ISPD 2018 Program

Saturday 5 May 2018 – Pre Congress Workshops

07:00 Registration and Information Desk Opens – East Convention Level Lobby

Vancouver Convention Centre East Building, 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C
Basic & Translational Science Patient & Family Support/Education Day PD: From The Basics and Beyond
Leads: Asher Mendelson, Martin Wilke, Bengt Lingholm Lead: Gurjit Pawar Lead: Jeff Perl
East Ballroom A East Ballroom B East Ballroom C
9:00-10:00am


Chair: Simon DaviesPeritoneal Fluid Transport and Dialysis Vintage of PD Patients.
Jacek Waniewski

Peritoneal Inflammation, IL-6, and the Global PD Study
Mark Lambie

9:00am
Opening Remarks

Gurjit Pawar

9:05-9:45am
Chair
Michelle Canales Holmes
Laughter Yoga Therapy: A West Coast VibeNancy Verdin
Q&A9:45-10:30am
Chair
Catherine Cheung

Herbal Medicines in CKD Patients are Safe…Fake News?
Judith Marin

Q&A

9:00-9:45am
The Peritoneal Membrane and Solute and Water Transport: From Bench to Bedside
Isaac Teitelbaum 9:45-10:30am
The Ins and Outs of Volume Management In PD
Roberto Pecoits Filho
10:00-10:30am COFFEE BREAK 10:30-11:00 COFFEE BREAK 10:30-11:00 COFFEE BREAK
10:30-11:30am
Chair: Olivier Devuyst

Cellular Pathways of Inflammation and Fibrosis in PD: Complex Landscape and Search for Therapeutic Targets
Peter Margetts
Macrophage Biology, Infection, and Host Immunity in PD
Chia-Te Liao
11:00-12:30am
Chair
Jill VanHuizen


Around the world in 90 minutes (Travel with PD)

Panel Discussion

Moderator: Gillian Brunier. Panel: Two patients from BC, Nurse (Gurjit Pawar), Pharmacist (Robin Cho), Kidney Foundation of Canada representative, industry representatives (Baxter and Fresenius)

11:00-11:45am
PD Infection Prevention Strategies – The ISPD Guidelines and Beyond
David Johnson
11:30-12:30pm
Chair: Javier De Arteaga
Optimizing APD Using an Extended Three-Pore Model
Carl Oberg

Understanding and Treating Alterations in Water Transport in PD
Johann Morelle
11:45-12:30pm

Insights into The Diagnosis and Treatment of Peritonitis  
Sharon Nessim

1230-1330 LUNCH
1330-1430

Chair: Bengt Lindholm

Update on Novel Osmotic Agents and Glucose-sparing PD
Asher Mendelson

Cytoprotection and Cellular Stress Responses in PD Patients
Klaus Kratochwill

1330-1415
Chair: Gurjit Pawar

PD & Intimacy
Maureen McGrath (a registered nurse and host of the CKNW Sunday Night Sex Show, a listener call-in radio show on AM980)
Q&A

1415 – 1515

PD & Intimacy
Panel Discussion

Moderator: Michelle Canales Holmes. Panel: Patient and Spouse/caregiver, Nurse (Monique Leblanc), Pharmacist (Clifford Lo)

1330-1400

Lumps, Bumps and Leaks: Noninfectious Complications of PD  
Joanne Bargman

1430-1530
Chair:
Ray Krediet
Utilizing Transport Modelling Effectively in the Clinic
Dirk Struijk

3 Best Abstracts
1515
Closing Remarks
Gillian Brunier
1400-1430

Key Considerations in Dialysis Modality Selection –  

Eric Wallace

Wrap Up Q and A – all

END OF WORKSHOPS
Opening Ceremony  ISPD 2018 Congress
4:00pm Start time

 

ISPD 2018 Program

 

The material presented at this congress represents the opinion of the speakers and not the views of the ISPD and/or CSN.  Attendees participating in this medical education program do so with full knowledge that they waive any claim they may have against the ISPD and/or CSN for reliance on any information presented during these educational activities.  The ISPD 2018 Congress does not guarantee, warrant or endorse any commercial products or services.

