Nephrology Core Curriculum

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Conferences held each Wednesday from 12:15-1pm in DMP.2W97 unless otherwise noted. Occasional Friday conferences will be held in MSRBII 2018.


Faculty Lead- Matthew A. Sparks, MD

Admin- Karina Sotomayor

Orientation Schedule

Date Title Speaker
7/2/19

How to get stuff done at Duke

Location: MSRBII 2018

Anthony Provenzano

7/5/19
Friday

Nephrology Emergencies

Location: MSRBII 2018

Rudy Lehrich

7/10/19

CRRT/HD basics

Eugene Kovalik

7/12/19
Friday
12-1pm

Hemodialysis
video on hemodialysis basics

Location: MSRBII 2018

Mike Berkoben

 

7/15/19
Monday
12-1pm

Kidney Biopsy

Location: Dialysis Unit 7800 Duke North

John Duronville

7/17/19
Wed
12-1pm
Transplant Emergencies Jessica Morris

7/19/19
Friday
12-1pm

Potassium

Location: MSRBII 2018

Mike Berkoben

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2nd/3rd Year Boot Camp

Date Title Speaker
7/26/19

Preparing for Success in Academia

Location: MSRBII 2018

Christina Wyatt
7/26/19

Medical Directorship

Location: MSRBII 2018

David Ortiz-Melo, Wissam Kourany
7/26/19

The Interview

Interview Questions

Landing the Perfect Job-  CV, Biosketch, and Letters of Recommendation

Location: MSRBII 2018

Matt Sparks

Acid Base Disturbances Block

Date Title Speaker
videos to watch John Roberts
7/24/19

Acidosis
 

John Roberts
8/2/19 (Fri)

Alkalosis
video on Alkalosis

Location: MSRBII 2018

Mike Berkoben
8/7/19 Acid Base Problem Based Learning
John Roberts
John Roberts

Sodium/Water Block

Date Title Speaker
videos to watch John Roberts

8/14/19

Sodium/Water Homeostasis Mike Berkoben

8/21/19

Clinical Hyponatremia Ruediger Lehrich
8/28/19 Sodium/Water Problem Based Learning Sparks/Lehrich

CKD/ESKD Block

Date Title Speaker
videos to watch Mike Berkoben
9/4/19 Management of CKD Eugene Kovalik
9/11/19 CKD and ESKD Bone Mineral Metabolism Ruediger Lehrich
9/18/19 CKD/ESKD Problem Based Learning Sparks/Lehrich
9/25/19 Hemodialysis I

John Middleton

10/2/19 Home-Suitable Dialysis Ruediger Lehrich
10/9/19 Hemodialysis II

John Middleton

 

Glomerular Disorders Block

 

Date Title Speaker

10/24/19

Thursday

Lupus Nephritis Induction Jen Rogers
10/30/19 HUS and TTP John Roberts

10/31/19

Thursday

Lupus Nephritis Maintenance

Jen Rogers
11/6/19 ASN WEEK NO CONFERENCES  
11/20/19 Membranous/IgA Harpreet Singh

11/22/19

Friday

MPGN

Location: MSRBII 2018

Harpreet Singh
12/4/19

ANCA Associated Vasculitis/anti-GBM Disease

Harpreet Singh

12/11/19

FSGS/Minimal Change

John Middleton

12/20/19

Friday

Glomerular Disorders Jeopardy

Location: MSRBII 2018

David Ortiz-Melo

Kidney Transplant Block

Date Title Speaker
1/8/20

Transplant Immunology and Rejection

Scott Sanoff

1/15/20

Introduction to Immune Suppression

Jennifer Byrns, PharmD

1/22/20

Real Life Decisions: Evidence Based Management of IS

Sanoff/Byrns

1/29/20

Infectious Disease and Kidney Transplantation

Carol Traynor

2/5/20

The Transplantation Process

Matt Ellis

2/12/20

Long Term Medical Management of the Kidney Transplant Recipient

Jessica Morris/John Roberts

 

Calcium Phosphorus Stones Block

 

Date Title Speaker
TBD Disorders of Calcium Phosphorus Myles Wolf/ Matt Sparks
TBD Calcium/Phos/Stones Problem Based Lecture David Ortiz
TBD Nephrolithiasis

Michael Lipkin, Urology

Special Lecture

Date Title Speaker
3/27/19 NephMadness Matt Sparks

Tubulointerstitial and Polycystic Kidney Disease Block

Date Title Speaker
TBD Tubulointerstitial Kidney Disease
Location Change: MSRBII 2018**
 
David Ortiz-Melo
TBD NephMadness 2019 ***SPECIAL LECTURE***
Location Change: MSRBII 2018
Sparks
TBD

ADPKD

Location Change: MSRBII 2018**

David Ortiz-Melo
TBD

Tubulointerstitial/ADPKD Jeopardy

Location Change: MSRBII 2018**

David Ortiz-Melo

 

Miscellaneous Block

 

Date Title Speaker
TBD

Hypertension I

 
TBD

Hypertension II

 
TBD

Diabetic Kidney Disease

 
TBD

End of Life, Palliative Care

 
TBD Nephropathology  
TBD

Quality Improvement

 
TBD

Open Forum

 
TBD

Kidney Disease and Aging

 
TBD

Myeloma and the Kidney (video lecture)

 

Critical Care Block

Date Title Speaker
TBD Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics Paul Pleczkowski
Jennifer Gommer
TBD Critical Care Nephrology and CVVHD Ruediger Lehrich
TBD Critical Care Board Review Matt Sparks

 

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