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Cleveland Clinic Nephrology
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD
CME Credit hours...8 activities offering 6.0 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....Cleveland Clinic.
Instruction Type...Case-Based Interactive, Slide-Video and Slide-Audio Lectures, Podcasts, Text-Only.
Target Audiences...NEPHROLOGY.
Educational material last updated....2013.
Financial Support...Some activities have commercial support.
CME Credit Expires...2 years after posting.
Some recent activities include:
• Resistant Hypertension: Current Diagnosis and Management
• Resistant Hypertension: Treatment
• Detecting and controlling diabetic nephropathy: What do we know?
• Chronic Renal Failure
• Hypertensive chronic kidney disease in African Americans: Strategies for improving care
• Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies (ANCA)

Medscape Nephrology
Posted by... Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours... Varies from time to time. 
CME Credits Awarded by....Medscape and 50 other sponsoring organizations.
Instruction Type...Text-and-Graphics, Text-Only, Slide-Audio Lecture, Slide-Video Lecture and Case-Based-Interactive.
Target Audiences....NEPH.
Educational material last updated...New activities posted daily.
Financial Support...Many academic, specialty, and commercial sources as well as self-supported by Medscape.
Expiration of CME Credit...Credit for most activities expires one year after posting.
CME activities of special interest to nephrologists. Medscape contains a variety of educational formats:
CONFERENCE COVERAGE - Reports of  advances presented at major medical conferences; typically includes several tracks with news stories, expert interviews, and in-depth topic overviews.
CLINICAL UPDATE - Comprehensive original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
FAST TRACK CLINICAL UPDATE - Narrowly focused original review article on scientific advances in a clinical topic.
CME-LIVE - Real-time online events with streaming video, synchronized visuals, and interactive questions and answers; archived for 1 year.
CLINICAL BRIEFS - Daily reports of major current medical research articles; 0.25 credits each
JOURNAL CME - Articles selected from a wide selection of peer-reviewed journals.
SPECIAL REPORT CME - Topic-based monthly email newsletter distributed to Medscape's professional member database by specialty.
INTERACTIVE PATIENT CASES - Original CME activity presented to the physician in an interactive, clinical case-based format. (See especially eMedicine CME Case Presentations.)
CME CIRCLE - Multimedia content certified by other accredited professional education providers, typically from live symposia or monographs, and then posted on Medscape and archived for one year.

National Kidney Foundation
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit hours...18 activities offering 27.5 hours (most are 1,0 hour)
CME Credits Awarded by...National Kidney Foundation.
Cost for Credit...Free.
Instruction Type....Slide-Audio Lecture or PDF.
Target Audiences....NEPHROLOGY.
Educational material last updated...2013.
Expiration of CME credit...One year after posting.
Financial Support...Some activities have pharmaceutical company support.
Some newer presentations are:
Management of Bone-Mineral-Vascular Disorders: Insights Into Chronic Kidney Disease and Cardiovascular Disease
• Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Diabetic Nephropathy
• Achieving Better Outcomes for Kidney Transplant Recipients: Optimizing Patient Management -- Integrated Management for Immunosupression
• Anemia in CKD Stage 5: Balancing Morbidity, Mortality, and Quality of Life
• Glomerular Diseases: Updates on Pathogenesis and Treatment of IgA Nephropathy and Hereditary Nephropathies (4 modules)
• Chronic Mild Hyponatremia Is Not Benign: Implications for Clinical Practice
• Bone-Intestinal-Vascular Renal Axis: Modeling and Managing Calcium and Phosphorus Disturbances in Chronic Kidney Disease