 

Vancouver Convention Centre East Building, 1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C


Saturday, May 5, 2018

 

16.00-16.20

Opening Ceremony

 

Opening Remarks
Daniel Schwartz, ISPD Co-Chair

Acknowledgment/recognition to the First Nation’s people
Adeera Levin

Welcome to the ISPD 2018 Congress
Amit Garg, CSN President & Isaac Teitelbaum, ISPD President

Exhibit Hall A
16.20-16.50

Introduction & Award Presentation:
John Maher Award (Young Investigator)
Isaac Teitelbaum

John Maher Lecture   

Exhibit Hall A
16.50-17.25

Dimitrios G. Oreopoulos Award and Lecture
Introduction by Peter Blake

Simon Davies

Exhibit Hall A
17.25 – 17.55

Introduction
Dr. Paul Taylor

Setting the stage for the Congress: Patient-Centered Care 
William Stewart (Patient and Actor) shares his story & Kidney Kids perform!

 

Exhibit Hall A
17.55 –18.00

Award Presentation
Jonas Bergstrom Award (Best abstract) 

Closing Remarks
Daniel Schwartz

Exhibit Hall A
18.00 – 19.30 Top 10 E-Poster Presentations & Welcome Reception    Exhibit Hall B


Sunday, May 6, 2018

 

08.30 – 10.00

Plenary 1

Co-Chairs:
Daniel Schwartz & Peter Blake
 

    • Patient-Centered Care
      Andreas Laupacis (Canada)

    • KARL NOLPH LECTURE
      The Nature of the Center-Effect in PD
      David Johnson
      ISPD President Elect (Australia)

    • COLIN WHITE LECTURE
      The SCOPE Collaborative
      Alicia Neu (USA) 
Exhibit Hall A
10.00 – 10.25 Coffee Break, ePoster Viewing and Exhibits Exhibit Hall B
10.30 – 12.00

Clinical Complications of PD

Chair
Isaac Teitelbaum

EPS – What is New?
Edwina Brown

Calciphylaxis – A PD Perspective
Sagar Nigwekar

Obesity in PD
Raj Mehrotra

RAS Blockade for Cardiac Disease in PD Patients
Scott Brimble

Assisted PD

Chair
Suneet Singh & Marjorie Neely

Is it cost effective? Does it grow PD use?
Matt Oliver

Models of Assisted PD Internationally
Thierry Lobbedez

Role of Domestic Employees in Assisting PD in Asia  
CC Szeto

Should Patients and Family Members be Paid to do PD?
Braden Manns

Is Assisted PD Enough to Make a Difference?
Patient Perspective by Marjorie Neely

Panel Discussion

Helping the Dying PD Patient

Co-Chairs
Peter Blake and Teresa Stewart

End of Life Discussions and Stopping Dialysis
Vanita Jassal

Palliative PD Prescription
Peter Blake

Helping the Dying PD Patient
Helen Hurst

Caregiver Burden/Bereaved Caregivers
Caregiver perspective – Teresa Stewart

Acute PD, Co-Presented by ISN

Co-chairs:
Karen Yeates & 
Thyago Moraes

Acute PD/ KI
Karen Yeates

AKI/Zero by 25 – The Role of Acute PD
Fred Finkelstein

Low Cost High Quality Acute PD
Georgi Abraham

PD for AKI in an African Country
Karen Yeates
Patient Perspective

Open Forum

PD Clinical Trial Design

Co-chairs
Martin Wilkie and Rob Quinn

Introduction – The Challenge of Research Waste
Martin Wilkie

Agreeing on Research Outcomes that Matter
Allison Tong

Study Design for Maximum Impact
David Johnson

Opportunities for Registry Design to Contribute High Quality Research
Mark Lambie

Working Together with Industry to Answer Key Questions
James Sloand

General Discussion – Study Design to Optimize Impact
Including patient perspective from Ken Hook

Ballroom A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ballroom B

Ballroom C

Room 11/12

Room 8/15

12.00 – 13.00 Lunch Symposium: Harnessing remote patient management in peritoneal dialysis to improve patient centered care Meeting room 1-3
13.00 – 13.55 Poster Presentations 2 Exhibit Hall B
14.00 – 15.30
90 min concurrent

Technique Failure
Co-Chairs
Jeff Perl and Annette Spence

Definition and Classification of TF
Neil Boudville

Variation in Technique Failure – Why it Occurs and How to Decrease it
Brendan McCormick

The INTEGRATED Project
Annie-Claire Nadeau Fredette

Cumulative Burden of doing PD, Psychological and Physical Impact of Technique Failure on Patients
Panel including patient perspective by Annette Spence

Iron Chef meets the Renal Diet

Chair: Jill VanHuizen
Anjali Saxena, Jeff Perl, Yee Jee Tso, Laura Nelson, Angie Chen

An interactive session loosely inspired by the television show “Iron Chef”.  In this fun-filled hour, you’ll watch a Vancouver local celebrity, an ISPD executive member and others compete to make the best renal-friendly food.   Not only will you be entertained, but you’ll also learn how easy it can be to cook kidney-friendly foods!

