Alaska Kidney Patients Association
Professional Renal Education Conference
Thursday, October 11, 2018
BP Energy Center
900 E Benson Blvd, Anchorage, Alaska
Registration will open at 8:00 am and the conference will conclude at 6:00pm
8:00 am - 8:15 am Registration
8:15 am - 8:25 am Welcome
8:25 am - 9:25 am Are You Prepared??
Jill Missal, BA, MS; Emergency Management Consultant; Missal, LLC
9:25 am - 10:25 am Clear Communication: Key to Patient-Centered Care
Linda Shepherd, RN MSN; Providence Medical Center
10:25 am - 10:45 am Break
10:45 am - 11:45 am Strategies for Optimizing Health
Angela Manderfeld MS, RDN, LD, CDE, BC-ADM, CLT; Healthy Solutions with Angela
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Dry Weight: Do patients need to crash to find it?
Dana Negoi, MD; Kidney and Hypertension Clinic
12:45 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm Hemodialysis Access
April Rodriguez, MD, MS, RPVI; Alyeska Vascular Surgery, LLC
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Improving Patient-Provider Relationship (Managing Difficult Patients)
Felicia Speed, LMSW; Corporate Director of Social Work Services, FMC--NA
3:15 pm - 3:35 pm Break
3:35 pm - 4:35 pm Kidney Transplant Basics
Kristie Lemmon, MBA; Executive Director Alaska Kidney Patients Association
4:35 pm - 5:35 pm Walk a Mile in My Shoes: What if you were the Patient?
Gary Moore With Aileen Holthaus, LMSW; Fresenius Medical Care
5:35 pm – 6:00 pm Wrap up
All Sessions - Thursday (cost includes continental breakfast, lunch and CEU's):
Registration 10/1/2018 to 10/10/2018 – $90.00
On Site Registration - $100.00
Nursing: Northwest Renal Network Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider Number CEP 16217
Social Worker: This program is pending approval by the National Association of Social Workers. Provider Number: 88667623
Dietitians: This activity has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
PCT: Nursing contact hours earned at this activity are applicable for technicians.