Self-Assessment Self-Assessment

KSAP Volume 1, Module 2 - 2015 (75Qs)

Credits/Points:
CME 15.0, MOC 25
Availability:
10/21/15-09/30/18

Program Mission and Objectives

KSAP is a new continuing medical education and Part 2 MOC product that will review the essentials of nephrology for fellows preparing for initial certification, practicing nephrologists preparing for recertification, and practitioners looking to renew and refresh their clinical knowledge, diagnostic, and therapeutic skills.

This enduring material is composed of challenging, clinically oriented questions based on case vignettes.  Each question includes a detailed response that outlines both the approach to the clinical scenario at hand and the best answer.  References are provided from either recent well-done reviews from major and easily accessible journals or the classic original reference. Topics for inquiry are crafted from the ABIM Blueprint and the program will help the clinician assess his or her strengths and weaknesses in the broad domain of nephrology.

 

Target Audience

  • Nephrology certification and recertification candidates
  • Practicing nephrologists

 Original Release Date

 Octboer 21, 2015

 CME Credit and MOC Termination Date

 September 30, 2018

 Estimated Time for Completion

 15 hours

 Learning Objectives

  1. Apply physiologic principles in the diagnosis and management of fluid and electrolyte disorders.
  2. Analyze the spectrum of common renal parenchymal disorders.
  3. Appraise the various causes of secondary and resistant hypertension.
  4. Describe common complications of acute and chronic kidney disease in both outpatient and hospital settings.
  5. Illustrate appropriate therapy known to delay progression and limit long-term consequences of chronic kidney disease.
  6. Categorize treatment modalities and complications of end-stage kidney disease, including peritoneal, hemodialysis and renal transplant.

The American Society of Nephrology has a variety of learning opportunities for members including the premier publications, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN), Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN), distance learning with online features and the popular Board Review Course & Update. Since 2001, the Nephrology Self-Assessment Program (NephSAP) has served as a strategy for nephrologists to keep knowledge up-to-date and earn both Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points.  ASN has recognized a need for material that covers basic principles of clinical nephrology that would be appropriate for individuals who are studying for the In-Training/In-Service examination or preparing for the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) examination in the subspecialty of Nephrology. To this end, the concept of the Kidney Self-Assessment Program (KSAP) was developed.

KSAP is a new continuing medical education and Part 2 MOC product that will review the essentials of nephrology for fellows preparing for initial certification, practicing nephrologists preparing for recertification, and practitioners looking to renew and refresh their clinical knowledge, diagnostic, and therapeutic skills.

This enduring material is composed of challenging, clinically oriented questions based on case vignettes.  Each question includes a detailed response that outlines both the approach to the clinical scenario at hand and the best answer.  References are provided from either recent well-done reviews from major and easily accessible journals or the classic original reference. Topics for inquiry are crafted from the ABIM Blueprint and the program will help the clinician assess his or her strengths and weaknesses in the broad domain of nephrology.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Apply physiologic principles in the diagnosis and management of fluid and electrolyte disorders.
  2. Analyze the spectrum of common renal parenchymal disorders.
  3. Appraise the various causes of secondary and resistant hypertension.
  4. Describe common complications of acute and chronic kidney disease in both outpatient and hospital settings.
  5. Illustrate appropriate therapy known to delay progression and limit long-term consequences of chronic kidney disease.
  6. Categorize treatment modalities and complications of end-stage kidney disease, including peritoneal, hemodialysis and renal transplant.

Accreditation Statement

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The ASN designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This module of KSAP provides 25 MOC points.

 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Statement

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 25.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

Original Release Date

July 2016

 

CME Credit and MOC Termination Date

June 25, 2019

 

Estimated Time for Completion

25 hours

 

Target Audience

  • Nephrology certification and recertification candidates
  • Practicing nephrologists

 

Method of Participation

  • Review the CME Information & Disclosures and click I Acknowledge.
  • Complete the online self-assessment activity.
  • Each participant is allowed two attempts at each question to pass the examination (>75% correct) for CME credit.
  • Answers and explanations are provided for each question as you take the examination.
  • To view completed questions, Click KSAP Exam, on the right hand side and select completed attempts or select Exam Results and Answer Key in the CME Center.  
  • After completion of exam, click Submit Exam button.
  • Click Continue to the CME Center, to claim CME.

