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National Symposium 2015

215 - Herbals and Supplements: The Risks and Benefits in the World of Kidney Disease

Apr 21, 2015 10:30am ‐ Apr 21, 2015 11:45am

Credits: None available.

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00


Contact hours available until 4/22/17.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:
• Denise Murcek – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care
• Dawn Koonkongsatian – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care
• Melissa Nesmith-Vester – Employee, Aegerion
• Elizabeth St. John - Employee, Fresenius Medical Care
• Kyra Trappett – Employee, DaVita

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910.


  • Identify the potential risks and benefits of herbal and supplement therapy in CKD.
  • Review the current regulations and national guidelines on use of herbals and supplements.
  • List key elements on the use of herbals and supplements for their work with patients who have CKD.
  • Discuss the risks for using herbals with medications, including P450 interactions.


Credits Available

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