Who can attend?

PD University for Interventional Nephrologists and Interventional Radiologists is recommended for nephrologists and radiologists who place catheters using image-​guided techniques.

 

If you are a general surgeon who places catheters using laparoscopic techniques, it is recommended that you attend the PD University for Surgeons. If you are a practicing nephrologist, and do not place catheters, it is recommended that you attend Home Dialysis University for Physicians. If you are uncertain of your eligibility for participation, please contact Jen Wolff at jwolff@npmeet.com or 866.512.8801.

 

Is there a registration fee?

The registration fee is $750.00.

 

What is covered by the registration fee?

The registration fee for this course includes course content, hands on simulation procedure training, program materials, lunch and CME credit.

 

What is NOT covered by the registration fee?

The registration fee does not cover travel expenses, meals before or after the meeting, or hotel charges including incidentals.

 

Will I receive CME credits?

This activity is pending approval for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Please see the CME Accreditation tab for details.  

 

How many CME credits are available?

Please see the CME Accreditation tab for details.

   

Can my spouse come?

All functions are of a business nature and are not suitable for spouses, or children. Only participant expenses will be covered. Any additional fees incurred for non-​participants will be the sole responsibility of the participant.  This includes additional room charges, meals and other incidental expenses.

 

When should I arrive?

The meeting begins at 7:45AM promptly on the day of the meeting. Partial participation will result in reduced CME credit.  

 

When does the course end?

The course concludes at approximately 5:00 PM on the day of the meeting. Please plan your departure from the meeting after 5:00 PM. Partial participation will result in reduced CME credit.

 

What should I wear?

The lecture portion of this meeting (from 7:45AM -​ 12:15PM) is business casual. Scrubs will be provided for the afternoon lab sessions. Sometimes the meeting rooms can be very cool, so please bring a sweater or jacket.

 

How do I reserve a hotel room?

Registrants are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.

Embassy Suites Tampa Downtown

Hilton Tampa Downtown

Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

Aloft Tampa Downtown

Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk

How do I get from the airport to the hotel?

Ground transportation from the airport is the responsibility of the participant. You will receive an email approximately 1 week before the meeting that will outline some options for transfers for that particular meeting.

 

What is the cancellation policy?

Please contact Jen Wolff at jwolff@npmeet.com or 866.512.8801 to cancel your meeting registration. Cancellations received in writing 30 business days prior to the start of the meeting will receive a refund minus a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations after this date will not receive a refund.

 

If you have any other questions about PD University, please contact Jen Wolff at jwolff@npmeet.com or 866.512.8801.