Bayer: Science For A Better Life

United States of America

Chronic Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetes

Intended Audience:Nephrologists, Endocrinologists, Primary Care Physicians, Physician Assistants/Nurse Practitioners

Bayer TA Rationale for Educational Support:

  • Improve understanding of guideline-recommended screening with urine albumin-creatinine ratio (uACR) and estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) for early diagnosis of CKD
  • Improve awareness of CKD as a unique disease entity and high risk of cardiovascular (CV) and renal events
  • Communicate the complex pathophysiology of CKD progression including the key roles of inflammation, fibrosis and activation of the mineralocorticoid receptor

Proposal Requirements:

The proposal must be compliant with standards and guidelines for commercial support (e.g., ACCME).

The proposal should include:

  • Needs assessment
  • Educational design and rationale for selection (where applicable)
  • Learning Objectives
  • Proposed Faculty
  • Participant recruitment plan (where applicable)
  • Outcomes strategy/plan
  • Detailed budget (please use the template available on the website)

Provider Justification:

Copy of most recent accreditation letter and status

Process

Applications/proposals which are submitted and determined to be complete are reviewed monthly. Allow a minimum of 45 days from submission for response.

Acceptance of a Bayer educational grant indicates that you will:

  • Reconcile grant funding within 60 days of completion of the educational program
  • Permit a Bayer Medical Affairs representative to audit live programs
  • Share activity data and outcomes metrics within 30 days of their availability