 

Activity Evaluation, Claiming CME Credit, and MOC Points Instructions

From the KSAP platform, click the Claim CME button after completion of the examination.

Click Enter Activity for KSAP: Kidney Self-Assessment Program.

Under the To Do List in the CME Center on the left navigation:

  • Click the Demographics & General Eval link, and enter your information.
  • For CME credits, Click the Claim Your CME Credits link, and check the Attestation Statement box.
  1. Enter the number of CME credits commensurate with the extent of your participation in the activity.
  2. If you need a certificate, click the Print Your Certificate link.

Credits will be posted to your ASN Transcript immediately. View/Print Transcript at My CME Center.

For MOC points, respondents must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be certified by ABIM in internal medicine and/or nephrology and enrolled in the ABIM–MOC program
  2. Click the Claim MOC Points link, and check the Attestation Statement box.
  3. Enter your ABIM Candidate Number, and Date of Birth.
  4. ABIM will notify you when your MOC points have been added to your record.

 

MOC points will be applied to only those ABIM candidates who have enrolled in the MOC program. It is your responsibility to complete the ABIM MOC enrollment process.

 

Faculty

Melanie P. Hoenig, MD
KSAP Deputy Director
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA
Clay A. Block, MD
Deputy Education Director, KSAP 
Dartmouth University
Lebanon, NH

Kelly A. Birdwell MD
Vanderbilt University 
Nashville, TN

Andrew S. Bomback, MD
Columbia University 
New York, NY

David M. Dewolfe, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
Boston, MA

Neetika Garg MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
Boston, MA

Scott J. Gilbert, MD, FASN
Tufts Medical Center
Lexington, MA

Jason M. Kidd, MD
VCU Medical Center
Richmond, VA

Stewart H. Lecker, MD, PhD, FASN
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Edgar V. Lerma, MD, FASN
Associates in Nephrology
Berwyn, IL

Matthew R. Lynch MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Ernest I. Mandel, MD, FASN
Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Finnian R. Mc Causland, MbChB, FASN
Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Martina M. McGrath, MD, FASN
Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Rebeca D. Monk, MD
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

Catherine A. Moore MD
Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, NY 

James E. Novak, MD, PhD
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, MI

James J. Paparello, MD
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL 

Amay Parikh MD, FASN
Florida Hospital Medical Group
Maitland, FL 

Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Kenneth M. Ralto MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Vinod Raman MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Sylvia E. Rosas MD, MS, FASN
Joslin Diabetes Center
Boston, MA

Mala Sachdeva MD
Northwell Health System
Great Neck, NY

Mohammad G. Saklayen, MD
VA Medical Cente
Dayton, OH

Adam M. Segal MD, FASN
Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates
Boston, MA

Amy Nicole Sussman MD
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Joseph Tremaglio MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Ihab M. Wahba, MD, FASN
Samaritan Kidney Specialists
Corvallis, OR

Rimda Wanchoo MD
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Great Neck, NY

 

 

Faculty, Planner, and Staff Disclosures

It is the policy of American Society of Nephrology (ASN) that all individuals in a position to control the content of ASN’s sponsored CME activities are expected to provide full disclosure for both themselves and their spouse/partner, and to indicate to the activity audience any financial or other relationship held by themselves or their spouse/partner 1) with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial service(s) discussed in an educational presentation; and 2) with any commercial supporter(s) of the activity. All responses should reflect activities within the previous 12 months. This disclosure information is collected in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Participants should note that the use of products outside U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved labeling should be considered experimental and are advised to consult current prescribing information for approval indications.

