Presentation 1: Do LVADs Really Improve Glycemic Control?, presented by Jeffrey Alexis, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, URMC.
Presentation 2: On Their Own Terms: Dialysis Decision-making for Older Adults, presented by Fahad Saeed, MBBS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, URMC.
At the conclusion of Presentation 1 participants should be able to:
1. Understand current data on LVAD therapy and glycemic control.
2. Understand the limitations of the current data on LVAD therapy and glycemic control.
At the conclusion of Presentation 2 participants should be able to:
1. Recognize the importance of an engaged dialysis decision-making process.
2. Learn about the CKD-EDU intervention to improve dialysis decision-making.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Class of '62 Auditorium
601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642