CRRT Academy November 4 and 5, 2020

Registration opens 8AM CT on Wednesday July 29, 2020

This annual symposium is open to nephrology and pulmonary/critical care fellows, clinicians, nurses, pharmacists and anyone interested in obtaining a practical understanding of Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy. 

This year we are holding a hybrid Academy with a live meeting and virtual components via ZOOM. The live component will have limited seating to ensure appropriate social distancing.  Attendees can register for the live or virtual venue via the Registration link below.

Hilton Hotel at UAB
808 20th Street S, Birmingham, AL, 35205

Event Information:
Dynamic speakers and networking opportunites will be available along with more hands-on workshops and interactive cases. There will also be a session on CRRT quality metrics and optimization of acute intermittent dialysis in the ICU.  A new pre and post-test will be given.

The hotel has taken the appropriate precautions for social distancing. We ill provide masks and sanitizers for those attending the meeting live at the hotel. We will have camera/video capability to show the CRRT devices and simulations. We ask all participants, even those live, to bring a device for viewing lectures on Zoom so they can participate in the Zoom polling and breakout rooms.

On Day 2 we will have a session on Special Dialytic Considerations for COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional Information:
In person Seating is limited to 40 people.

Registration Fees:
Live Participation:
$350 for Attending Physicians
$250 for Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Pharmacists
$175 for for All Trainees

Virtual Participation:
$100 for virtual attendees

Five $500 travel grants are available for fellows in training on a first-come first serve basis and requires a letter from the program director. One letter per institution. The instruction form for travel grants and registration is below. Grants are limited in number and only available to non-UAB attendants. Awards will be paid on the second day of the conference.

Please address questions to Haley Cagle at (205) 934-5231 or by email, or to Ashita Tolwani, MD ( or Valeria Paige (

Conference Agenda
Travel Award Application


Previous year's programs
2013 CRRT Academy program
2014 CRRT Academy Program
2015 CRRT Academy Program 
2016 CRRT Academy Program
2017 CRRT Academy Program
2018 CRRT Academy Program
2019 CRRT Academy Program