CarlaAvesani Karolinska InstituteSweden

CarlaAvesani
Dietitian and Nutritionist, PhD and Associate Professor in Nutrition at Karolinska Institute, Sweden. Her research focuses mainly on nutritional screening and assessment and on how nutrition interventions using food and nutrients can improve the clinical condition of patients with CKD. She coordinates she research line “Food as medicine in CKD” at the Division of Nephrology Baxter Novum, Karolinska Institute where Peter Stenvinkel is the research leader. Carla is passionate about eating well, local and healthy food and a big supporter of plant-based diets.

Day 1 - Sunday April 14, 2024

Time Session
12:15 p.m.
1:15 p.m.
CarlaAvesani Chairperson carla.avesani@ki.seKarolinska InstituteSweden
SahirKalim Chairperson skalim@mgh.harvard.eduHarvard Medical School/ Massachusetts General Hospital United States
  • Hot Debate: Should Low Protein Diet (+/- Ketoanalogue Supplementation) Be a Part of Advanced CKD Management? - PROS
    ConnieRhee Speaker crhee@mednet.ucla.eduUCLAUnited States
  • Hot Debate: Should Low Protein Diet (+/- Ketoanalogue Supplementation) Be a Part of Advanced CKD Management? - CONS
    SwapnilHiremath Speaker shiremath@toh.caUniversity of OttawaCanada
Hall A

Day 3 - Tuesday April 16, 2024

Time Session
9 a.m.
10:30 a.m.
Giorgina BarbaraPiccoli Chairperson GBPICCOLI@YAHOO.ITCentre Hospitalier Le MansFrance
RolandoClaure Del Granado Chairperson rclaure@yahoo.comHospital Obrero No 2 - Caja Nacional de Salud, Cochabamba Bolivia
  • Closing the Loop: Innovative Approach to Dialysis PVC Recycling
    NathanBerman Parks Speaker nberman9@gmail.comInstituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador ZubiránMexico
  • Green Nephrology: Evolving Concepts
    CarolineStigant Speaker Caroline.Stigant@islandhealth.caCanada
  • Water Preservation: An Unmet Need in Dialysis
    MohamedBen Hmida Speaker mohamedbenhmida148@gmail.comDepartment of Nephrology Hédi Chaker University Hospital Sfax-Tunisia. Tunisia
  • Choosing Food Wisely: Ultra-processed Food and Kidney Health
    CarlaAvesani Speaker carla.avesani@ki.seKarolinska InstituteSweden
  • Q and A
Hall D