INVITATION: 3rd Renal Nutrition Seminar, 2 & 3 June 2016, InterContinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia is pleased to invite professional members of the Asian Pacific Society of Nephrology (APSN) to our 3rd Renal Nutrition Seminar which is planned for the 2nd and 3rd June 2016 at the InterContinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur. The 3rd Renal Nutrition Seminar will be delivered in collaboration with our partners, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Putra Malaysia and the Malaysian Dietitians’ Association.

This Seminar, the third in our series, is planned as an advanced course in renal nutrition targeting both local and international participation of dietitians, nephrologists, general practitioners, nurses and pharmacists. Our Faculty, comprising both international and local experts will deliver topics related to nutritional issues in dialysis patients and enhancing nutrition care of renal patients. The course is structured by our Faculty Leader, Prof Joel Kopple who is a world renowned nephrology expert in the field of renal nutrition. He is currently professor emeritus at David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine and UCLA School of Public Health. The Seminar aims to provide delegates an update on advanced nutrition knowledge applied to kidney patient care. The course content combines fundamentals with applied practice through case discussions.

National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia hopes that Asian Pacific Society of Nephrology (APSN) will appreciate the importance of this Seminar in enhancing lifelong learning skills for the dietitians, nephrologists, general practitioners, nurses and pharmacists who are the key providers of services for kidney patients. Please encourage your members to participate and to register early to benefit from the reasonable low registration fees.

Attached herewith are the official invitation letter, the flyer for this seminar as well as the registration form. Please help us to spread the news.

We look forward to the encouragement of your members’ participation in this Seminar.

Thank you for your continuous support.

Siti Khairani Ramli

National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia (NKFM) Training Centre