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COVID-19 Associated AKI Recognition and Management

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Register for the April 21, 2020, webinar - COVID-19 Associated AKI Recognition and Management here.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 | 12:00 PM-1:00 PM EDT

Please join us for this complimentary webinar!

This webinar will promote excellence in the prevention and treatment of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), through a proposed list of pathways to build a foundational program that transforms the recognition and delivery of AKI care, reduces morbidity and mortality, and improves long-term outcomes.

Upon completion of this session, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the timely identification of AKI in COVID-19 affected patients.
  • Explain the most recent key developments in AKI management that must be consistently applied in practice.
  • Describe kidney replacement therapy challenges and considerations in the COVID-positive patient.


Jorge Cerda, MD, MS, FASN
Nephrologist, Capital District Renal Physicians
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Albany Medical College
Chief of Medicine, St. Peter's Health Partners
Albany, NY

Susie Stark

NTDS Director
American Society of Nephrology
Washington, DC


Michael Connor, Jr., MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Kianoush Kashani, MD, MS, FASN

Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
Division of Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Stuart Goldstein, MD, FASN

Director, Center for Acute Care Nephrology
Medical Director, Pheresis Service
Co-Director, Heart Institute Research Core
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH


All faculty, planner, and staff disclosures may be viewed here.

Target Audience

  • Medical Directors
  • Nephrologists
  • Nurses
  • Technicians
  • Nephrology Fellows
  • Other


To register for this webinar, visit here.

Commercial Support

Support for the AKI!Now initiative and webinars is provided by Baxter Healthcare Corporation.

Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

CME Credit

The American Society of Nephrology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Nephrology designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE Credit

This activity is planned and implemented by the University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education and the American Society of Nephrology. In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
This activity is awarded up to 1.0 ANCC contact hour.