Nephrology Training Courses (1. Renal Biopsy and beyond; 2. Bone Biopsy and metabolism; 3. Basic ultrasound for dialysis access)

Liebigstrasse 13, 04103 Leipzig
Leipzig Germany

March 9-10, 2012

Institute for Anatomy (Medical Faculty), University of Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 13, 04103 Leipzig; Hospital St. Georg Renal Unit, Delitzscher Strasse 141, 04129 Leipzig

Organising Societies:
ERA-EDTA, Association of Saxonian Nephrologists

Local Coordinator/Contact Person for information:
Prof. Joachim Beige (Leipzig, Germany)
Ulrike Kalteich, Email: kalteich@web.de

Short Description:
The courses are targeted to young nephrologists interested in upscaling their capabilities in all-day renal care. They shall promote practical skills to harvest tissues for investigation and understanding of pathophysiology of key mechanisms in renal medicine.
The ultrasound course focuses specifically on daily dialysis diagnostics techniques such as mapping before fistula creation and measurements at pre-existing dialysis access.
All courses are well suited for those preparing for Board Examination in Nephrology and wish to extend their practical skills as well.
The language of the CME courses is both English and German. The subsequent congress program on Saturday is conducted in German (see www.sanktgeorg.de/sfn.html).

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Course Programme:
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