The intent of this policy is not to prevent expert faculty with relevant relationship(s) with commercial interest(s) from involvement in CME, but rather to ensure that ASN CME activities promote quality and safety, are effective in improving medical practice, are based on valid content, and are independent of control from commercial interests and free of commercial bias. In addition, all faculty members were instructed to provide balanced, scientifically rigorous, and evidence-based presentations.

ASN requires all individuals in a position to control content for the KSAP to complete faculty disclosure forms on the ASN website. Responses are listed below.

 

Faculty Disclosures

Kelly A. Birdwell, MD -- Current Employer: Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/Membership: American Society of Nephrology Education Committee, American Society of Transplantation Kidney Pancreas Community of Practice

Clay A. Block, MD -- Current Employer: Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center; Consultancy: Rox Medical, Cibiem

Andrew S. Bomback, MD -- Current Employer: Columbia University; Consultancy: Omeros, Chemocentryx; Research Funding: Questcor, Alexion; Honoraria: National Kidney Foundation, Kidney & Urology Foundation of America, UpToDate

David M. Dewolfe, MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Neetika Garg MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Scientific Advisor/Membership: BMC Nephrology

Scott J. Gilbert, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Tufts Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/Membership: Am Journal of Kidney Disease

Melanie P. Hoenig, MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center;  Scientific Advisor/Membership: Education Director, KSAP, American Society of Nephrology

Jason M. Kidd, MD -- Current Employer: VCU Medical Center

Stewart H. Lecker, MD, PhD, FASN -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deconess Medical Center

Edgar V. Lerma, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Associates in Nephrology; Research Funding: ZS Pharma; Honoraria: UpToDate, McGraw-Hill Publishing, Elsevier Publishing, ACP PIER; Scientific Advisor/Membership: Journal of Clinical Liipidology, International Urology and Nephrology Journal, Seminars in Nephrology, Prescribers Letter, Renal and Urology News, ASN Kidney News, Otsuka Pharmaceuticals, Malinkrodt (formerly Questcor), ZS Pharma

Ernest I. Mandel, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Research Funding: Rx Foundation, Other:  Spouse - Law Firm includes Fresenius Kidney Care and DaVita among clients

Finnian R. McCausland, MbChB, FASN -- Current Employer: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Martina M. McGrath, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Rebeca D. Monk, MD -- Current Employer: University of Rochester NY

Catherine A. Moore MD -- Current Employer: Strong Memorial Hospital; Consultancy: VisualDx; Honoraria: Visual Dx- NephrologySection Editor; Scientific Advisor/Membership: Logical images- Visual Dx

James E. Novak, MD, PhD -- Current Employer: Henry Ford Health System; Honoraria: National Kidney Foundation; Scientific Advisor/Membership: Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease

James J. Paparello, MD -- Current Employer:  Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Amay Parikh MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Florida Hospital Medical Group

Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Yale University School of Medicine; Scientific Advisor/Membership: CJASN- Associate Editor

Kenneth M. Ralto MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Vinod Raman MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Sylvia E. Rosas MD, MS, FASN -- Current Employer: Joslin Diabetes Center; Research Funding:NIH Janssen Bayer; Scientific Advisor/Membership: National Kidney Early Education Coordinating Panel Scientific Advisory Board, National Kidney Foundation

Mala Sachdeva MD -- Current Employer:Northwell Health System

Mohammad G. Saklayen, MD -- Current Employer: VA Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/Membership: ASN Hypertension Advisory Group

Adam M. Segal MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Atrius Health/ Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates; Honoraria: Amyloidosis Foundation

Amy Nicole Sussman MD -- Current Employer: University of Arizona

Joseph Tremaglio MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Ihab M. Wahba, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Philadelphia VA Medical Center

Rimda Wanchoo MD -- Current Employer: Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

 

Staff Disclosure

Gisela Deuter, BSN, MSA—nothing to disclose

Lisa Netha—nothing to disclose

View the full ASN Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Policy.

