EM1907E "Kidney Precision Medicine Project: Scientific Foundation for Improving Care" (IM GR-0726919)

I. Introduction to KPMP and Kidney Disease

II. Precision Medicine

III. KPMP Goals and Organization

IV. Using KPMP

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Target Audience

UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Understand the definition and need for precision medicine
  • Appreciate the impact of chronic kidney disease on patient survival and risk of kidney failure
  • Know the value of performing kidney biopsy in patients with common causes of chronic kidney disease
  • Understand the role of UT Southwestern in the Kidney Precision Medicine Project
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
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Tyler Miller, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Vice Chair for Clinical Operations, VA Medical Center
Chief, Medical Service, VANTHCS

Orson Moe, M.D.
Professor, Departments of Internal Medicine & Physiology
Director, Pak Center for Metabolism & Clinical Research
Division Chief, Nephrology

Robert Toto, M.D.
Professor, Departments of Internal Medicine & Clinical Sciences Associate
Dean, Clinical and Translational Science
Medical Director, Kidney/Liver/Pancreas, CUH
Distinguished Teaching Professor

Miguel A. Vazquez, M.D.
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Clinical Chief, Division of Nephrology

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA


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