Sunday 9th September 2018

International Convention Centre | Meeting Room C3.4

This day is an opportunity for you to learn new education techniques based on evidence to improve your clinical practice!  The program overview below is provisional and will be updated as planning proceeds. Please check this page regularly.  To book your attendance, please click here.

0800 Registration | Meeting Room C3.4
0830 Welcome | Maria Chan
0835 Renal IG Report | Karen Salamon
0845 Intro to IDPN | Kelly Lambert
0900 IDPN  – What is the quality of the evidence | Anthony Meade
0945 IDPN Practicalities – monitoring and patient selection | Anthony Meade
1000 IDPN – Side effects and contraindications | Karen Manley
1100 Survey of IDPN practice | Kelly Lambert
1120 Summary and questions | Kelly Lambert
1130 Supportive care nutrition impact symptom profile NSW | Jessica Stevenson, Ann-Maree Randall
1200 LUNCH
1300 Introduction of renal pictorial cookbook | Olwyn Talbot

Quality & Research Update

  • Annette Shelly – Dialysis cooking videos
  • Catheirne MacFarlane – SYNERGY II accessibility and feasibility of synbiotic supplementation
  • Claire Trimingham – Gastro Intestinal Symptom Burden in CKD Study
  • Stephanie Notaras – Impact of Dietetic Intervention on Time to Dialysis
  • Jessica Stephenson – Technology in HD

Quality & Research Update

  • Su Bachechi – IDPN Case Series
  • Sheridan Collins – Weight gain Post Renal Transplant in Paediatric Patients
  • Michele Ryan – Bariatric Surgery in Renal Patients
  • Julie Woods – VLCD in Home HD patients
1615 Evaluation | Maria Chan
1625 Summary and wrap up | Maria Chan
1630 Finish


Fresenius Kabi is a global healthcare company that specialises in lifesaving medicines and technologies for infusion, transfusion and clinical nutrition to help care for critically and chronically ill patients. Our product portfolio comprises of a comprehensive range of IV generic drugs, infusion therapies and clinical nutrition products as well as medical devices for administering these products.


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At Abbott, we understand that proper nutrition is the foundation for living the best life possible. That’s why we develop science-based nutrition products for people of all ages. We are behind some of the world’s most trusted names in paediatric, adult & healthy living nutritional products, including Ensure®, Glucerna® and PediaSure®, as well as speciality products that help meet the nutritional requirements of people with a variety of health conditions, such as cancer-induced weight loss, diabetes and kidney disease.


The ASM is hosted by Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology.

The aims of the Society are to promote and support the study of the kidney and urinary tract in health and disease, and to ensure the highest professional standards for the practice of nephrology in Australia and New Zealand.

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