Annual Conference

ASAIO RENAL PROGRAM

At The ASAIO 63rd Annual Conference in Chicago  June 21 – 24, 2017

Renal Track Organizers:
Shuvo Roy, PhD, Professor of Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences
University of California, San Francisco
Prabir Roy-Chaudhury, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine University of Arizona

Global Renal Replacement Therapy:  From Innovation to Finance
Global RRT:  An Overview.
Innovating to Save Lines:  New Approaches to RRT in Emerging Economies.
ESRD Seamless Care Organizations:  Will They Incentivize Innovation in Dialysis.

Developing A Bioartificial Alternative to Dialysis
Cellular Advances
Mechanical Breakthroughs
Implantable Dialysis:  Myth or Reality.
The Regulatory Viewpoint

Quantum Leaps:  From Biology to Technology To Clinical Care
Biomaterial Advances
Living Membranes.
Organ On A Chip
Bioengineered Organs

Vascular Access:  From Bedside to Bench to Bedside
Biology Of Vascular Access Dysfunction.
Novel Therapies For Vascular Access Dysfunction.
Clinical Trials In Vascular Access:  Time For A Change.
Patient Perspectives on Vascular Access:  Not To Be Forgotten

Patient Preferences In Kidney Disease:  If Not Now When…..
The Science Of Measuring Patient Preferences.
First Things First.
Patient Driven Clinical Research.
Patient Preferences As A Regulatory Tool.

Debates
Home Dialysis vs In Center Dialysis
Hemodiafiltration Pro vs Con