The American Society of Nephrology is hosting more than 13,000 kidney professionals from across the globe at Kidney Week 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia Nov. 5-10. The world's premier nephrology meeting, Kidney Week provides participants exciting and challenging opportunities to exchange knowledge, learn the latest scientific and medical advances and listen to engaging and provocative discussions with leading experts in the field.
Kidney Week is comprised of the Annual Meeting, which includes scientific exposition, plenary sessions, educational sessions and poster sessions, in addition to 17 Early Programs which address a specific topic in nephrology.
Mayo Clinic will be represented at Kidney Week with approximately 60 poster presentations and 14 oral abstracts. Sanjeev Sethi, M.D., Ph.D. and Jeffrey L. Winters, M.D. will also be giving conference lectures.
As part of the Clinical Nephrology Conferences, Dr. Sethi will be giving the lecture, "Molecular Diagnosis and Classification of Amyloid: What Have We Learned?," on Friday, Nov. 8 from 11:30 - 12:00 p.m. in room 405.
Dr. Winters will be delivering the lecture, "Review of the 2013 Journal of Clinical Apheresis Special Issue Guidelines," on Friday, Nov. 8 from 2:25 - 2:50 p.m. in room 403. This lecture is part of the Special Sessions.