 

Corporate Support

There is no Commercial Support for KSAP (Kidney Self-Assessment Program).

 

Copyright

Copyright © 2016 American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

Accreditation Statement

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The ASN designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification Statement

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

Original Release Date

October 21, 2015

 

CME Credit and MOC Termination Date

September 30, 2018

 

Estimated Time for Completion

15 hours

 

Target Audience

• Nephrology certification and recertification candidates

• Practicing nephrologists

 

Method of Participation

Review the CME Information & Disclosures and click I Acknowledge.

Complete the online self-assessment activity.

Each participant is allowed two attempts at each question to pass the examination (>75% correct) for CME credit.

Answers and explanations are provided for each question as you take the examination.

After completion of exam, click Submit Exam button.

Click Continue to the CME Center, to claim CME.

 

Activity Evaluation, Claiming CME Credit, and MOC Points Instructions

From the KSAP platform, click the Claim CME button after completion of the examination. 
Click Enter Activity for KSAP: Kidney Self-Assessment Program.
Under the To Do List in the CME Center on the left navigation:

  • Click the Demographics & General Eval link, and enter your information.
  • Click the Claim Your Credits link, and check the Attestation Statement box.
    1. For CME credits, click CME Credits link and enter the number of CME credits commensurate with the extent of your participation in the activity.
    2. If you need a certificate, click the Print Your Certificate link.

Credits will be posted to your ASN Transcript immediately. View/Print Transcript at My CME Center.

For MOC points, respondents must meet the following criteria:

    1. Be certified by ABIM in internal medicine and/or nephrology and enrolled in the ABIM–MOC program
    2. Click the MOC Points link, and then the Click Here to Post to ABIM link. Enter your ABIM Candidate Number, and Date of Birth.

MOC points will be applied to only those ABIM candidates who have enrolled in the MOC program. It is your responsibility to complete the ABIM MOC enrollment process.

  

Faculty

Melanie P. Hoenig, MD
KSAP Deputy Director
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA
Stewart H. Lecker, MD, PhD, FASN
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Leonardo V. Riella, MD, PhD, FASN
Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Anil K. Agarwal, MD
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Columbus, OH

Ernest I. Mandel, MD, FASN
Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School

Bijan Roshan, MD, FASN
Scripps Clinic

Kelly A. Birdwell, MD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Martina M. McGrath, MD, FASN
Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Mala Sachdeva, MD
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ Medical School 
Great Neck, NY

Andrew S. Bomback, MD
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Rebeca D. Monk, MD
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

Mohammad G. Saklayen, MD
Dayton VA Medical Center
Dayton, OH

Neera K. Dahl, MD
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Catherine A. Moore, MD
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

Heidi M. Schaefer, MD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Mark D. Faber, MD
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, MI

Samir Nangia, MD, FASN
Dallas Renal Group
Dallas, TX

Adam M. Segal, MD, FASN
Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

William Henry Fissell, MD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Suzanne M. Norby, MD, FASN
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

James F. Simon, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Neetika Garg, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

James E. Novak, MD, PhD
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, MI

Matthew A. Sparks, MD, FASN
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Kenar D. Jhaveri, MD, FASN
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Great Neck, NY

James J. Paparello, MD
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Joel Topf, MD
St. Clair Specialty Physicians
Detroit, MI

Jason M. Kidd, MD
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Richmond, VA

Amay Parikh, MD, FASN
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, NJ

Rimda Wanchoo, MD, MBBS
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Great Neck, NY

Eugene C. Kovalik, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

William F. Pendergraft, III, MD, PhD
University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill Kidney Center
Chapel Hill, NC

Suzanne Watnick, MD
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

Michelle W. Krause, MD
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Sri G. Yarlagadda, MD
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

 

 

Faculty, Planner, and Staff Disclosures

It is the policy of American Society of Nephrology (ASN) that all individuals in a position to control the content of ASN’s sponsored CME activities are expected to provide full disclosure for both themselves and their spouse/partner, and to indicate to the activity audience any financial or other relationship held by themselves or their spouse/partner 1) with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial service(s) discussed in an educational presentation; and 2) with any commercial supporter(s) of the activity. All responses should reflect activities within the previous 12 months. This disclosure information is collected in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Participants should note that the use of products outside U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved labeling should be considered experimental and are advised to consult current prescribing information for approval indications. 

