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4th Renal Nutrition Seminar

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The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) of Malaysia takes the lead to develop and promote a continuing education programme to further renal nutrition education of registered dietitians, physicians, and other interested health professionals by organising the 4th Renal Nutrition Seminar.

This two-day conference will include topics on Intradialytic Parenteral Nutrition, Nutraceuticals for Inflammation, Muscle Wasting in Protein Energy Wasting and Phospate Management in line with the Chronic Kidney Disease-Mineral and Bone Disorder (CKD-MBD) guidelines. NKF is fortunate to gain the support and collaboration of International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF) for this Seminar and tap on the expertise of a renowned world faculty, Professor Joel D. Kopple.

We are cordially inviting you to share your ideas, experience and knowledge with the other participants from all over the world; and also to enjoy in the exploring beautiful city of Kuala Lumpur.

Dr. Thiruventhiran FRCP
Chairperson, Organising Committee

Lead Faculty
Professor Joel D. Kopple, is an American professor, physician, clinical scientist, educator, practitioner, consultant and investigator in medicine, nephrology, nutrition and public health. He is currently professor emeritus at David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine and UCLA School of Public Health. He served from 1981 to 2007 as the chief of the Division of Nephrology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Centre. He is also known as the father of the field of Renal Nutrition.

Dietitian Speakers

Maria Chan, PhD, AdvAPD, AN
Senior Renal Dietitian, SGH
Conjoint Associate Lecturer, UNSW
Honorary Senior Fellow, The St. George Hospital, Australia

Tilakavati Karupaiah, PhD, APD, AN
Professor, Taylor’s University, Malaysia

Zulfitri ‘Azuan Mat Daud, PhD, RD
Senior Lecturer, Universiti Putra Malaysia

Who Should Attend
Dietitians, Pharmacists, Nephrologists, Medical Doctors, Nurses

Date, Time & Venue:
6 & 7 December 2018 (Thursday & Friday)
Nexus, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur

Course Outlines

Early Bird Rate (Registration before 30 September 2018)

  • Local Participants : RM 550 per pax
  • Overseas Participants : USD 250 per pax


Standard Rate (Registration after 30 September 2018)

  • Local Participants : RM 600 per pax
  • Overseas Participants : USD 300 per pax


To register, please fill up the registration form and then email to us OR fax it to 03-7960 2359

Due Date : 21 November 2018



Kindly deposit the full amount into our account as soon as possible to secure your place. All payments are to be made in favour of the “National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia”.

Bank Name : Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad
Account No : 120 470 100 523 69 | Swift Code: BIMBMYKL

Please email or fax us a copy of the payment receipt.

Contact Us

National Kidney Foundation of Malaysia [Reg. No. PPM-002-10-12021969]
C23-03, Block C, 3-Two Square, No. 2, Jalan 19/1, 46300 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

If you have further inquiry and need clarification regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to pose your questions directly to:

Ms. Rebekah / Ms. Khairani
Tel: 603-7960 2301 / 02 │ Fax: 603-7960 2359
Email : training@nkf.org.my