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  Hall 3 and 4 – Exhibition and Poster Area Hall 5 Conference Hall A Hall 4 A Conference Hall B2 Conference Hall B1 Capital Suite 5 Capital Suite 7 Spotlight Theater
THURSDAY, MARCH 26
9:30-10:00             Interventional Nephrology Course    
10:00-10:30     Peritoneal Dialysis Course Renal Pathology Course Complement Disorders and the Kidney Course Clinical Trials Course Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) Course  
10:30-11:00      
11:00-11:30      
11:30-12:00      
12:00-12:30 LUNCH BREAK
12:30-13:00
13:00-13:30     Peritoneal Dialysis Course Renal Pathology Course Complement Disorders and the Kidney Course Clinical Trials Course Interventional Nephrology Course Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) Course  
13:30-14:00      
14:00-14:30      
14:30-15:00      
15:00-15:30 BREAK
15:30-16:00     Peritoneal Dialysis Course Renal Pathology Course Complement Disorders and the Kidney Course Clinical Trials Course Interventional Nephrology Course Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD) Course  
16:00-16:30      
16:30-17:00      
17:00-17:30                
  Hall 3 and 4 – Exhibition and Poster Area Hall 5 Conference Hall A Hall 4 A Conference Hall B2 Conference Hall B1 Capital Suite 5 Capital Suite 7 Spotlight Theater
FRIDAY, MARCH 27
8:00-8:30     Nursing and Allied Health Professionals Symposium Nephrology Annual Review Course ISN Global Kidney Policy Forum: Focus on the Middle East Course in Clinical Epidemiology: Observational Studies in Nephrology   Rare Genetic Kidney Diseases Course  
8:30-9:00        
9:00-9:30        
9:30-10:00        
10:00-10:30 BREAK
10:30-11:00     Nursing and Allied Health Professionals Symposium Nephrology Annual Review Course ISN Global Kidney Policy Forum: Focus on the Middle East Course in Clinical Epidemiology: Observational Studies in Nephrology Improving outcomes for patients with CKD and sickle cell disease Rare Genetic Kidney Diseases Course  
11:00-11:30      
11:30-12:00        
12:00-12:30        
12:30-13:00 LUNCH BREAK
13:00-13:30
13:30-14:00
14:00-14:30
14:30-15:00     Nursing and Allied Health Professionals Symposium Nephrology Annual Review Course One size does not fit all: Increasing access and optimizing care to CKD and ESKD patients across the world (DOPPs session) Course in Clinical Epidemiology: Observational Studies in Nephrology Clinical trials in nephrology: What’s on the horizon? (ISN-ACT) Rare Genetic Kidney Diseases Course  
15:00-15:30      
15:30-16:00      
16:00-16:30      
16:30-17:00 BREAK
17:00-17:30   Opening Ceremony and Steward Cameron Lecture Battling pseudoscience in the age of misinformation, by Timothy Caulfield (Canada)              
17:30-18:00                
18:00-18:30                
18:30-19:00                
19:00-19:30 Welcome reception               ISN Highlights Session - A celebration of 60 years in nephrology advancement
19:30-20:00              
20:00-20:30     ISN Community Film Event          
  Hall 3 and 4 – Exhibition and Poster Area Hall 5 Conference Hall A Hall 4 A Conference Hall B2 Conference Hall B1 Capital Suite 5 Capital Suite 7 Spotlight Theater
SATURDAY, MARCH 28
8:30-9:00   Advancing dialysis care to make a difference for patients’ outcomes The known knowns and the known unknowns: The epidemiology of CKDu #Kidney Whisperer - Bring on new tools for AKI detection and diagnosis          
9:00-9:30            
9:30-10:10            
10:10-10:45 BREAK
10:45-11:15   Plenary Session 1 and Brenner/Dirks Lecture Human genome editing, ethics and global concerns, by Indira Nath (India)              
11:15-11:45                
11:45-12:00 BREAK
12:00-12:30 Poster session   One year after CREDENCE: New findings and clinical implications     Cardiovascular complications in dialysis 12:30-13:00 patients - What’s new? Young nephrologists session Editors' pick of ISN journals: KI and KIR ISN Highlights Session - Get the guidance you need for your clinical trials and learn about ongoing clinical trials in nephrology
12:30-13:00        
13:00-13:15               ISN Highlights Session - Get the guidance you need for your clinical trials and learn about ongoing clinical trials in nephrology
13:15-13:45     Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium
13:45-14:30      
14:30-14:45 BREAK
14:45-15:15   Plenary Session 2 and Claude Amiel Lecture Global burden of disease with a greater focus on the comparative disease burden from nephrological conditions, by Alan Lopez (Australia)              
15:15-16:00                
15:30-16:00                
16:00-16:30 BREAK
16:30-17:00   Changing paradigm in dialysis modality choice, practices and prescription What’s new in diabetic kidney disease Managing AKI – Who, how and when?          
17:00-17:30            
17:30-18:00            
18:00-18:30            
  Hall 3 and 4 – Exhibition and Poster Area Hall 5 Conference Hall A Hall 4 A Conference Hall B2 Conference Hall B1 Capital Suite 5 Capital Suite 7 Spotlight Theater
SUNDAY, MARCH 29
8:30-9:00   Hot and perplexing issues in kidney transplantation What’s new in the management of glomerulonephritis Acute kidney disorders and pregnancy – From the common to the critical          
9:00-9:30            
9:30-10:10            
10:10-10:45 BREAK
10:45-11:15   Plenary Session 3 Clinical Trials              
11:15-11:45                
11:45-12:00 BREAK
12:00-12:30 Poster session   KDIGO update What’s hot, what’s new in nutrition and metabolism in kidney disease? Joint session, in partnership with International Society of Renal Nutrition and Metabolism (ISRNM)   The global implications of hypertension and kidney disease. Joint session, in partnership with World Hypertension League (WHL) Cardiovascular disease: New paradigms of pathogenesis, diagnosis and management   ISN Highlights Session - Translating nephrology into policy: An introduction to health advocacy
12:30-13:00      
13:00-13:15                
13:15-13:45     Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium Industry Lunch Symposium  
13:45-14:30      
14:30-14:45 BREAK ISN Highlights Session - ISN programs & initiatives: What's our Impact? A journey in monitoring success
14:45-15:15   Setting up a quality, personalized renal supportive care model – Challenges and opportunities Cardiovascular controversies in CKD Unlocking potential of big data        
15:15-16:15            
16:15-16:45            
COLOR CODE ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY END STAGE KIDNEY DISEASE CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE PRE-CONGRESS COURSE INTERVENTIONAL NEPHROLOGY COURSE SPECIAL SESSION PLENARY SESSION ISN HIGHLIGHTS SESSION INDUSTRY LUNCH SYMPOSIUM POSTER SESSION WELCOME RECEPTION