 

The intent of this policy is not to prevent expert faculty with relevant relationship(s) with commercial interest(s) from involvement in CME, but rather to ensure that ASN CME activities promote quality and safety, are effective in improving medical practice, are based on valid content, and are independent of control from commercial interests and free of commercial bias. In addition, all faculty members were instructed to provide balanced, scientifically rigorous, and evidence-based presentations.

ASN requires all individuals in a position to control content for the KSAP to complete faculty disclosure forms on the ASN website. Responses are listed below.

 

Faculty Disclosures

Anil K. Agarwal, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Ohio State University, Wexner Medical Center; Consultancy: Amgen; Research Funding: Otsuka, Amgen, Shire; Honoraria: Amgen; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: National Kidney Foundation of Ohio, Board of Directors; Seminars in Dialysis, Editorial Board;  Internet Journal of Nephrology,  Editorial Board; The Open Urology and Nephrology Journa,  Regional Editor

Kelly A. Birdwell, MD -- Current Employer: Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: American Society of Nephrology Education Committee, American Society of Transplantation Kidney Pancreas Community of Practice

Andrew S. Bomback, MD, MPH -- Current Employer: Columbia University Medical Center; Consultancy: Marathon; Research Funding: Chemocentryx; Honoraria: National Kidney Foundation, Kidney & Urology Foundation of America, UpToDate

Neera K. Dahl, MD -- Current Employer: Yale University School of Medicine; Consultancy: Otsuka

Mark D. Faber, MD -- Current Employer: Henry Ford Hospital; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Editorial Board, Clinical Nephrology; ASN TPD Executive Committee

William H. Fissell, MD -- Current Employer: Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Ownership Interest: Silicon Kidney LLC; Honoraria: University of Louisville, World Transplant Congress; Patents/Inventions: University of Michigan; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: ASAIO

Neetika Garg, MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Associate Editor, BMC Nephrology

Melanie P. Hoenig, MD -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Other Interests: Deputy Education Director , KSAP, American Society of Nephrology

Kenar D. Jhaveri, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine; Honoraria: American Journal of Kidney Diseases; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Web Editor, eAJKD, official blog of American Journal of Kidney Diseases

Jason M. Kidd, MD -- Current Employer: Virginia Commonweath University  Medical Center

Eugene C. Kovalik, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Duke University Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: ASN Clinical practice committee; Speakers Bureau: Novartis, Pfizer, Spire

Michelle W. Krause, MD -- Current Employer: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; Consultancy: Ardea Biosciences; Honoraria: National Board of Medical Examiners; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: National Board of Medical Examiners Step 3 Chronic Illness Section Committee

Stewart H. Lecker, MD, PhD, FASN -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deconess Medical Center

Ernest I. Mandel, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Brigham and Women's Hospital; Research Funding: Rx Foundation; Other Interests: Spouse,  Attorney-Client Relationship, Fresenius Medical Care

Martina M. McGrath, MBChB, FASN -- Current Employer: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Rebeca D. Monk, MD -- Current Employer: University of Rochester Medical Center 

Catherine A. Moore, MD -- Current Employer: University of Rochester Medical Center; Consultancy: VisualDx; Honoraria: Visual Dx, Nephrology Section Editor; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Logical images, Visual Dx

Samir Nangia, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Dallas Renal Group; Honoraria: Takeda, Otuska; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: American Society of Nephrology Practicing Nephrologists Advisory Group

Suzanne M. Norby, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Mayo Clinic; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Clinical Nephrology journal, Editorial Board

James E. Novak, MD, PhD, FACP -- Current Employer: Henry Ford Hospital; Research Funding: Amgen; Honoraria: National Kidney Foundation; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease

