Sunday, August 30, 2020

Virtual Conference hosted as a Zoom Webinar

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm  Virtual Tour of Northwest Kidney Centers Dialysis Museum

Monday, August 31, 2020

Virtual Conference hosted as a Zoom Webinar

Time:

6:00 – 6:20 am The Landscape of Dialysis Innovation
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
6:20 – 6:35 am Patient Perspectives
6:35 – 7:20 am KidneyX Redesign Dialysis Phase 2 Winners – Part 1 
7:20 – 7:30  am Break
7:30 – 7:35 am Introduction – Plenary Session 1
Buddy Ratner, PhD
7:35 – 8:00 am Plenary Session I
John Rogers, PhD, Louis Simpson & Kimberly Querrey Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, Biomedical Engineering & Medicine, & Director, Center for Bio-Integrated Electronics, Northwestern University
8:00 – 8:05 am Congressional Perspectives
Moderator: TBD
8:00 – 8:50 am Panel Session I: A Global Perspective on Kidney Failure
Moderator: Larry Kessler, ScD
8:50 – 9:00 am Break
9:00 – 9:25 am KidneyX Patient Innovator Prize Winners
Moderator: John Sedor, MD
9:25 – 9:40 am Panel Session II: Patient Perspectives
Moderator: TBD
9:25 – 9:40 am Day 1 Closing Remarks
Drs. Jonathan Himmelfarb & Buddy Ratner

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Virtual Conference hosted as a Zoom Webinar

Time:

6:00 – 6:05 am Introducing the Bill Peckham Lecture
Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD
6:05 – 6:20 am Bill Peckham Lecture
Lori Hartwell, Renal Support Network
6:20 – 6:25 am Introduction – Plenary Session II
Buddy Ratner, MD
6:25 – 6:50 am Plenary Session II
Michael Sefton, MD, University of Toronto
6:50 – 7:05 am General Presentation I-
Jenny Flythe, MD, Kidney Health Initiative
7:05 – 7:20 am General Presentation II
Laura Niklason, PhD, MD
7:20 – 7:30 am Break
7:30 – 7:45 am General Presentation III
Alan Kliger, MD, Yale University
7:45 – 8:0 am General Presentation IV
Jim Pfaendtner, PhD, Center for Dialysis Innovation
8:00– 8:30 am Panel Session III: Funder and Industry Perspectives on Supporting Dialysis Innovation
Moderator: TBD
8:30 am- 8:40 am Break
8:40 – 9:25 am KidneyX Redesign Dialysis Phase 2 Winners – Part 2
9:25 – 9:40 am Panel Presentation IV: Patient Perspectives
9:40 – 9:45 am Closing Remarks
Drs. Jonathan Himmelfarb & Buddy Ratner