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To create a world without kidney diseases, the ASN Alliance for Kidney Health elevates care by educating and informing, driving breakthroughs and innovation, and advocating for policies that create transformative changes in kidney medicine throughout the world.

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Kidney Week

Special Event

Building Capacity to Collect Patient Preferences Information for Innovative Kidney Devices

November 04, 2022 | 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM

Location: W315, Orange County Convention Center‚ West Building

Session Description

FDA encourages the incorporation of patient preference information in the development of medical devices. The Kidney Health Initiative (KHI) developed, fielded, and will disseminate results of a survey instrument that would determine the maximum acceptable risks of patients on dialysis for a future wearable dialysis device. This event discusses the FDA guidance for collecting patient preference information, reviews methodological approaches, formative qualitative research, results of the research, and discusses the risk and best practices for online surveys.

Moderators: Frank Hurst, Melissa West
Experts: Jennifer Flythe, Carol Mansfield, Melissa Tarver, Murray Sheldon, David White

Note: Continuing education credits are not being offered for this activity.