Medicine Grand Rounds | William L. Henrich, MD : “Renal Artery Stenosis, From 1980 to 2017″

Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Location: Pinn Hall auditorium, 1-5
Cost: Free

William L. Henrich, MD, MACP, a specialist in kidney diseases, has served as the president of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (now called UT Health San Antonio) since 2009. He received his MD from Baylor College of Medicine, followed by a residency in internal medicine at the University of Oregon Medical School and a fellowship in nephrology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.

Dr. Henrich is the author of over 300 articles and chapters and the founding editor of the dialysis textbook, “Principles and Practice of Dialysis” (now titled “Henrich’s Principles and Practice of Dialysis”). His research interests include hemodynamic stability during dialysis and the intrarenal renin-angiotensin system.

Learning objectives:
1. Understand the frequency of renal artery stenosis and its presentations.
2. Be familiar with the recent randomized clinical studies of the subject.
3. Understand the indications for medical vs. interventional therapy in the disorder.

Medicine Grand Rounds is offered every Wednesday throughout the year by the UVA Department of Medicine, in association with UVA’s Office of Continuing Medical Education. CME credit is available; instructions and forms are available at the event.

The University of Virginia School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Virginia School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The University Of Virginia School Of Medicine awards one hour of participation to each non-physician participant who successfully completes this educational activity. The University of Virginia School of Medicine maintains a permanent record of participants who have been awarded hours of participation. CME transcripts may be obtained at (click on Transcripts and follow the instructions).

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