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Council on Renal Nutrition Spring Clinical Meeting

Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, 425 Spring Lake Dr.
Itasca, Illinois 60143

Please join ICRN for a great day of innovative topics and vendors at Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network in Itasca, IL.  A variety of topics will be presented. Last year's topics included the latest in phosphorus binder management, preventing complications, phosphorus and fluid burden in ESRD, food-drug interactions, and mobile applications for you and your patients. We are looking forward to sharing this great day with you.

Continuing Education Units: This event has been approved for 6 CEUs

For questions please contact Mara Lidacis at (312) 321-1500 or

To download and print the full event agenda, click here.

8:00 – 8:25 a.m. Exhibits, Continental Breakfast, Registration

8:25 – 8:30 a.m. Welcome
ICRN Members & National Kidney Foundation of Illinois

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Marketplace Education: How to Educate and Empower Patients Where They Shop!
Aimee Zajc, MS, RDN, LDN

9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Physiologic Changes of Aging and the Effects on Nutrition Care
Mary Ellen Brabec, MHS, RD, LDN

10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Break/Visit Exhibitors

11:00 – 12:00 p.m. Liver Disease and CKD 5 HD: Considerations, Commonalities, Intervention for Malnutrition
Cathi Martin, RD (Sponsored by Pentec Health)

12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Business Meeting

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch/Visit Exhibitors

1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Trends and Updates in Chronic Kidney Disease
Dr. John T. Ball, MD

2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Fabry Disease
Shanna Wiedera, MS, APN, CPNP-CP (Sponsored by Genzyme a Sanofi Company)

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Wrap up and Evaluations

Thank you to this year's event sponsors!

Silver Sponsors

Fresenius Medical Care

Hillestad Pharmaceuticals

Keryx Pharmaceuticals

Nephro-Tech, Inc.

Patient Care America

Pentec Health


For information on sponsoring the 2015 ICRN Spring Meeting, please call (312) 321-1500.

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