Northwest Renal Network (ESRD Network 16) has published the November edition of its patient newsletter, Consumer News. This issue features a Patient Advisory Committee (PAC) Member Spotlight, and includes an invitation for patients to join the PAC. If you have any interest, or if you have questions, contact Lisa Hall at 800-262-1514 or email@example.com . Find the newsletter and PAC invitation on the Network website at https://www.nwrn.org/patients-a-family/ptedres/ncn.html .
Donate Life Northwest will sponsor their annual Lifesavers Breakfast November 8, 2017 in Portland OR. The event is the largest gathering of the area’s donation and transplant community. Donate Life Northwest welcomes additional Sponsors and volunteers. For more information and to RSVP, see http://www.donatelifenw.org/content/lifesavers-breakfast .
NKF and PKG will sponsor their annual holiday party on November 5, 2017 in Portland. A dietitian will speak on kidney friendly holiday cooking. RSVP at 888-427-5653 (voice), 415-543-3331 (fax), or firstname.lastname@example.org by November 1, 2017 so they’ll know how much food to bring. For details see below:
Legacy Transplant will present a free November 16, 2017 class, Is Transplant Right for You? in Portland and Tualatin OR for patients, family, friends, and anyone who wants to learn about kidney transplantation and kidney donation. For more information and to register, see:
- Portland, http://www.cvent.com/d/btqn0d . Simultaneous Spanish interpretation is available in Portland only, but it must be requested, at 503-413-6555, by 5pm PDT November 13, 2017.
- Tualatin, http://www.legacyhealthevents.org/d/ftqklh .
The Living Kidney Donors Network will present two 12 October, 2017 webcasts on Developing Your Kidney Kampaign So Your Donor Can Find YOU! For information and registration, see http://www.lkdn.org/workshops-webinars/index.html .
NKF and the Portland Kidney Group will hold their Annual Holiday Party for patients, family, and friends November 5, 2017 in Portland. For details, see below:
Donate Life Northwest provides classes for volunteers who are interested in supporting organ and tissue donation, called “Donate Life 101: New Ambassador Orientation,” and a followup course “Donate Life 301” for those wishing to become Donate Life Educators. Fall 2017 Classes will be held September 25 in Eugene, October 4, 16, 18, and November 4 in Portland, and October 4 by conference call. For more information see http://www.donatelifenw.org/calendar .