Hemodialysis Academy 2022

 29 Aug 2022


The 2022-2023 Hemodialysis Academy



The International Renal Interest Society is pleased to announce open registration for the 5th (2022-2023)Hemodialysis Academy which begins 03 October 2022. The Hemodialysis Academy has become the foundational curriculum providing in-depth instruction on the theory and veterinary applications of extracorporeal therapies. Over 350 trainees from 32 countries throughout the world have participated in past Academies. The legacy continues with the start of the 5thHemodialysis Academy providing a 13-month intensive online curriculum and certification in the principles and veterinary applications of blood purification therapies.


The 2022-2023 Hemodialysis Academy provides more than 160 hours of instruction from the world’s leading renal medicine and extracorporeal experts on the principles, basic science, and clinical applications of intermittent hemodialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy, hemoadsorption, therapeutic apheresis (plasma exchange, plasma adsorption, and cytapheresis), peritoneal dialysis, acute and chronic kidney failure, and operation of an extracorporeal program.


The web-based curriculum provides a combination of live, interactive, archived, and self-paced modules, and is available to veterinarians worldwide.  Enrollees participate in real-time or by archived recordings in one-hour lectures and discussions sessions on Monday and Wednesday and one-hour extracorporeal rounds and group discussions on Friday. The curriculum is punctuated with online laboratory sessions and live interactive streaming of actual extracorporeal treatments from prominent extracorporeal centers. The 2022-2023 Academy is sanctioned by the International Renal Interest Society (IRIS) as a component of its educational mission.


Please feel free to contact me at ldcowgill@ucdavis.edu if you have questions.


Registration and Additional Details

Start Date: October 3, 2022
Schedule: Monday & Wednesday lectures; Friday discussion/rounds
Location: All sessions take place online with archived recordings
Credit: Certificate of Accomplishment

Registration now open: Visit www.hemodialysisacademy.com for complete program description, registration categories, and registration links.