dialysis

Moderators

  • Valentin David, MS, PhD
  • Jessica B. Kendrick, MD, MPH

Presentations