Boning Up on Mineral Metabolism and Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease

Disease Stephanie Tarasoff, BScPharm, ACPR Clinical Pharmacist, Royal Jubilee Hospital

This presentation will be a review of two complex aspects of chronic kidney disease: bone mineral metabolism and anemia of chronic kidney disease. Pathophysiology, pharmacotherapy, monitoring parameters, and clinical pearls will be reviewed.


Common Complaints in Dialysis Patients

Dr. Wynnie Lau, BScPharm, ACPR, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Nephrology St. Paul’s Hospital, Providence Health Care


Assess the signs and symptoms, be able to manage and make interventions as appropriate for hemodialysis patients outside of the HD unit for:

Catheter related bacteremia


Chronic kidney disease related anemia