Professional EventsICRN Spring Clinical Meeting

ICRN spring clinical meeting

May 5, 2020

Crowne Plaza Lombard/Downers Grove

Glen Ellyn, IL

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creating healthy bodies and healthy lives

The Illinois Council on Renal Nutrition Spring Clinical Meeting is day-long summit designed for dietitians and renal nutritionists. This spirited, engaging gathering places its focus squarely on the role nutrition plays in treating kidney disease, and affords attendees the opportunity to hear news in treatment practices, meet exhibitors, and connect with experts in the field.

 

The event kicks off with a continental breakfast, a series of educational presentations, and visits from corporate exhibitors. Then, after lunch, participants will plot the future of the council in an administrative session before concluding the day with a series of panel discussions. Previous ICRN topics have included:

 

  • Updates on nutritional guidelines and your practice

  • Coordinating nutritional care between dialysis and a transplant

  • Medical nutrition therapy

  • Treatment options

  • Nutrition based research

  • Medical ethics in relation to nutrition

The ICRN Spring Clinical Meeting offers continuing education credits. The exact number of credits will be announced once they are approved. 

 

For More Information

 

Please contact the NKFI's Director of Programs, Rachel DePauw

email: rdepauw@nkfi.org  |  phone: (312) 321 - 1500  x 258

 

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ticket information

  • Early-Bird Tickets:  $75

    • available through April 2

  • Regular Tickets:  $85

    • available through April 22

  • Last-Call Tickets:  $100

    • April 23 - day of; as available

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AGENDA, 2019:

morning programs

 

8:00am  -  Exhibits, Continental Breakfast, Registration

8:25am  -  Welcome

8:30am  -  Caring for Kidney Stones

9:30am  -  Using the KETO Diet in Diabetics

 

10:30am  -  Break & Visit Exhibitors

  

11:00am  -  Plant-Based Nutrition

AGENDA, 2019:

afternoon programs

 

12:00pm - Lunch & Visit Exhibitors

 

12:45pm  -  Business Meeting

1:00pm  -  Use of Probiotics in Kidney Disease/Dialysis

2:00pm  -  CRIC Study and Implications for Nutritional Intervention

3:00pm  -  Wrap-up and Evaluations

*please note: agenda is subject to change

SPRING CLINICAL MEETING

This series of meetings and seminars takes place over the course of day, and is hosted in Glen Ellyn.

  

PROGRAM

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

8:00am - 3:30pm

 

LOCATION

Crowne Plaza Lombard/Downers Grove

1250 Roosevelt Rd

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

PRESENTATION MATERIALS, 2019:

 

Caring for Kidney Stones

Ginny Pletzke, MS, RD, LDN

Kyle Lamprecht, MS, RD, CSP, CSR

Using the KETO Diet in Diabetics

Brett Curtiss, MS, RD, CSR, LDN

Plant-Based Nutrition

Jackie Hankins, MS, Rd, CSR, LDN

Use of Probiotics in Kidney Disease/Dialysis

Lindsey Zirker, MS, RD, CSR, LD

CRIC Study and Implications for Nutritional Intervention

Stephanie Toth-Manikowski, MD

 

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The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois is able to offer professional development programming, conduct educational seminars, and support research with the help of our passionate supporters, and a remarkable team of dedicated sponsors. If you would like to sponsor this program, please download the 2019 Sponsorship Packet or contact Anna Dudt at adudt@nkfi.org or 312-321-1500. 

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