Upcoming webinars

Saying no to dialysis: choosing conservative care for end-stage kidney disease

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. (ET)

Speaker: Dr. Susan Wong

Some patients with end-stage kidney disease choose conservative care and forgo dialysis or transplant. Conservative care does not necessarily prolong life, but may be the best course of action for the...

Humanizing Dialysis

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (EST)

Speaker: Dr. Brigitte Schiller

Choosing the best type of treatment for kidney failure can be difficult for patients, especially when they receive little guidance, or have limited time to make this decision. Our speaker this month, ...

Past webinars

A patient's perspective: Be your own advocate

Navigating the health care system as a patient can be challenging. As a dialysis or transplant patient, it's often necessary to co... Learn More >>

Topics: TransplantDialysisAdvocacyPatient Perspective

Heart disease and kidney disease - what's the connection?

Heart disease can cause kidney disease, and kidney disesae can cause heart disease. In recognition of American Heart Month, learn ... Learn More >>

Topics: High Blood PressureHeart Disease

Unique strategies for improving the effectiveness of exercise training in patients with kidney failure

Exercise for patients on dialysis can have huge benefits, including increased energy and feeling better both physically and emotio... Learn More >>

Topics: DialysisExercise

Paired kidney exchanges and opportunities for kidney transplant in minority patients

Though minority populations are at greater risk for developing kidney disease, kidney transplant is often more difficult for racia... Learn More >>

Topics: CKD