James J. Paparello, MD -- Current Employer: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Research Funding: Medtronic, Co-investigator,Simplicity Trial, no funding received.  Study ended 2013; Honoraria: Novartis, one time honorarium in 2013

Amay Parikh, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Consultancy: Gambro; NxStage Medical

William Franklin Pendergraft, III, MD, PhD -- Current Employer: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kidney Center

Mark A. Perazella, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Yale University School of Medicine; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: CJASN, Associate Editor; Clinical Nephrology;  AKI Series Editor Am J Kidney Diseases,Core Curriculum Series

Leonardo V. Riella, MD, PhD, FASN -- Current Employer: Brigham and Women's Hospital; Research Funding: Brystol-Myers Squibb; Honoraria: Alexion

Bijan Roshan, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Scripps Clinic; Ownership Interest: Fresenius Medical Care; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: Editorial Board, Current Diabetes Reports, and Journal of Nephropathology

Mala Sachdeva, MD -- Current Employer: Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

Mohammad G. Saklayen, MD -- Current Employer: Dayton VA Medical Center; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: ASN Hypertension advisory group

Heidi M. Schaefer, MD -- Current Employer: Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Adam M. Segal, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Honoraria: Amyloidosis Foundation

James F. Simon, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Cleveland Clinic; Research Funding: Site investigator,  Mentor study, Genetech, Site investigator,  Athena study, Regulus Therapeutics; Honoraria: Alexion

Matthew A. Sparks, MD, FASN -- Current Employer: Duke University and Durham VA Medical Centers; Honoraria: Med-IQ; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: ASN Education Committee, American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Web Advisory Board Member

Joel Topf, MD -- Current Employer: St. Clair Specialty Physicians; Ownership Interest: Sientra; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: National Kidney Foundation of Michigan, American Journal of Kidney Disease; Speakers Bureau: Astute Medical; Other Interests: author of Precious Bodily Fluids blog, editor of NephMadness, co-creator of NephJC

Rimda Wanchoo, MD, MBBS -- Current Employer: Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

Suzanne Watnick, MD -- Current Employer: Oregon Health & Science University; Honoraria: ABIM,  ASN; Scientific Advisor/ Membership: CJASN Editorial Board, AJKD Editorial Board, ASN TPD Executive Committee, ASN Public Policy Board, VA Renal Field Advisory Committee

Sri G. Yarlagadda, MD -- Current Employer: University of Kansas

 

Staff Disclosures

Gisela Deuter, BSN, MSA—nothing to disclose

Alisha Workman—nothing to disclose

Lisa Netha—nothing to disclose

View the full ASN Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Policy.

 

Corporate Support

There is no Commercial Support for KSAP (Kidney Self-Assessment Program).

 

Copyright

Copyright © 2015 American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

Mustafa Ahmad, MD, FASN Kamal E. Ahmed, MD, FASN Nasimul Ahsan, MD, FASN
King Fahad Medical City Yuma Nephrology North Florida/South Georgia VA Health System
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Yuma, AZ Gainesville, FL
     
Jafar Al-Said, MD, FASN Naheed Ansari, MD, FASN Gopal Basu, MD
Bahrain Specialist Hospital Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine Christian Medical College
Manama, Bahrain Bronx, NY Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
     
Mona B. Brake, MD, FASN Ruth C. Campbell, MD Bulent Cuhaci, MD, FASN
Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center Medical University of South Carolina American Hastanesi
Wichita, KS Charleston, SC Istanbul, Turkey
     
Kevin A. Curran, MD Rajiv Dhamija, MD Christopher A. Dyer, MD
Fresenius Medical Care & US Renal Care Dialysis Facilities Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Canton, TX Downey, CA San Antonio, TX
     
Mahmoud El-Khatib, MD Lynda A. Frassetto, MD, FASN Mohammad Reza Ganji, MD
University of Cincinnati University of California at San Francisco Tehran University
Cincinnati, OH San Francisco, CA Tehran, Iran
     
