2021 Annual Conference


2021 Annual Conference

Wednesday, October 6 – Friday, October 8, 2021
149 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103

The Renal Healthcare Association's Annual Conference is a dynamic gathering of a diversity of dialysis professionals and providers from across the United States. As we continue working to fulfill our mission of supporting the entire renal community, the Annual Conference provides valuable education and networking opportunities for professionals across the renal care spectrum. Our expert speakers join RHA from their leading roles across the dialysis community, government agencies, healthcare industry, and the dialysis business world. The conference brings together the entire dialysis community and provides access to our valued vendor partners and networking opportunities. 

Together we are Navigating, Learning and Leading Change and look forward to seeing you in Memphis, TN. 

Why you should attend?
  • Earn continuing education credit for attending sessions
  • Gain valuable insights into the state of the ESRD industry
  • Learn how leading experts are improving patient care
  • Hear how to prepare your facility for changing regulations
  • Network with fellow renal healthcare professionals
  • Meet with leading ESRD service and equipment providers
  • Develop key leadership skills 


This year's three-day program offers over 18 continuing education credits. Click on the image below to access the Schedule at a Glance, or click here.



Early Bird
(ends September 1)
Annual Conference (Wednesday-Friday)- Member $800 $850
Annual Conference (Wednesday-Friday)- Non-Member $1,050 $1,100
Annual Conference (Single Day)- Member $400 $400
Annual Conference (Single Day)- Non-Member $500 $500

Registration Cancellation Policy:  Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing by midnight on September 1, 2021. Please e-mail your request to admin@renalhealthcare.org. A $100 administrative fee applies to all cancellations. All requests submitted after September 1, 2021 will not be honored. Please note that Coronavirus (COVID-19) refund requests made after September 1, 2021 will not be honored unless there is a government advisory prohibiting your attendance at the meeting.

Hotel & Travel

The 2021 Annual Conference will be held in Memphis, Tennessee.
149 Union Avenue
Memphis TN 38103

Single/Double - $250++
Triple/Quad - $260++

To reserve your room online click here or call 1-800-PEABODY and identify the group name of 'RHA 2021 Annual Conference' to get the discounted rate.
Check-in begins at 4 PM CT and check-out is at 11 AM CT

Renal Healthcare Association has secured discounted rates per night, plus applicable taxes for Annual Conference attendees.  Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.  The special rate will be offered until Friday, September 10, 2021 at 5:00 PM CT or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.  Please read the special note on group reservations below.

Group Reservations:  We understand that you may want to reserve multiple rooms before confirming who will actually attend from your company. Renal Healthcare Association asks that you reserve only the rooms you need and release any rooms you will not need by Friday, September 10, 2021. If you are holding more rooms than you need, the hotel will not have rooms available when other attendees call.  If you release your rooms too close to the meeting date, it may be too late for other attendees and Renal Healthcare Association is liable if we do not meet our minimum room pick up.  Please plan carefully for your attendees and reserve/hold only the rooms needed.

Memphis International Airport - MEM
Airport Phone: +1 901 922 8000
Distance to Peabody Memphis – 10 miles, Drive time to Hotel – 15 minutes

Hotel Parking Entrance Address: 118 2nd Street South, Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Overnight Valet Parking: $33 per night
Overnight Self-Parking: $24 per night

Exhibitor & Sponsorship

The 2021 Exhibitor & Sponsorship Prospectus is now available.  Click here to download.

Preview and purchase exhibit space & sponsorship opportunities through the online Exhibitor & Sponsor Portal.  Once you have completed the online application, an email will be sent to confirm your order.

Exhibit space priority is given to corporate sponsors.  Remaining booth space will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

The exhibit hall floor plan is set up with six-feet in between booths and ten-feet aisles. The exhibit hall floor plan is subject to change based on COVID-19 requirements.  If changes, we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.

COVID-19 Update

Renal Healthcare Association continues to closely monitor the coronavirus outbreak as the health and safety of our members and attendees is our highest priority.  We are tracking all travel restrictions and will follow the advice of the World Health OrganizationU.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Tennessee Department of Health.  Renal Healthcare Association will issue updates as they become available. 


For questions regarding registration:
Sarabeth Gillespie, Membership Coordinator

For questions regarding the program:
Valerie Okrend, Director of Education

For questions regarding exhibits and sponsorships:
Erin O'Leary, Meeting Manager