The National Kidney Foundation is the leading organization in the U.S. dedicated to the awareness, prevention, and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families and tens of millions of Americans at risk.
The PAN Foundation partners with the National Kidney Foundation to provide education and support services to patients living with secondary hyperparathyroidism and hyperkalemia.
National Kidney Foundation Blog
Sep 30, 2019
By Troy Zimmerman, Vice President of Government Relations These are exciting times at the National Kidney Foundation thanks in no small part to the dedicated efforts of grassroots advocates like you. Together, we continue working with federal and state legislators[…]Read more...
Aug 15, 2019
By Piper Hendricks, advocacy communications professional In the post below, I share my approach to storytelling. I designed the R.E.S.U.L.T. approach (acronym explanation to come) for storytellers with a mission – for people who, as we say at my nonprofit p.h.[…]Read more...
It’s Time to Broaden the Search for Solutions to Kidney Disease Management – the KidneyX: Patient Innovator Challenge Will Spotlight the Best Ideas NationwideAug 1, 2019
By John R. Sedor, MD, FASN, Chair of the KidneyX Steering Committee and Kevin Longino, CEO, National Kidney Foundation Too many American families have known the pain and difficulty of chronic kidney disease. An estimated 37 million U.S. adults live[…]Read more...
Jul 17, 2019
On July 10th, President Trump announced a bold vision for transforming kidney care for the estimated 37 million Americans affected by kidney disease. During his speech, attended by National Kidney Foundation (NKF) volunteers, patients, care partners and leadership the President laid out[…]Read more...