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Caribbean Institute of Nephrology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies and University of Michigan Ann Arbor Present the 4th Annual International Conference On Nephrology and Hypertension January 26 - 29, 2012 Thursday 26, 2012 7:00 am Moderator

Registration Professor E. Barton

9:00 am – 9:10 am 9:10am – 9:20am 9:20 am - 9:25 am 9:25 am– 9:30 am

Opening address – E. Barton Address from Michigan – F. Brosius Address by Western Doctors Association Address by President, Medical Association of Jamaica Minister of Health State of the art Lecture: Political strategies to deal with the growing epidemic of Chronic Kidney Disease. L. Agodoa

9:30 am – 9:45 am 9:45 am – 10:30 am

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Exhibits and Abstract Sessions

Moderator

M. Salifu

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Obesity and Renal disease: Strategies for prevention. M. Boyne

11:30 am – 12:00 am

Obesity-NCD link: Strategies to reduce its health impact on CKD – Dr. Fitzroy Henry


12:00 am – 12:30 pm

Economic burden of chronic kidney disease – R. Smith

12:30pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch/ Exhibits

Lunchtime lecture Moderator

L. Roberts/T. Ferguson

1:30pm – 2:00 pm

Clinical implications of genetics in Health disparities – S. Nicholas

2:00 pm – 2:30pm 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Audit from an hypertension clinic – Dr. K. Connell

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Management of resistant hypertension – S. Nicholas

3:30pm – 4:00pm

“Prescribing in kidney failure” – R. Ojo

Management of masked hypertension – I. Thomas

Friday January 27, 2012 7:00 am –

Registration

Moderator

G. Schulman/R. Smith

9:00 am - 10:00 am

State of the Art Lecture – systems biology of chronic renal failure – F. Brosius

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Prevention and regression of diabetic kidney disease - S. Nicholas

10:30 am – 11:00am

Exhibits and Abstract Sessions

Moderator

A. Soyibo/C. Watson-brown


11:00 am – 11:30 am

Preventing cardiovascular outcome in chronic kidney disease – F. Brosius

11:30 am – 12:00 am

Data from Caribbean Renal Registry – AK Soyibo

12:00 am – 12:30 noon

Updates on polycystic kidney disease – P. Gibson

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

HIV Nephropathy – J. Cijang He

1:00pm – 2:00 pm

Lunch/ Exhibits

Moderator

K. Connell/W. WILLIAMS

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Podocytopathies and FSGS/Nephrotic syndrome – K. Campbell

2:30 pm – 2:50 pm

Sodium/Creatinine ratio and it association with blood pressure, BMI, pulse pressure and gender – D. Cohall

2:50 pm – 3:10 pm

Sodium/Potassium ratio and its association with blood pressure and gender - T. Scantlebury-Manning Morning spot urine sample for the estimation of 24-hour urinary protein excretion – S. James

3:10pm – 3:30pm


Saturday January 28, 2012 7:00 am

Registration

Moderator

A. Ojo/F. Brosius

9:00 am – 10:00 am

State of the Art Lecture: Toward noninvasive molecular markers for the diagnosis and prognosis of CKD – W. Ju

10:00 am – 10:30 am

APOL1/MYH-9 and other renal candidate genes – A. Ojo

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Acute glomerulonephritis – P. Gibson

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Break/ Exhibits and Abstracts

Moderator

K. Campbell/ Dr. M. Banbury

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

The Ricardo Lee Foundation Lecture – Vasculitis: Remember the kidney

12:15 am – 1:00 pm

Short daily dialysis – G. Schulman

1:00 pm – 1:30

Nephrolithiasis – S. Frencher

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Lunch/ Exhibits


Moderator

j. East/L. DOUGLAS

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Surgery: challenges in a developing country - A. Dick

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Immunosuppressive in Kidney Transplant – M. Salifu

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

A Caribbean experience in kidney Transplantation – L. Roberts

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Cancer in the kidney transplant patients – P. Roberts

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Infection in the transplant patient – N. Duke

5:00pm – 5:30pm

“Fistula first” - Ottley

Sunday January 29, 2012


Moderator

C. Lawal/D. Dewar

9:00 am – 9:20 am

Nutrition in CKD – R. Brown

9:20 am – 9:40 am

Pregnancy and kidney disease – B. Babolal

9:40 am – 10:00 am

Exercise in patients with CKD/ESRD/Transplant - Physiotherapy

10:00 am – 10:30 am

EXHIBITS

Moderator

W. Chin/McGregor

10:30 am – 10:50 noon

Laparoscopy in kidney disease – Peritoneal Dialysis P. Leake

10:50am – 11: 10am

Role of dialysis care technician – C. Riley

11:10am – 12:10pm

Ethical considerations for initiation and termination of RRT

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