BEAT-CKD Annual Research Forum and Workshop, 23rd to 25th July 2018

The open research forum and workshops for chronic kidney disease will be held at:

Translational Research Institute (TRI), 37 Kent Street, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland.

23 July and 24 July: Research Forum
25 July: Research Workshops (four concurrent streams)

The research forum and workshops are for patients, carers, clinicians, and researchers with an interest in conducting and implementing research to improve outcomes for people with chronic kidney disease. Annually, this open forum provides a unique opportunity to hear and discuss innovative methods, high-priority research projects, and to meet potential collaborators.

The research forum is open and free to attend. We welcome all interested parties.

Workshops will run four concurrent streams, for a small cost-recovery ticket price.

The concurrent workshop topics are:

1. Qualitative/Consumer Engagement

2. Health Economics

3. ANZDATA Registry

4. Clinical Trials.

We will be holding a casual dinner on 23rd July from 6 to 8.30pm at Chu the Phat Restaurant, South Brisbane. There will be an update of the PEXIVAS Trial in between courses. Ticket price is $50 for entrée, main and one alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverage. Please join us.

The program will be available shortly.

You have the flexibility to attend both days of the forum and any of the four streams of the workshop.

Registrations are welcome for the Research Forum and Research Workshops. When registering, you will be re-directed to a payments page after you register. (Payment is only required if you are attending the 23rd July dinner and/or 25th July workshop).

If you are simply attending one or both days of the 23rd and 24th July research forum, close-out of the payments page. 


 Register here

Register here


Feedback from previous attendees
“Emphasis and re-emphasis on importance of patients/consumers in discussions.”
“Potential for collaborative approaches and to avoid duplication of efforts.”
“Very interesting and informative, great project presentations.”
“Great to hear from experts from other fields.”
“Good variety of topics, active discussion, covered a lot. Good networking opportunity.”
“This forum has given me new inspiration for CKD research – thank you!”
“Great informal atmosphere really fostered a supportive environment and potential for collaboration.”
“Very inclusive of all groups. Great platform to focus on patient/consumer related outcomes.”

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