Endorsed: CiDA 2019

Starts:  Oct 30, 2019 8:00 AM (PT)
Ends:  Nov 1, 2019 5:00 PM (PT)

CiDA's accredited scientific program provides the highest quality of comprehensive, interactive education for all clinicians involved in the care and treatment of dialysis patients.


Educational Objectives:

  • Assess ways to improve training in order to make sound clinical decisions.
  • Recognize the benefits of effective communication in a multidisciplinary team setting to advance the care of dialysis patients.
  • Analyze the benefits and drawbacks of different dialysis options for patients who need renal replacement.
  • Identify risks and benefits of peritoneal and hemodialysis.
  • Compare traditional and nontraditional approaches for arteriovenous access creation and intervention.
  • Determine how best to make clinical decisions for patients with thoracic central vein obstruction (TCVO).
  • Discuss factors that contribute to patient safety during dialysis access surgery and catheter-based intervention.