7:45AM -​ 8:00AM

Welcome & Introduction

8:00AM -​​ 8:30AM

Peritoneal Dialysis: A Review

8:30AM -​​ 9:00AM

Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters and Preoperative Assessment and Preparation

9:00AM -​​ 9:45AM

Peritoneal Dialysis Implantation Techniques

9:45AM -​​ 10:00AM


10:00AM -​​ 10:30AM

Image-​Guided Percutaneous Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement

10:30AM -​​ 11:15AM

Managing PD Complications: An Interventionalist-​Surgeon Collaborative Approach to Management of Infectious and Mechanical Complications

11:15AM -​ 11:45AM

Post Test

11:45AM – 12:30PM

Buffet Lunch

12:30PM – 5:00PM

Surgical Laboratory: Rotation through Each Skill Station


Station I. Preoperative Mapping to Determine Catheter Type Selection and Exit-​Site Location


Station II. Ultrasonography in Peritoneal Dialysis -​ The Basics & IN Catheter Insertion with Veress Needle


Station III. IR Catheter Insertion


Station IV. Primary Catheter Exteriorization and Catheter Embedding