Next Network Meeting

ESCAPE Network - Fall Meeting 2021

Date:Friday, November 26 - Saturday, November 27
Venue:International Science Forum Heidelberg (IWH), Hauptstrasse 242, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany 

Dear friends,

We are delighted to invite you once again to the Fall meeting of the ESCAPE Network in Heidelberg. Individuals that are either fully vaccinated or have recovered from an infection with COVID-19 will be welcome to attend in person. The meeting will be limited to 35 attendees on a first-come, first-serve basis. We will also offer a virtual component for those of you that cannot attend, and the link will be provided soon. The meeting will take place Friday afternoon, 26 November and Saturday morning, 27 November, at the International Science Forum Heidelberg (IWH), the same location as in previous years.

The agenda can be found below. If you have any questions though, please contact the Network Office.

We are looking forward to seeing you soon. Stay safe!
Franz Schaefer and Andre Durudas


ESCAPE Network Research Meeting

Friday, 26. November

15:30Start of Network Meeting (Day 1)
15:30Welcome and Introduction
(Franz Schaefer, Heidelberg)
15:35PREDICT Trial update
(William Morello, Milano)
16:00ESCAPE participation in Finerenone Trial
(Franz Schaefer, Heidelberg)
16:30Daprodustat Clinical Trial Program
(Juliet Roberts & Thomas Hiemstra, GlaxoSmithKline)                                       
17:10Coffee Break
17:35EURAKid Registry
(Isabella Guzzo, Rome)
17:55ADPedKD Registry update
(Djalila Mekahli, Leuven)
18:15Organoid modeling in ARPKD
(Theresa Fluhr, Heidelberg)
18:35ARegPKD Registry 
(Max Liebau, Cologne)
19:00End of Day 1


Saturday, 27. November

9:00Start of Network Meeting (Day 2)
9:00Urine DKK3 predicts CKD progression in children
(Danilo Fliser, Homburg)
9:40Serum GDF-15: a novel biomarker of CKD progression in children
(Julia Bartels, Heidelberg)
10:00Prediction of CKD progression by serum proteome profiling
(Max Liebau, Cologne)
10:20Anemia control in children with CKD
(William Morello, Milano)
10:40Coffee Break
11:00Use of artificial intelligence to predict SRNS outcomes from kidney biopsies
(Charlotte Gimpel, Konstanz; Jan Becker, Cologne)
11:30CAKUT whole genome sequencing project
(Susanne Böttcher, Mannheim)
11:50PD biopsy studies
(Maria Bartosova, Heidelberg)
12:104C-Track study update 
(Karolis Azukaitis, Vilnius)
12:30CKD Cohort Study
(Franz Schaefer, Heidelberg)
14:00End of Network Meeting


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