12th International Paediatric Renal Nutrition Conference - Hybrid | Future Physical event

16th and 17th October 2024

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Vitaflo (International) Ltd is delighted to announce that the 12th International Paediatric Renal Nutrition Conference will take place on October 16th and 17th, 2024, at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Manchester Airport, UK.

The conference will be run as a hybrid event so you can choose whether you wish to attend in person or virtually. 

This event is the only conference for healthcare professionals dedicated to the dietary management of paediatric kidney disease. The conference is of interest to Paediatric Nephrologists, Dietitians, Nurses, and other healthcare professionals working within the specialism of paediatric kidney disease.

The following topics are included in this years programme:

  • Clinical practice recommendations from the Paediatric Renal Nutrition Taskforce (PRNT)
  • New practices in the dietary management of paediatric kidney disease
  • Delivering the nutritional message
  • Disordered eating
  • New resources

There will also be two practical workshops.

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Wednesday 16th October

  • 12:00 noon - Lunch will be available for all those attending the conference in person
  • 1:00pm – Welcome and Introduction to the conference
  • 1:05pm – Overall update on the working streams of the PRNT
  • 1:15pm – The dietary management of sodium in children with CKD 2-5 and on dialysis - clinical practice recommendations from the PRNT
  • 1:45pm – An overview of the assessment and management of minerals and trace elements in children with CKD stages 2-5, on dialysis and post transplantation - clinical practice points from the PRNT
  • 2:15pm –  Question and Answer session
  • 2:30pm – Break
  • 3:00pm – Infant CKD and bone health
  • 3:30pm – Renal nutrition in the PICU
  • 4:00pm – Getting the balance right between potassium, phosphate and fibre management
  • 4:30pm – The use of blended diets in CKD
  • 5:15pm – Question and Answer session
  • 5:30pm – Summary and close
  • 6:00pm – Networking evening event

Thursday 17th October

  • 9:00am – Nutrition literacy – how to optimize  patients’ experience and dietary adherence
  • 9:30am – How to deliver the nutritional message -  results from the IMPACT study
  • 9:50am – DYNAMIC study results
  • 10:15am – Question and answer session
  • 10:30am – Break
  • 10:40am – My experience of living with CKD
  • 11:00am – Disordered eating and paediatric CKD
  • 12:00 noon – Question and answer session
  • 12:15pm – Lunchtime Break
  • 1:00pm –  Workshop one (45 minutes):  A practical look at Anthropometry Christina Nelms. 
    Workshop two (45 minutes): How to use  the patient resources produced by the PRNT
  • 2:30pm –  Break
  • 2:45pm – The renal weaning guide
  • 3:15pm – Resource TBC
  • 3:30pm – Kidney Kitchen - the story so far and the development of a practical dietary resource for patients and kidney dietitians
  • 3:45pm – What made a difference to my experience with living with kidney disease
  • 4:00pm – Question and answer session
  • 4:30pm – Summary and close 
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