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Conference Registration and Workshop Sign-up

If you have already registered for 2018 online with a credit card
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Upon completion of a credit card registration you will be able to use the password you enter to access your registration record and make changes/additions to workshops and elective activities. To cancel an elective activity please contact conference admin at crrt@res-inc.com. Refunds are not issued online.

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  1. Physicians / Other (MD, PhD, etc.)
  2. Physicians In Training (*Fellow, *Residents)
  3. Nurses
  4. Allied Personnel (Dieticians, Pharmacists)
  5. Industry Professional

*with letter of verification from department head


If applicable, please use password from AKI & CRRT 2017 to assist with registration.

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1. Early Bird Registration

On or before January 19, 2018

2. Pre-registration

January 20, 2018 - February 16, 2018

3. Registration

February 17 - March 9, 2018 On-Site

REGISTRATION INFORMATION
All participants must register and pay the appropriate fee. Conference registrants will have access to all plenary sessions, standard workshops and poster sessions. The registration fee includes CME accreditation, conference syllabus on digital media, coffee in the morning and at breaks, receptions on Tuesday and Wednesday, and lunches on Wednesday and Thursday. On-site registration will begin on Monday, March 5. Poster Viewing will begin on Tuesday evening March 6. For additional registration times see the program.

Registration Fee does not include Tuesday's Elective Symposium or Workshop.

Registration Fees
(includes standard conference workshops)

Early Bird Registration

Pre-registration

Registration

Physicians / Other (MD, PhD, etc.)
With Multimedia Package

$730
$930

$830
$1030

$895
$1095

Physicians In Training*
With Multimedia Package

$530
$730

$630
$830

$675
$875

Nurses
With Multimedia Package

$530
$730

$630
$830

$675
$875

Allied Personnel (Dieticians, Pharmacists)
With Multimedia Package

$530
$730

$630
$830

$675
$875

Industry Professional
With Multimedia Package

$730
$930

$830
$1030

$895
$1095

*Fellow/Residents - Letter of verification from Department Head required.

Elective Symposium and
Workshop Fees

Early Bird Registration

Pre-registration

Registration

Full Day (PW1 & PW2)
PW1 With Multimedia

$240
$365

$260
$385

$280
$405

CONFERENCE CANCELLATION POLICY
If your registration must be cancelled, your fee, less $100 U.S. for administrative costs, will be refunded upon your written request. No refunds will be made after February 7, 2018. Allow 6-8 weeks for refund.

ELECTIVE AKI SYMPOSIUM AND CRRT WORKSHOP

  PRE-CONFERENCE ELECTIVE FULL DAY AKI SYMPOSIUM Details
  sponsored by:
  The UAB-UCSD O’Brien Core Center for Kidney Injury Research

  Tuesday, March 6 (7:55am-5:30pm, includes lunch, breaks)
  AKI & CRRT 2018 registration is not required to attend this symposium.
    PW1  Changing Paradigms in Acute Kidney Injury:
                From Mechanisms to Management

    PW1  With Post-Conference Online Presentation add $125 Details




  PRE-CONFERENCE ELECTIVE FULL DAY CRRT WORKSHOP Details
  Tuesday, March 6 (7:45am-5:30pm, includes lunch, breaks)
    PW2  Practice Based Learning in CRRT: The Science and the Art

MEET THE EXPERT
$50 each
Limited to the first 30 delegates per session, includes breakfast. These sessions allow participants to meet and interact with internationally renowned experts in an informal setting over breakfast. This is an excellent opportunity to ask questions, learn how these experts manage patients, get guidance for projects and network. Choose 1 of 2 sessions on either day.

Wednesday Morning, March 7 - 7:00-8:15am
          ME1  My Approach to Oliguria
               Claudio Ronco and Jean Louis Vincent
  Or    ME2  How Do I Manage the Obese Patient in the ICU?
              Luis Forni and Michael Joannidis

Thursday Morning, March 8 - 7:00-8:15am
          ME3  What do I do to Prevent Contrast Induced Renal Injury
              Peter McCullough and Paul Palevsky
  Or    ME4  How do I Manage Difficult Communications with Patients
              Noel Gibney and TBD

Friday Morning, March 9 - 6:45-8:00am
          ME5  How do I Implement a KDIGO Bundle in My ICU
              John Kellum and Alex Zarbock
  Or    ME6  Forget the Evidence: When do I Use Diuretics?
              Lui Forni and Sean Bagshaw

