AKF works on behalf of the 37 million Americans living with kidney disease, and the millions more at risk, with an unmatched scope of programs that support people wherever they are in their fight against kidney disease — from prevention through transplant. No kidney organization impacts more lives than AKF.
Recent news from AKF
Dr. Alison Potok and Dr. Pablo Garcia join distinguished group of nephrology's top researchers as American Kidney Fund Clinical Scientist in Nephrology fellows
American Kidney Fund applauds Maryland legislature's introduction of bill to protect living organ donors
Helping prevent kidney disease in Sacramento: American Kidney Fund to provide free blood pressure screenings at Total Health & Fitness Expo
New American Kidney Fund Survey Highlights Importance of Patient-Practitioner Discussions About Anemia
Robert I. Schattner Foundation provides $150,000 grant to American Kidney Fund for children's programs and financial assistance to dialysis patients in D.C. region
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