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Kidney Care Conference Singapore 2019

NKF’s Kidney Care Conference themed “Integrated Kidney Care: Advancing Together” was held on 25 & 26 May 2019 at the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (Novena). This 3rd year running conference provided multidisciplinary insights into the transformation and integration of chronic kidney disease care for the future, in the face of emerging complex challenges. It was also a platform for medical and allied healthcare professionals to share and exchange ideas as well as generate discussions to advance renal care.

For the first time, the conference was extended to renal experts in the Asia Pacific Region. We were also privileged to have five overseas distinguished speakers who hail from Canada, Hong Kong, Thailand, the United Kingdom and the United States to share their expert knowledge across the spectrum of renal care. Over 400 participants attended the conference which included counsellors, dietitians, nurses, partners, patient advocates, physicians, policy makers, rehabilitation specialists and social workers.

NKF remains committed to the care of kidney patients through better treatment outcomes and prevention of kidney diseases.

 

Guest-of-Honour Mr Chan Heng Kee, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health (2nd from left) and Keynote Speaker Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, Executive Director, Office for Healthcare Transformation, Ministry of Health (1stfrom left), together with overseas distinguished speakers and NKF management at the opening of the conference.

 

 

Calling all social workers, allied health professionals, nurses, physicians, administrators & policymakers

Come join us at this 3rd year running Kidney Care Conference Singapore (KCCS) to gain multidisciplinary insights into the transformation and integration of chronic kidney disease care for the future, in the face of emerging complex challenges.

 

Guest-of-Honour

Mr Chan Heng Kee
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health

Keynote Speaker

Prof Tan Chorh Chuan
Executive Director,
Healthcare Transformation,
Ministry of Health

 

Pre-Conference Workshops (24 May 2019)

Venue: Integrated Renal Centre

  • Prolonging Survival of Vascular Access
  • Keeping Balance: Your Role in Fluid Management
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Managing the Risk: Root Causes Analysis (RCA)

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Main Conference (25 & 26 May 2019)

Venue: LKC School of Medicine (Novena Campus)

Event Highlights:

  • Healthcare Transformation
  • CKD Prevention
  • Psychosocial Issues and Patient’s Perspectives
  • Care Integration in the Community
  • Empathy in Healthcare
  • Advances in Dialysis & Transplant
  • Rehabilitation & Nutritional Support

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Registration Fees

Early Bird Rate
(until 13 May 2019)
Full Rate
Main Conference S$100 S$120
Main Conference &
Pre-Conference Workshops
S$130 S$150

Group Registration of 10: 1 joins for FREE!

CME and CPE points will be awarded

Registration closed

 

Call for Abstract Submission

Abstract Categories:

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Dialysis

  • Haemodialysis and Haemodiafiltration
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Nutrition
  • Vascular Access
  • Dialysis Technology
  • Bone and Mineral Metabolism
  • Anaemia and Iron Management

Transplantation

Diabetic Kidney Diseases

Psycho-social

Nursing

  • Education and Training Care Delivery

General Nephrology

  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Rehabilitation – Exercises and Occupational Therapy
  • Palliative and End-of-life Care
  • Quality Improvement

Others
Any other topics on dialysis and kidney diseases

 

 

Accommodation near LKC School of Medicine

Hotel Address
Oasia Hotel Novena, Singapore 8 Sinaran Drive, Singapore 307470
Courtyard by Marriott Singapore Novena 99 Irrawaddy Road, Singapore 329568
Quality Hotel Marlow 201 Balestier Rd, Singapore 329926

 

Contact Details
  • Address: 81 Kim Keat Road Singapore 328836
  • Phone: 1800-KIDNEYS (5436397)
  • Email: contact_us@nkfs.org
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The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is deeply committed to journeying with patients every step of the way in their treatment and rehabilitative care, advocating kidney health to prevent kidney failure and making a difference in the renal landscape, to benefit the community.

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