Patient Centered PD
Co-Presented with the Kidney Foundation of Canada, BC & Yukon Branch and Western PD Days

Co-chairs
Mauro Verrelli and Pia Schindler

Patient Reported Outcomes in Clinical Practice
Mike Walsh

Patient Experience
Fred Finkelstein

Role of Peer Support
Brian McLaren

A Patient Centered PD Unit
Daniel & Judy Preston

Open Forum

International PD Stories

Chair
Rajnish Mehrotra & CC Szeto

PD in HIV Positive Patients – South Africa
Peter Nourse

PD in Displaced Populations in Middle East
Ali Abu Alfa

Short is Beautiful – PD with a Novel Short Catheter
Abdullah Al-Howeish

Big is Beautiful –  The Guangzhou Model for PD
Xueqing Yu

Surgery for EPS
Hideki Kawanishi

Meet Ups Session
Chaired by: Ilan Lenga

Ballroom A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11/12


Ballroom C

Ballroom B


8/15

15.30 – 15.55 Coffee Break, ePoster Viewing and Exhibits Exhibit Hall B
16.00 – 18.00
120 min concurrent

Peritoneal Catheter
Chair & Tribute to Dr. Henry Tenchkoff
Matt Oliver

Patient perspective
Sandy Wong

Early Catheter Failure/ISPD NAC Registry
Rob Quinn

The Catheter in PDOPPS and Other International Databases
Isaac Teitelbaum

Catheter Placement
Suneet Singh, Peter Kenneally, Ana Figueiredo

PD Catheters Outcome in Children The IPPN Data
Dagmara Borzych-Duzalka

Open Discussion

PD Patient Education

Co-Chairs
Neil Boudville & Dennis McCann

Addressing Low Health Literacy in PD Patients
Kerri Cavanaugh

Successful Educational Strategies for PD Nurses and Patients
Gillian Brunier

Updates on SCOPE
Alicia Neu

Different Retraining Methods vs Usual Care on the Prevention of Peritonitis in PD
Jie Dong

Australian PD TEACH Trials
Josephine Chow

Open Forum including Dennis McCann representing the patient perspective

Less is More in PD
Co-chairs
Daniel Schwartz & Teresa Stewart

De-adoption Across Medical Services
James McCormack

Choosing Wisely in PD
Joanne Bargman

Polypharmacy / Deprescribing in PD
Marisa Battistella

Incremental PD
Jenny Shen

Less is More in PD – the Patient & Family Perspective
Teresa Stewart

Initiatives to Grow PD
Co-Presented by CANNT

Co-chairs:
Michele Trask and Sharon Nessim

A Decade of PD First in Thailand
Nalinee Saiprasertkit

The RTS Model in Colombia
Mauricio Sanabria

PD after Five Years of the US Bundles
Anjali Saxena

Ontario Renal Network Home Dialysis Initiative
Peter Blake

Translational Research in PD
Co-Presented by ISPD & EuroPD

Co-Chair & Moderators: Asher Mendelson & Ray Krediet

Inflammatory Responses
Donald Fraser

Drug Delivery to Peritoneal Membrane
Olle Heimburger

Animal Models in PD
Manuel Lopez-Cabrera

ROUND TABLE FORMAT – Strategic Priorities in Basic Science and Translational PD Research
Peter Margetts / Jacek Waniewski / Olivier Devuyst

 

Ballroom A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ballroom B

Ballroom C

11/12

8/15

19.30 President’s Dinner (by invitation only) OFF SITE


Monday, May 7, 2018

 

8.00 – 9.30

Plenary 2
Co-chairs
Raymond Krediet & Olof Heimburger
 

  • Bengt Rippe – A Lifetime of Dedication to PD Science
    Bengt Lindholm
  • The Search for the Third Pore – Bringing Theory into Practice
    Olivier Devuyst
  • What Bengt Rippe Taught us about the Clinical Practice of PD
    Simon Davies
Exhibit Hall A
9.30 – 9.55 Coffee Break, ePoster Viewing and Exhibits Exhibit Hall B
10.00 – 12.00
120 min concurrent

