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Professional EventsRenal Roundtable

renal roundtable: gout
in partnership with horizon therapeutics

February 24, 2022


gather round

let's talk gout

Stretch your mind at Renal Rountable, an evening devoted to discussion about gout, presented by Horizon Therapeutics. 

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

email:  |  phone: (312) 321 - 1500  x 258


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  • Event Registration: Free

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Renal Rountable is virtual. Join in from the comfort of your home or office. 



6:00pm - 7:15pm

Details & Agenda


what's on the agenda



6:00pm  -  Welcome 

Jacqueline Burgess-Bishop | CEO, NKFI


6:40pm  - Disparities and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Milda Saunders | University of Chicago Medicine


7:00pm  -  Medical Student Award

Changes in Gender Disparities in Placement on the Deceased Donor Waiting List After Implementation of the New Kidney Allocation System

Reem Hamoda | University of Chicago



7:10pm  -  Medical Student Award

The Association Between Sedentary Time and Chronic Kidney Disease Progression

Jacob Bruinius | University of Illinois at Chicago


7:20pm  - Innovations Grant

Developing and Testing of an Innovative Patient-Centered Physical Activity Program for Hemodialysis Patients

Kenneth Wilund, PhD | University of Illinois  


7:40pm  -  Young Investigator Grant

Elucidating the Role of Macrophage Activation in APOL1-Mediated Kidney Disease

Jennie Lin, MD | Northwestern University

8:00pm  -  Winners Announced


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