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Joint Live Event – Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

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Joint Live Event – Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

This is a Joint Live Event, sponsored by PsychU and NephU, for Primary Care/Internal Medicine, Psychiatrists and Nephrologists in the Palm Springs, CA area.

There is a high prevalence of depression among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). This presentation will examine the clinical overlap between CKD and major depressive disorder (MDD) in symptomatology, behavioral and biological mechanisms, the impact of comorbid depression on CKD outcomes, and strategies for effective management of depression in CKD.

Venue

Eight4Nine Restaurant & Lounge

849 North Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, California 92262 United States
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(760)-325-8490 View Venue Website

Featuring

Sucharita-Somkuwar

Sucharita Somkuwar, PhD, BPharm (OPDC)

Clinical & Scientific Liaison

Marla-Dallal

Marla Dallal, PharmD, RPH

Clinical & Scientific Liaison (Nephrology)

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Marla Dallal, PharmD, RPH is a Clinical & Scientific Liaison at Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization covering Southern California. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Southern California, School of Pharmacy in Los Angeles. While in pharmacy school, Dr Dallal pursued various clinical internships within the acute care and ambulatory care settings at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente. Prior to joining Otsuka, Dr Dallal held various positions within Medical Affairs at Amgen Inc covering the cardiometabolic and nephrology therapeutic areas. She also served as a preceptor at Amgen Inc, where she instructed pharmacy students on Advanced Pharmacy Practice rotations. She is currently licensed as a pharmacist in the state of California with the National Association Board of Pharmacy.

Speakers Sucharita Somkuwar, PhD, BPharm and Marla Dallal, PharmD, RPH are employees of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.

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