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Johns Hopkins University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Emory University
Baltimore, MD New Brunswick, NJ Atlanta, GA
     
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Newplymouth, Taranaki, NZ Stony Brook, NY Fontana, CA
     
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University of Texas Medical Branch University of Florida SUNY Upstate Medical University
Galveston, TX Gainesville, FL Syracuse, NY
     
Istvan Kiss, MD, PhD Nicolae Leca, MD Paolo Lentini, MD, PhD
Semmelweis University University of Washington San Bassiano Hospital
Budapest, Hungary Seattle, WA Bassano del Grappa, Italy
     
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University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine Klinikum Coburg Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Chicago, IL Coburg, Bayern, Germany Jerusalem, Israel
     
Jolanta Malyszko, MD, PhD Naveed Masani, MD Hanna W. Mawad, MD, FASN
Medical University Winthrop University Hospital University of Kentucky
Bialystok, Poland Mineola, NY Lexington, KY
     
Kevin McConnell, MD Ashraf Mikhail, MBBCh Tanuja Mishra, MD
Jefferson Nephrology, Ltd Morriston Hospital Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic Region
Charlottesville, VA Swansea, Wales, UK Ellicott City, MD
     
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Carolinas Medical Center Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Wake Forest School of Medicine
Charlotte, NC New York, NY Winston-Salem, NC
     
Koosha Mortazavi, MD Narayana S. Murali, MD Thangamani Muthukumar, MD
Vista Del Mar Medical Group Marshfield Clinic Cornell University
Oxnard, CA Marshfield, WI New York, NY
     
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Mayo Clinic Northern Ontario School of Medicine Scott and White Healthcare
Rochester, MN Timmins, ON, Canada Temple, TX
     
Kevin P. O'Reilly, MD Pairach Pintavorn, MD, FASN Mohammad A. Quasem, MD
Ohio State University East Georgia Kidney and Hypertension Universal Health Services Hospitals
Columbus, OH Augusta, GA Binghamton, NY
     
James M. Pritsiolas, MD, FASN Wajeh Y. Qunibi, MD Pawan K. Rao, MD, FASN
CarePoint Health Medical Group University of Texas Health Science Center St. Joseph Hospital
Bayonne and Summit, NJ San Antonio, TX Syracuse, NY
     
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University of Chicago Medical Center San Antonio, TX University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Chicago, IL   Pittsburgh, PA
     
Bijan Roshan, MD, FASN Mario F. Rubin, MD, FASN Mark C. Saddler, MBChB
Kidney Associates of Colorado University of Arizona Durango Nephrology Associates
Denver, CO Tucson, AZ Durango, CO
     
Ehab R. Saad, MD, FASN Bharat Sachdeva, MBBS Mohammad G. Saklayen, MBBS
Medical College of Wisconsin Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Milwaukee, WI Shreveport, LA Dayton, OH
     
Muwaffaq Salameh, MBBS Mohammad N. Saqib, MD Sandeep S. Soman, MD
St. Martha Regional Hospital Lehigh Valley Hospital Henry Ford Hospital
Antigonish, NS, Canada Orefield, PA Detroit, MI
     
Nita K. Shah, MD Arif Showkat, MD, FASN Susan P. Steigerwalt, MD
St. Barnabas Health Center University of Tennessee St. John Providence Hospital
Livingston, NJ Memphis, TN Detroit, MI
     
Allen W. Vander, MD, FASN Ahmad R. Tarakji, MD, FASN Ignatius Yun-Sang Tang, MD
Kidney Center of South Louisiana College of Medicine, King Saud University University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System
Thibodaux, LA Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Chicago, IL
     
Nand K. Wadhwa, MD Sameer Yaseen, MD Mario Javier Zarama, MD
Stony Brook University Nephrology PC Kidney Specialists of Minnesota, PA
Stony Brook, NY Des Moines, IA Saint Paul, MN

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