The division for Critical Care Nephrology and Advanced Extracorporeal Therapy and Department of Nephrology and Renal Transplant at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre will organize the 1st comprehensive refresher course for dialysis therapists on Advances in Dialysis and Extra Corporeal Therapies on July 29, 2018.


Programme Details

8.00 am- 9.00 am Registration
9.00 am- 9.30 am Inauguration & Inaugural Address Dr. Prem Nair, Medical Director, AIMS, Kochi
Introduction to the programme Future of dialysis technology Dr. George Kurian Professor in Nephrology, AIMS, Kochi

Session 1

  Chairs: Dr. Joseph K Joseph, Dr. Rajesh R Nair
9.30 am - 9.50 am An update on management of anemia in patients on dialysis Or. Jayakumar KP Professor & Head, Nephrology, Medical College, Kottayam
09.50 am - 10.10 am Water treatment for hemodialysis-An update Dr. Unni VN, Sr. lead Consultant-Nephrology & Director of Academic affairs, Aster Medcity, Kochi

Session 2

  Chairs : Dr. Mammen M John, Dr. Kishore S Dharan
10.10 am - 10.30 am Intra dialytic cardiovascular monitoring and management of cardiovascular emergencies Dr. Sathish B, Consultant Nephrologist, MOSC Medical College, Kolencherry
10.30 am - 10.50 am Modalities of RRT in a critically ill patient. Or. Jose P Paul, Senior Consultant Nephrologist, Lissie Hospital, Kochi
10.50 am- 11.20 am Clinical scenario discussion-Session 1 Dr. Sandeep Sreedharan, Asst. Professor in Nephrology, AIMS, Kochi
11.20 am- 11.35 am Tea Break

Session 3

  Chairs : Or. Sooraj YS, Or. Mohandas K
11.35 am- 11.55 am Anticoagulation in extra corporeal therapies-An update Dr. Binu Upendran, HOD & Senior Consultant Nephrologist, lourdes Hospital, Kochi
ll.55 pm -12.15 pm Blood borne infections in dialysis unit Or. Abi Abraham M, Director-Nephrology & Chief of Renal Transplantation Services, VPS lakeshore Hospital, Kechi
12.15 pm -12.45 pm Clinical scenario discussion-Session 2 Or. Anil Mathew, Professor & Consultant Pediatric Nephrologist, AIMS, Kochi
12.45 pm -1.30 pm Lunch

Hands-on Workshops Time: 1.45pm to 4.00pm

Workshop - 1 Update on Plasmapheresis- Centrifugal and DFPP Annapoornaeshwari Hall
Workshop - 2 Extracorporeal therapies in sepsis Vigyan Mandir
Workshop - 3 Monitoring and Surveillance of hemodialysis vascular access Amriteshwari Hall

For any Queries Contact

Ms. Elizabeth Rose Mathew
Program co-ordinator

0484 - 668 2669
0484 - 285 2669

Event Details
2018-07-29 09:00 to 16:00
School of Medicine