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Prevention in Renal Disease Conference - Toronto

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8th Annual Prevention in Renal Disease

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

September 25-26, 2009
Westin Prince Hotel, Toronto

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Program: Day 1

6:30 am Registration and Breakfast
7:00 am BREAKFAST SYMPOSIUM
SUPPORTED BY BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB & SANOFI-AVENTIS

Chair: Dr. Patrick Parfrey
Causes of Death in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients and their Prevention
7:45 am Introduction
Dimitrios G. Oreopoulos
Opening Remarks – Philip Marsden
REVIEW OF DUAL BLOCKADE: BENEFICIAL OR HARMFUL?
Chairs: Dr. Eli Friedman and Dr. Philip Marsden
8:00 - 8:30 am An overview of the rationale and literature review
Dr. David Cherney
8:30 - 9:00 am Should we change our practice?
Dr. Philip McFarlane
9:00 - 9:20 am DISCUSSION
9:20 - 9:50 am RESULTS OF A CANADIAN PREVENTION STUDY (THE CANPREVENT STUDY)
Dr. Brendan Barrett
9:50 - 10:00 am DISCUSSION
10:00 - 10:30 am Coffee Break - Visit Posters

SIMULTANEOUS SESSIONS
A: PREVENTION IN THE GERIATRIC PATIENT
Chairs: Dr. Stanley Fenton & Dr. Vanita Jassal
10:30 - 11:00 am Pitfalls in estimating renal failure in the elderly by eGFR: Role of Proteinuria
Dr. Richard Glassock
11:00 - 11:30 am Managing elderly persons with CKD stages 3-4
Dr. Vanita Jassal
11:30 - 12:00 pm Very old persons with CKD stage 5 and comorbidities: is Dialysis harmful?
Dr. Eli Friedman
12:00 - 12:30 pm DISCUSSION

B: PREVENTION IN THE PEDIATRIC PATIENT
Chair: Dr. Guido Filler
10:30 - 11:00 am Prenatal determinants for maximum nephron endowment at birth, thereby reducing CKD later in life.
Dr. Susan Bagby
11:00 - 11:30 am The role of Vitamin D for the prevention of diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy
Dr. Shayne Taback
11:30 - 12:00 pm Prevention of CKD in patients with disorders of the complement system.
Dr. Christopher Licht
12:00 - 12:30 pm DISCUSSION
12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 - 3:30 pm INTERACTIVE SESSION
With Drs. Bargman, Cattran, Appel
Vexing problems in lupus: Bargman Vexing problems in lupus: Appel Vexing problems in lupus: Cattran/Herzenberg
3:30 - 4:00 pm Coffee Break - Visit Posters

PREVENTION OF IATROGENIC NEPHROPATHIES
Chairs: Dr. Edward Cole and Dr. Sandra Donnelly
4:00 - 4:30 pm Prevention of nephrotoxicity of immunosuppressive agents in kidney transplantation
Dr. Jeffrey Zaltzman
4:30 - 5:00 pm Prevention of nephrotoxicity of the chemotherapeutic agent
Dr. Robert Richardson
5:00 - 5:30 pm Renal sparing strategies in the management of RCC
Dr. Antonio Finelli
5:30 - 6:00 pm DISCUSSION
6:00 - 8:00 pm Reception - Dinner