Peritonitis

Chair & Tribute to Dr. Henry Tenchkoff
Philip Li

Peritonitis – Why it is Important?
Patient Perspective
Ken Hook

Reducing Peritonitis by Translating Evidence into Practice
David Johnson

Anti-microbial Prescription and Resistance in PD
CC Szeto  

Rapid Diagnosis of Peritonitis
Martin Wilkie

Open Forum 

CQI at a PD Program Level

Chair
Ilan Lenga & Gillian Brunier

Measuring Quality and Performance in the PD Unit
Ziv Harel

Diagnosing a Quality and Safety Problem in your PD Unit
Sam Silver

Implementing a Quality Improvement Project (Case Study)
Michelle Donoghue

Continuous Quality Improvement in the PD Unit – The Singapore Perspective
Adrian Liew

PD in First Nations

Co-Chairs
Karen Yeates & Paul Taylor

Unique Challenges in Specific Populations
Shannon McDonald, (Deputy Chief Medical Officer, FNHA)

PD in the Canadian First Nations Populations
Karen Yeates and First Nations patient

Yukon Clinic
Paul Taylor & Miranda Blanchard

Amazon PD story
Mauricio Sanabria

Innovative Ways of Improving PD Outcomes in Specific Populations
Scott Brimble

Modality Selection

Co-Chairs
Bashir Jiwani and Peter Blake

Modality Education/ Process Overview
Jeff Perl

Shared Decision Making in Modality Selection – Barriers and Realities
Mike Walsh

Panel Discussion
Is Free Choice of Modality Fiscally Justifiable?
Is Home Dialysis First is Ethically Justifiable?

Nephrologists, Mike Walsh and Jeff Perl, Social Worker, Jody Max, VA nurse Rick Luscombe, PD nurse Katie Cave and PD patient Gwen Herrington  (80 minutes) 

Volume status in PD

Overview
Simon Davies

Fluid Study
Scott Brimble

IPOD
James Heaf

Dietary Sodium Intake in PD – Is it important?
Christine Nash RD

Dietary Sodium Intake in PD – Is it challenging?
Patient Perspective

Open discussion

Ballroom A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ballroom B

Ballroom C

11/12

8/15

12.10 – 13.10 Lunch Symposium: The PD Patient’s Journey Meeting room 1-3
13.10 – 14.10 Poster Presentations 3 Exhibit Hall B
14.15 – 15.15

Debate 1

Moderators:
Gillian Brunier & Raj Mehrotra 

For and Against the Motion:
Urgent Start PD should be more widely used.

Pro – Arsh Jain

Con – Daniel Schwartz

Followed by a panel discussion with Daniel Schwartz, Arsh Jain, Sue Bal (Urgent Start PD nurse & Patient Care Co-ordinator) & Patient

Special Session I: Translational Science

Chair
Manuel Lòpez-Cabrera

miRNA signaling, EMT and Fibrosis
Susan Yung

Preventing Tissue Fibrosis with Local Biomaterials
Jean Philip St. Peirre

The Role of Macrophages in Peritoneal Fibrosis
Yi-Ting Chen

Exhibit Hall A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8/15

15.15 – 15.40 Coffee Break, ePoster Viewing and Exhibits Exhibit Hall B
15.45 – 17.30
105 min concurrent

PD Patient Outcomes That Matter

Chair:
Allison Tong

Research Setting Priorities of Patients
Braden  Manns + PatientSONG -PD
Karine Manera

PROMS in Research and Practice

Mike Walsh

Benchmarking for Quality Initiative
Martin Wilkie

Patient Panel / Open Forum

Novel Technologies to Support PD Patients

Co-Chairs
KS Nayak & Alicia Neu

What’s new with remote monitoring in PD?
KS Nayak

Telehealth and Remote Monitoring – Study update
Arsh Jain

Social Media & Blogs
Chris Coello

The Bright and the Dark side of Social Media and other Novel Technologies
Joel Topf

Open Discussion

Pain Management in PD Patients

Chair
Peter Blake

Pain Management in PD/ESRD
Sara Davison

Opiates are Often Overused in PD vs Opiates are often Underused in PD debate
Edwina Brown v Daniel Lam

Non-conventional approaches to pain
Pippa Hawley

Patient perspective
Gwen Herrington

Open forum

The Peritoneal Dialysis Practice Patterns and Outcomes Study: Boldly Going Where No PD Study Has Gone Before

Chair
Bruce Robinson & Simon Davies

The Peritoneal Dialysis Practice Patterns and Outcomes Study: Boldly Going Where No PD Study Has Gone Before
Intro and Overview of the PDOPPS Program: A Global View of PD Technique Survival:
Jeff Perl

PDOPPS: What Have We Learned About Peritonitis
Neil Boudville

The Patient’s Voice in PDOPPS: Preliminary Findings:
Jenny Shen

Novel Insights in PD Practice From Asia:
Hideki Kawanishi & Talerngsak Kanjanabuch

