Pre ERA-EDTA Congress - Peritoneal Dialysis Workshop

Paris, France
Paris France

in cooperation with EuroPD

May 24, 2012 - 8.30-12.30

Nicholas Topley, Cardiff, UK

How to participate
In order to participate in the CME Courses held on May 24 2012, all regularly registered congress members must go to the session halls and have their badge scanned by the hostesses at the entrance.
Please note that the seat capacity of the conference rooms is limited, therefore participation in these courses will be on a “first come first served” basis.
The courses are reserved to regularly registered congress members and are included in the registration fee.
travel grant
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Course Programme

- New insights in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of antibiotics: implications for the treatment of peritonitis
An De Vriese, Bruges, Belgium
- Survival on PD and HD: what do we know?
James Heaf, Herlev, Denmark
- Catheter placement: do's and dont's
Alain Slingeneyer, Montpellier, France
- Optimal and individualised PD prescription: the ERBP viewpoint
Wim Van Biesen, Ghent, Belgium
- Biocompatibility revisited: is it relevant in 2012?
Nicholas Topley, Cardiff, UK
- Membrane pathophysiology, EMT and MicroRNA's as potential therapeutic targets
Donald Fraser, Cardiff, UK
- Animal models revisited: what do they really tell us about the peritoneum
Olivier Devuyst, Zurich, Switzerland
- Peritoneal membrane physiology and function: insights from cohort studies
Simon Davies, Stoke-on-Trent, UK