Nursing Symposium 2020 – Prevention Strategies in Chronic Kidney Disease

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Nursing Symposium 2020 – Prevention Strategies in Chronic Kidney Disease

8.30am - 12.30pm
  • start date 22 Mar 2019
  • end date 22 Mar 2019
  • venue NKF Centre

In conjunction with World Kidney Day (WKD) – a global awareness campaign to raise awareness on the importance of our kidneys – The National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Singapore Society of Nephrology Nursing Chapter and Singapore Nurses Association Renal Nursing Chapter will once again jointly organise the WKD Nursing Symposium 2020. Themed “Prevention Strategies in CKD”, it aims to educate renal and non-renal nurses on the importance of kidneys to our overall health and prevention of chronic kidney disease.

Time Programme
8.30am Registration
9.00am Opening Address
Assoc. Prof. Lina Choong
President, Singapore Society Of Nephrology
9.10am Role of Community Nurse for Prevention of Chronic Diseases
Dr Lim Su Fee
Assistant Director of Nursing (Advanced Practice Nurse), Singapore General Hospital
9.40am Q & A
9.50am Nurses’ Perceptions in Providing Patient Education for Patients With CKD in Singapore: A Qualitative Study
Ms Maitali Ganesan
Senior Staff Nurse, Singapore General Hospital
10.20am Q & A
10.30am Tea Break (Level 1 Lobby)
11.00am From Hypertension to Kidney Failure – Are There Better Prevention Strategies
Dr Kwek Jia Liang
Consultant, Department of Renal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital
11.30am Q & A
11.40am Lipid Management in CKD
Ms Tran Anh Nhi
Pharmacist, Guardian Health and Beauty
12.10pm Q & A
12.30pm End of Programme
* Programme may be subject to changes


Registration closing date: 1 March 2020 (Sunday)

$20 per participant
2 CPE points
will be awarded to all participants

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