Weekly Nephrology Conference Schedule Overview 11/09/2020 – 11/13/2020

Please join us for our weekly conferences to discover the newest updates within the UVA Nephrology community. See the associated dates for further information about the conferences regarding presenters, seminar titles, and CE activity codes.


Mon. 11/09

Conference: CIIR-WIP

Seminar Title: Understanding Patterns of Fruits and Vegetable Intake among CKD Patients: Re-considering Current Dietary Recommendations

Presenter(s): Shirin Pourafshar, PhD, MSCR, RDN

Location: Join remotely via Zoom



Tue. 11/10

Conference: Renal Grand Rounds (RGR)

Seminar Title: Neuroimmunoregulatory Control of Inflammation in Acute Kidney Injury

Presenter(s): Mark D. Okusa, MD (Chief – UVA Nephrology)

Location: Join remotely via Zoom

CE Activity Code: 139012



Wed. 11/11

Conference: Nephrology Fellows Pathology

Seminar Title: Pathology Series

Presenter(s): Fellow(s) – All fellows

                        Mentor(s) – Corey J. Cavanaugh, DO & Helen P. Cathro, MB, ChB (UVA Pathology)

Location: Join remotely via Zoom


CE Activity Code: 139024


Thur. 11/12

Conference: Nephrology Fellows – Topic Review

Seminar Title: Basics of Home Dialysis Prescription Writing

Presenter(s): Fellow(s) – Anita Vincent-Johnson, MD

                        Mentor(s) – Tushar Chopra, MD, FASN

Location: Join remotely via Zoom



Fri. 11/13

Conference: Medical Grand Rounds

Seminar Title: Two Infectious Diseases Ravaging our Nation: Covid-19 and Racism

Presenter(s): Dr. Sherita Hill Golden (Johns Hopkins, Division of Endocrinology and VP/Chief Diversity Officer)

Location: Join remotely via Zoom (or ERC auditorium – socially distanced)

Meeting ID: 988 4180 9488

PASSWORD: 163537


CE Activity Code: TBA