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New Tools Impacting CKD Prognosis – Guidance for Safe Use in Clinical Practice

  • Authors: Peter Rossing, MD, DMSc​; Samy Hadjadj, MD​
  • CME / ABIM MOC Released: 4/21/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 4/21/2023, 11:59 PM EST
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Target Audience and Goal Statement

This educational activity is intended for an international audience of US and non-US cardiologists, nephrologists, and diabetologists & endocrinologists.

The goal of this activity is to improve awareness of current evidence on sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors and future perspectives on the use of novel mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists (MRAs) to address the risk of progression to chronic kidney disease (CKD) in people with type 2 diabetes (T2D). 

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Clinical efficacy and prognostic benefits of emerging treatment options for CKD 
    • Appropriate selection of current and emerging novel treatment options for CKD in diabetes


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  • Peter Rossing, MD, DMSc

    Head of Complications Research​
    Steno Diabetes Center​
    Department of Clinical Medicine​
    University of Copenhagen​
    Copenhagen, Denmark​


    Grants for clinical research from: AstraZeneca; NovoNordisk
    Advisor or consultant for: Astellas; AstraZeneca; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim; Gilead; NovoNordisk
    Speaker or member of speakers bureau for: Eli Lilly; Sanofi

  • Samy Hadjadj, MD

    Department  of Endocrinology​
    Diabetes and Nutrition​
    University Hospital Center​
    Nantes, France​


    Grants for clinical research from: Abbott; AstraZeneca; Air Liquide Healthcare Science; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim; Eli-Lilly; Merck Sharp & Dohme; Novo Nordisk; Pierre Fabre; Sanofi; Servier; Valbiotis
    Advisor or consultant for: Bayer; Merck Sharp & Dohme; Mundipharma; Novo Nordisk; Valbiotis
    Speaker or member of speakers bureau for: AstraZeneca; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim; Eli-Lilly; Mundipharma; Novartis; Novo Nordisk; Sanofi; Servier; Valbiotis


  • Rita Moreira Da Silva, PharmD, MA, PhD

    Medical Education Director, WebMD Global, LLC


    Disclosure: Rita Moreira Da Silva, PharmD, MA, PhD has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Compliance Reviewer

  • Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance


    Disclosure: Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE, CHCP, has no relevant financial relationships.

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This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has no relevant financial relationships.

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New Tools Impacting CKD Prognosis – Guidance for Safe Use in Clinical Practice

Authors: Peter Rossing, MD, DMSc​; Samy Hadjadj, MD​Faculty and Disclosures

CME / ABIM MOC Released: 4/21/2022

Valid for credit through: 4/21/2023, 11:59 PM EST


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