What's New in PKD 2013: A Live Broadcast Day of PKD Learning

Saturday, March 9, 2013
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Central Time
(local times may vary)

 

PKD Foundation Chapters are invited to participate in this exclusive, online educational conference! PKD experts from the Kidney Institute at the University of Kansas Medical Center will provide the latest information in PKD research, clinical trials, our Accelerating Treatments to Patients initiative and more. Chapters will also have the opportunity to submit questions to be answered by presenters during the event.

 

This is a great opportunity to connect with others interested in PKD in your community while hearing about the latest activities in the field from PKD experts. This event is only offered through our Chapter network. More Chapters are being added regularly so if you don’t see a Chapter close to you listed below, check back soon.

 

Participating Locations

Click below on a Chapter near you to register for this event.

 

If you are interested in participating with your Chapter, contact our Education team at education@pkdcure.org. Chapter participation is up to the discretion of your Chapter Coordinator.


Presenters

Dr. Jared Grantham

Dr. Jared Grantham

University Distinguished Professor and Kidney Institute Director Emeritus
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Department of Internal Medicine-Harry Statland Professor of Nephrology
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kidney Institute 

Dr. Connie Wang

Dr. Connie Wang

Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine-Divison of Nephrology & Hypertension
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kidney Institute 

Dr. James Calvet

Dr. James Calvet

Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kidney Institute 

Dr. Darren Wallace

Dr. Darren Wallace

Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine-Nephrology
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kidney Institute 

Gary Godsey

Gary Godsey

President and CEO
PKD Foundation

Dr. Alan Yu

Dr. Alan Yu

Professor, Director
Department of Internal Medicine- Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kidney Institute 


Schedule

Time (CST) Topic Speaker Notes
10:00 - 10:10 AM  Welcome  Gary Godsey  
10:10 - 10:20 AM Opening Remarks Dr. Jared Grantham  
10:20 - 11:15 AM PKD Research Dr. James Calvet Presentation to include a research update and allow for Q&A.
11:15 - 11:25 AM Break    
11:25 AM - 12:20 PM Drug Repurposing & CTAP Gary Godsey Presentation to include an overview of PKD Foundation's Accelerating Treatments to Patients program focusing on drug repurposing and CTAP. Allow for Q&A.
12:20 - 12:35 PM Lunch Break    
12:35 - 1:45 PM Clinical Trial Overview Dr. Connie Wang
Dr. Jared Grantham 
Presentation to include an overview and discussion of Water Study, CRISP I & II, Halt and Tolvaptan. Allow for Q&A.
1:45 - 1:55 PM PKD Tissue Donation Dr. Darren Wallace A brief overview of research conducted at the Kidney Institute as a result of tissue donation and Core Biomaterials Lab.
1:55 - 2:15 PM Q&A Panel  
2:15 - 2:30 PM Closing Remarks Dr. Alan Yu  

 

 

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