Nephrology & Hypertension - Grand Rounds

Topic: Nephrology Clinical Case Conference “Anemia in ESRD: Special focus on Sickle cell disease population”


Friday, January 28, 2022
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
ZOOM Meeting


Violeta Alvarez Retamales, M.D.
Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Target Audience:

Faculty, Residents/Fellows

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

1. Review pathophysiology of anemia in ESRD population
2. Review evidence for Hemoglobin target in ESRD population
3. Review correlation between anemia and mortality in ESRD population
4. Discuss available evidence of Sickle cell disease anemia management in ESRD


The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.


Violeta Alvarez Retamales, M.D. has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Casandra Caroccio (904) 244-5964 casandra.caroccio@jax.ufl.edu.