The ISPD Calendar of events compiles the most relevant events for PD professionals taking place all over the world. It includes the events organised by ISPD and the events that our society has endorsed.
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The ISPD 2024 congress will take place in Dubai, 26-29 September 2024.
More information: www.ispd.org/dubai2024
Year Round Endorsed Educational Programs
The ISPD has endorsed two industry-supported educational programs, organised by two of our Corporate Members:
The Advanced Renal Education Program (AREP) Home Dialysis Workshops 2022 are organised by Fresenius Medical Care. Information about dates, program and registration links are available on this LINK.
The PD Academy SEA HCP Education Program is a comprehensive peritoneal dialysis (PD) training program organized by Baxter for both doctors and nurses. The PD Academy curriculum was developed by an expert faculty from the Southeast Asia Peritoneal Dialysis Network. Details of the course and registration are available on this LINK.
Update on Peritoneal Dialysis in Chile (post-WCN event)
The Chilean Society of Nephrology (Sociedad Chilena de Nefrología) and the ISPD join forces to organize a post-WCN one-day meeting on April 18th in Santiago de Chile, with an exciting program:
08.30-09.00 Inscription-introduction course
09.00-09.30 Introducing the International Home Dialysis Consortium. Dra Edwina Brown
09.30-10.00 The team approach to caring for the PD patient. Dr. Isaac Teitelbaum
10.00-10.30 Prescribing high-quality goal-directed peritoneal dialysis. Dra Edwina Brown
10-30-11.00 Coffee break
11.00-11.30 Why are we not getting more patients onto PD? Dr. Isaac Teitelbaum
11.30-12.00 Outcomes and care priorities for older PD patients. Dra. Edwina Brown
12.00-12.30 Can one do PD in patients with end-stage liver disease? Dr. Isaac Teitelbaum
12.30-13.00 Why PD is a valuable treatment in cardiorenal syndrome. Dr. Ruben Torres
13.00-15.00 Practical module: installing PD catheters x puncture technique
15.00-15.30 Peritoneal membrane preservation. Dr Javier Arteaga
15.30-16.00 Developing the best PD prescription for the individual patient. Dra. Ana Aguilar
16.00-16.30 Coffee break
16.30-17.00 Current situation of peritoneal dialysis in Argentina (Dr Javier Arteaga)
17.00-17.30 Current situation of peritoneal dialysis in Chile. (Dra Mireya Ortiz)
17.30-18.00 Round table. How to increase PD in South America. Focus in Chile and Argentina. All faculty and representatives of SENFERDIALT (Dialysis and Transplant Nurses Associaton in Chile)