Dialysis Tech ConneXion:  DTX19

Programs Designed for Clinical Nephrology Technicians

DTX19 will help Clinical Nephrology Technicians zero in on the latest advances in dialysis that will improve patient outcomes. Be sure you are ready to bring these exciting improvements back to your unit.

For program details visit the Program tab and click on the session for the description and presenter information.


OMG! There is an Active Shooter in our unit!
Troy Burleson, MIB Disaster Response Solutions
How To Have the Crucial Conversation with Supervisors and Co-workers
Ercelene Kinnebrew, Manager, Clinical Education, DaVita, Inc.
Dialysis Future is Here NOW
Lisa Hauf, Director, Biomedical Services, DaVita, Inc.; Curtis Woods, Director, Technical Services Fresenius Renal Therapies Group; Mark Neumann, Editor, NN&I


Motivational Interviewing: Guiding your patients in making successful behavior changes
Desiree Slezinger Dietitian, DaVita, Inc.
Cannulation/Identifying Access Dysfunction
Stuart Mott
How to Deal with Difficult Patients
Kathy Merritt, Manager, Social Work Services, Satellite Dialysis HealthCare
Vascular Access/Percutaneous fistula
Avenu Medical
Critical Thinking: Clinical Case Studies – Beat the Clock
Dialysis Technician/Dialysis Patient: Three Points of View in Two
Anthony Reed & Marco Santana


What Are YOU Going to Do When YOU Get Back to YOUR Unit?
Clarica Douglas, CHT, Fresenius Medical Care NA