Q and A: Panel

Brag and Steal session

  • This session is intended to showcase interesting projects, successful quality initiatives, patient centered research, or unique processes from your PD program, from which you think other programs could learn.
  • Presentations are intended to be very brief (less than 5 minutes long), including a chance for Q&A
  • Presenting a “Brag & Steal” is open to both attendees with or without abstracts accepted at ISPD

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Ballroom A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ballroom B

Ballroom C

11/12

8/15

17.30 – 18:30 ISPD General Assembly 11/12


Tuesday, May 8, 2018

 

8.00 – 09.00

Plenary 3
Highlighting Young Talent in PD ResearchCo-chairs:
Olivier Devuyst & David Johnson

Mechanisms and regulation of water transport across the peritoneal membrane
Johann Morelle

Towards Improving Early Peritoneal Dialysis Outcomes 
Yeoungjee Cho 

Outcomes of PD Patients in a Developing Country
Thyago Moraes 

Comparative Survival in Peritoneal Dialysis and Home Hemodialysis
Annie-Claire Nadeau-Fredette 

Exhibit Hall A
9.05 – 10.35
90 minute concurrent

Clinical Controversies

Chair
Isaac Teitelbaum

Is Home HD better than PD or is it all case mix differences?
Sharon Nessim

Are outcomes on APD Superior to those on CAPD?
Scott Bieber

The role of calcimetics in PD
Sagar Nigwekar

Hyponatremia in PD – too Much Water or Malnutrition?
Javier de Arteaga

Making the PD Clinic Better

Co-Chairs
Ilan Lenga & Chris Coello

Opening Talk – How to Run a high quality time efficient Clinic
Joanna Neumann

Patient perspective on PD Clinic
Chris Coello

The Beijing Model
Jie Dong

On the Couch session – PD Clinic Challenges
Facilitated by Ilan Lenga
Perspective from Chris Coello (patient),  Joanna Neumann (nurse), and Jie Dong (physician)

Symptoms Management in PD

Co-Chairs:
Paul Taylor and Debby Ryan

Anxiety / depression in PD
Raj Mehrotra

Profound Fatigue in a PD Patient
Roberto Pecoits Filho

Panel
Catherine Cheung, Raj Mehrotra, Roberto Pecoits Filho, Christine Schellenberg,  

Strengthening the role of PDI

Introduction – the context of PDI
Martin Wilkie EIC

Clinical Research in PDI – The High points from the Last 2 Years
Dirk Struijk

The Place of Bench Science in PDI
Donald Fraser

Emerging trends in biomedical publishing
Raj Mehrotra

How Should Patient Experience be Incorporated Better in PDI?
Allison Tong

General Discussion – Strengthening the Impact of PDI    

Summarize Action Points and Direction of Travel for PDI
Martin Wilkie

Low GDP normal pH Solution Controversies

Chair:
Joanne Bargman

Do low GDP Fluids Cause Less Inflammation – Systemic or Local?
Mark Lambie

Do low GDP Solutions Preserve Residual Renal Function by Causing Less Ultrafiltration?
YC Cho

Do Low GDP Fluids Prevent EPS?
Hideki Kawanishi

Do Low GDP Fluids Reduce Peritonitis?
Philip Li

Ballroom A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ballroom B

Ballroom C


11/12

8/15

10.35 – 11.00 Coffee Break, ePoster Viewing and Exhibits Exhibit Hall B
11.05– 12.05

Debate: For and Against the Motion: PD has a Major Role to Play in Non-Uremic Refractory CHF

Moderator: Mark Lambie
Pro: Christopher McIntyre
Con: Martin Wilkie

Special Session II

Key Clinical Concepts

Cardiac Failure in Peritoneal Dialysis
Angela Wang

The Nature of Inflammation in Peritoneal Dialysis
Olle Heimburger

Exhibit Hall A

 

 

 

 

 

8/15 or 11/12

12.05 – 1.05

Plenary 4 – Late Breaking Trials
Co-Chairs:
Martin Wilkie & Daniel Schwartz 

      1. ChinaQ Study (PD vs HD RCT)
        Xueqing Yu
      2. “The PD-protec study” or Alanylglutamine – Containing PD Fluid
        Andreas Vychytil
      3. International Pediatric Peritoneal Biopsy Study
        Maria Bartosova
Exhibit Hall A
1.05-1.10

Closing Remarks and Invitation to ISPD 2020
Daniel Schwartz, Co-Chair Local Organizing Committee  

 

Exhibit Hall A

 

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