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National Kidney Foundation Virtual Educational Event

Monday-Friday, April 20-24

National Kidney Foundation of Illinois LogoYour health and safety are a priority of the National Kidney Foundation. In accordance with social distancing guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and the Illinois Department of Public Health, the NKF will "host" its next event virtually (Facebook Live and Zoom). The NKF invites you to the "Living with Kidney Disease and Transplantation" pre-recorded sessions and interactive panels where you can ask questions in real time. Patients, caregivers, and friends are invited to join from the comfort and safety of your home. In addition, a virtual format panel discussion with renal health experts will be provided.

Pre-recorded sessions available:

  • The Power of Moving Forward (Ferney Ramirez)
  • Kidney Donation, Living Myths and Realities (Diego DiSabato, MD)
  • Understanding Your Insurance and Benefits (Daisy Amigon)
  • Food and Nutrition During Dialysis (Soraya Valencia)
  • Kidney Disease Information and Support for Family Members (Melinda Evelyn)
  • Life After Transplant (Raquel Garcia Roca, MD)

Live panel discussion with renal health experts: Ana Ricardo, MD; Diego DiSabato, MD; and Catalina Ramos

No cost, register online, for pre-recorded sessions and/or the panel discussion at:
https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=nkfi&id=109 or contact the National Kidney Foundation at 312.321.1500.

Date: Monday-Friday, April 20-24, Living with Kidney Disease and Transplantation, Pre-recorded Sessions
Date: Friday, April 24 - Live Panel Discussion with Renal Health Experts
Time: 5 pm
Location: Live on Zoom and Facebook