Mayo Clinic Southeastern Clinical Update in Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation

Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development

Orlando, FL

Course Directors: Hani M. Wadei, M.D., Ivan E. Porter, II, M.D., Connie Jo Hemeyer, MSN, ARNP, Melanie R. Harrell, P.A.-C. & Christine M. Lally, Pharm D., R.Ph.

The Southeastern Clinical Update in Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation is a two-day symposium designed to update participants on a range of nephrology topics relevant to current medical practice. Through a combination of lectures, literature review, and case-based presentations, this symposium will deliver up-to-date and cutting edge information that can be directly integrated into clinical practice.

Course Highlights

Latest evidence-base knowledge in nephrology and transplant medicine

Audience participation in case-based discussions utilizing interactive case-based approaches

Dedicated Saturday allied health track

Pharmacology contact hours available

E-Poster and abstract presentation session, top 3 posters receive travel stipend

Post-course ABIM Knowledge Self-Assessment offers 14.75 ABIM MOC hours

Networking opportunities


Call for Abstracts- Deadline December 21, 2018

Submission Form 

As part of the Mayo Clinic Southeastern Clinical Update in Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation course, an e-Poster session for presentation of original research and challenging cases dedicated to the fields of nephrology, transplant and hypertension will be held at this meeting. Abstracts can be submitted in the following formats:

Research: The conference will also review randomized trials, outcome studies, potential practice innovations, basic and translational research, as well as health economics of patient care.  Also research into systems-based practice innovation or improvements will be reviewed for acceptance.

Challenging Cases.  These may include challenging clinical cases encountered in practice (ie., case reports) of those encountered in clinical practice. 

Posters will be peer-reviewed. Accepted abstract recipients will be notified by email after the deadline, Monday, December 21, 2018. At least one of the authors must register and attend the conference. Please email FLA CME Abstracts for additional details.

Exhibit Opportunities:

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with healthcare providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Florida Exhibits. 

Target Audience

This course is intended for members of the nephrology community and will be of interest to nephrologists, nephrology trainees, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, internists, primary care physicians and other specialists who participate in the care of patients with kidney disorders and kidney and/or pancreas transplants.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

List new practice changing developments in nephrology, hypertension and transplantation 

Summarize the current clinical practice guidelines for nephrology

Recognize the complex clinical presentations  of patients with renal disorders

Identify current therapies for renal disorders

Cite the evidence based screening guidelines for renal disorders

Examine recent advances and changes in clinical practice

Describe treatment and pathophysiological relationships of renal diseases

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course. 

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