28th International AKI and CRRT meeting

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The 28th International AKI and CRRT meeting will be held  in person (March 28-April 1 2023)  from Thursday to Saturday at the Marriott Marquis Marina Hotel in San Diego. Further information in this link.

The meeting is focused on various aspects of critical care nephrology with a significant emphasis on acute kidney injury and extracorporeal support techniques. The meeting format is plenary sessions and interactive workshops.

2023 Conference Topic Highlights: 

• Meet The Expert Sessions
Interact and Learn from Experts on How to Evaluate and Manage ICU Patients with Difficult Clinical Problems

• Organ Dysfunction in the Critically Ill Patient
Emerging Concepts in Organ Cross-talk, Sepsis,  Microcirculation and Oxidative Stress, Infections

• Raising Awareness of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
The ISN AKI 0by25 initiative Global snapshot of AKI, the Global Burden of Disease, Strategies
for Raising Awareness and Providing Tools for Education and Training, Creating Infrastructure for Dialysis in Resource Poor Countries

• Controversies in Management of the Critically Ill Patient
Diuretic Use for AKI, Antibiotic Nephrotoxicity, RRT for End Stage Liver Disease, Protecting the Kidney; Results from Trials in AKI and Heart Failure

• Challenges and Controversies in Renal Support & CRRT 
When to Start and Stop, Bicarbonate Use, Co2 Removal, RRT for Sepsis, Pharmacokinetics of Antibiotics, Energy Expenditure in RRT

• Biomarkers for Management of Critically Ill Patients
Risk Stratification, Surveillance, Diagnosis, Targeted Intervention and Prognosis

• Special Sessions for Nurses and Allied Personnel
Skills Assessment, Workshops on CRRT, Plasma Exchange, Establishing Quality Metrics for RRT in AKI

• Special Pre-Conference Workshop
The Practice Based Learning in CRRT  workshop (now 2 days!) will utilize case based discussions and interactions with machines to train participants on setting up and delivering CRRT

Fellows can apply for travel grants and compete for best abstract and study recognition. Abstract deadline is Dec 12.

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