Welcome Message

Dear friends, Students and practicing physicians,

We welcome you all to this CME being organized at Kasturba Hospital & Medical College, MAHE, Manipal, by the Department of Nephrology and Internal Medicine on September 21st & 22nd 2019. Manipal Academy of Higher Education, an 'Institute of Eminence' offers higher education to 28,000 students from 57 different nations in the university town.

The highlight of this CME is having Padmabhushan awardee Dr M K Mani as guest faculty. We also have eminent nephrologists from Karnataka and Hyderabad as guest speakers. This CME will have a mix of lectures, panel discussion and interesting nephrology case presentations. We are aiming to cover topics in AKI, CKD and briefly on Glomerular diseases which you come across in your routine clinical practice. It will be a great opportunity for you to interact with great teachers and practicing nephrologists.

We are also conducting a Nephrology Quiz for Medicine post graduates with attractive Prizes during this CME. We hope this CME will be on par with your expectations and clear doubts in your clinical practice.

The global education town of Manipal is also speckled with several tourist attractions which will make your trip more pleasurable. We welcome you to actively participate in this CME and be our guest!

Thanking you
Organizing committee

Chief Guest and Faculty
Dr M K Mani

Dr M K Mani, is a pioneer in Nephrology in India and Chief Nephrologist at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. He is the recipient of Padma Bhushan, the Rabindranath Tagore Award, and Dhanvantari Award for his contribution in the field of nephrology. He is the teacher of many great teachers and nephrologists worldwide. He has more than 125 publications to his credit. He has been awarded the honorary Doctorate of Science by several universities. It will be a great opportunity to learn by listening and interacting with him.