ONLINE MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS
$200 with registration
Purchase of this package enables you to review presentations in a state-of-the-art format that includes streaming audio/video, and synchronized slides. Make this purchase now (with registration selection above) and SAVE significantly over post-conference purchase of individual plenary sessions and workshops. Details

BREAKFAST AND LUNCH SYMPOSIA
These symposia are included with registration but have limited enrollment, RSVPs are required and are made during registration. There are 2 continental breakfast options on Wednesday and Thursday. There are 4 lunch options on Wednesday and Thursday. CME is available for all except optional luncheon on Thursday - I1.

BREAKFAST SYMPOSIA – Wednesday
A. Fluids and Vasopressor Management in the ICU
Lakhmir Chawla and Michael Connor (Moderators)
Michael Pinsky and Jean Louis Vincent (Discussants)
This symposium will highlight the practical aspects of fluid and vasopressor management in critically ill patients. Which drugs are now available, what is the goal for management, which drugs are available and how should they be selected, combined with other agents? How should they be monitored and adjusted?

B. Therapeutic Challenges in AKI and CKD: Managing Acid Base and Electrolyte Problems
Qi Qian, Andrew Lewington and TBD (Discussants)

LUNCH SYMPOSIA – Wednesday
W1 – Emerging Strategies for Monitoring Changes in Renal Structure and Function
Moderators: TBD
          Pro-enkephalin – Peter Pickkers
          Kinetic GFR – Marlies Ostermann
          Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound – TBD

W2 – Fluid Management of the Critically Ill Patient:
When to Use Crystalloids, Colloids and Blood Products
Moderators: TBD
          Early Resuscitation - Jean Louis Vincent
          Optimization and Maintenance - Michael Joannidis
          Descalation and Restoration of Homeostasis - Kianoush Kashani

W3 – Multiorgan Support Therapies (MOST): Are We Ready?
Moderators: Claudio Ronco and Eisei Noiri
          Combined Renal and Respiratory Support - Zaccaria Ricci
          Liver Support (MARS) - Rajiv Jalan
          Apheresis and Sorbent Therapies - Patrick Honoré

W4 – Management of AKI in Sepsis: Challenges and Opportunities?
Moderators: TBD
         Pathophysiology of AKI in Sepsis - John Kellum
         Role of hemodynamics in Sepsis - Michael Pinsky
         Therapeutic Targets and Interventions - TBD

BREAKFAST SYMPOSIA – Thursday
C. Innovations in Caring for Patients with Hypo and Hypernatremia
TBD (Moderators)
TBD (Discussants)
This symposium will cover the pathophysiology of hypo and hypernatremia and discuss the practical issues for management of these disorders with novel agents

D. Imaging Techniques in Critically Ill Patients with Kdiney Disease
TBD (Moderators)
TBD (Discussants)

LUNCH SYMPOSIA – Thursday
T1 – Personalized Care for AKI: Do Biomarkers Help?
Moderators: Kianoush Kashani and John Kellum
Discussants: Alex Zarbock, Claudio Ronco, TBD

T2 – Hydration and Kidney Health
Raj Chakaravarthi and Marlies Ostermann
          Pathophysiology of Water Handling by the Kidney - Qi Qian
          Dehydration and AKI: Association or Cause? - Emmanuel Burdmann
          Hydration Status and Kidney Disease: Does it Affect Progression? - TBD

T3 – AKI in the Patient with Cancer
Moderators: Steve Alexander and TBD
         Pathophysiology and Mechanisms - Mitch Rosner
         Imaging techniques and Risk for AKI - TBD
         Renal Function Monitoring - Stuart Goldstein

T4 – Can Big Data Drive Better Care for AKI?
Discussants: Andrew Lewington and TBD
         What is Big Data and Where Can You Get It - Scott Sutherland
         Leveraging Big Data in AKI and CRRT - Sean Bagshaw
         Personalize Treatment Recommendations - Perry Wilson

OPTIONAL LUNCH LECTURE – Thursday
I1 – TBD

PLEASE NOTE: Only the Breakfast and Lunch Symposia listed are included with registration, no additional breakfasts or lunches will be provided.

PRINTED SYLLABUS
$45 each
Spiral-bound, 8.5x11 booklet, approx. 120 pages (a complete digital version on usb drive is included with registration.)