Each year, the organizers of the Annual Dialysis Conference hand out special memorial awards for advocates of quality dialysis care. This year the recipients included:
Robert Lindsay, MD: International Society for Hemodialysis Belding H. Scribner Trail Blazer Award
Robert Lockridge, MD: Zbylut J. Twardowski Lifetime Achievement Award
Joanne Bargman, MD: Lifetime Achievement Award in PD
Lesley Dinwiddie, MSN, RN: Barbara Prowant Lifetime Achievement Award
Dori Schatell, MS: Special Recognition Award
Best abstract awards were also presented in the areas of peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, PD nursing, and HD nursing.