5/24+ Living Donation Conference

The American Foundation for Donation and Transplantation will hold their 9th Annual Living Donation Conference in Clearwater FL May 24-26, 2017, on the topic Essential Donor Team Concepts for Entry Level & Experienced Practitioners.  Invitees include:

  • Independent Living Donor Advocates for all clinical disciplines 
  • Living Donor Coordinators 
  • Social Workers 
  • Psychologists 
  • Physicians 
  • Physician leaders, Administrators and Managers  for programs with living donor teams 
  • Quality and Compliance Staff 

For details see http://www.amfdt.org/pdf/Florida_May2017%20Flyer.pdf .


4/7 IHI Forum Proposals Due

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care will be held December 10-13 in Orlando FL.  Proposals for sessions will be accepted until April 7, 2017, and for storyboards until September 29, 2017.  For details see http://www.ihi.org/education/Conferences/Forum2017/Pages/proposals.aspx

3/16+ RPA Annual Meeting

The Renal Physicians Association 2017 Annual Meeting will be held in Nashville TN March 16-19, 2017.  The Annual Meeting will be March 17-19, 2017, and two Pre-Conference Workshops, on the Dialysis Facility Medical Director, and on Fundamentals of Nephrology Practice, will be held March 16, 2017.  For details on the Meeting see http://www.renalmd.org/Introduction/ , and on the Workshops http://www.renalmd.org/Pre-Conference-Workshops/ .