Translating Kidney Week into Clinical Practice

This program is designed to help you incorporate the best of the American Society of Nephrology’s Kidney Week into patient care. It features highlights from Kidney Week 2016 sessions as well as a synopsis of key nephrology topics, critiques, and perspectives by leading international experts. Join your nephrology colleagues and regional nephrology society members and leaders from across the region who will be meeting in Abu Dhabi  for networking and engaging in provocative discussions with expert faculty.


  • Translation of Kidney Week information into clinical relevance with updates
  • Intensive scientific update on the most relevant and practice changing advances in six core nephrology topics: AKI, ESRD, General Nephrology & CKD, Glomerular Diseases, Hypertension and Transplantation
  • Clinical cases and audience participation
  • Opportunities to engage with the expert faculty
  • Networking with regional nephrology societies leadership and members and explore collaborative works


  • Nephrologists
  • Cardiologists
  • Diabetologists
  • Dieticians
  • Family Physicians
  • Internists
  • Medical Students
  • Nurses
  • Pathologists
  • Surgeons


  • Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Gen & Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Glomerulonephritis (GN)
  • Hypertension (HTN)
  • TX
  • Diabetes & Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Advances in Management
  • Renal Replacement Therapy on the Horizon
  • Diagnosis and Management of 2°/ Resistant Hypertension
  • Management of Transplant Patient in Primary Care
  • Approach to Workup of Hematuria & Proteinuria


Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

2017 ASN Highlights and Second SEHA Nephrology in Primary Care Conference is accredited with 9.0 CME points by Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD)