The John Brockington Foundation will present their 16th Annual Pro Athletes for Life Gala November 14, 2017 in San Diego. The event celebrates organ and tissue donation and the San Diego kidney and transplant communities, with proceeds to the Foundation’s patient education and patient assistance funds. For more information on the event and the Foundation, see http://www.johnbrockingtonfoundation.org/ .
The UCLA Health UKEEP program will present a November 5, 2017 afternoon workshop on Diabetes & Kidney Disease: What You Should Know in Santa Monica CA. RSVP at 800-516-5323. For details see below:
The Patient Driven Support Group will hold a patient support group meeting in Ontario CA on September 24, 2017. Details follow:
ANNA, NANT, and NKF will collaborate to present an October 22, 2017 Annual Renal Update 2017 in Irvine CA. Sessions will include Interventional Radiology and the HD Access, Preventing & Reporting BSI, From Battling Burnout to Finding Joy, Understanding Technology, Friendly Renal Meals, Transplantation, and Outpatient AKI. Register by October 12, 2017. Breakfast and lunch are included in the conference fee, and seven contact hours will be given. For full details see https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/N/18RenalUpdate1017.pdf .
The Compassionate Care Coalition of California will present a September 20, 2017 webinar on the California End of Life Option Act: What are we learning? What’s ahead? For nurses and social workers attending the webinar in real time, continuing education credit will be available. All registrees will automatically receive a link to a recording of the webinar. For more information and to register, see http://mailchi.mp/coalitionccc/wwonmafy7g-743705?e=67e1ad4c31 .
The UCLA Kidney Education Enhancement Program (UKEEP) will present a free patient education program September 17, 2017 on “Advanced Kidney Disease & Your Options” in Santa Monica CA. RSVP is requested; please call 800-516-5323 and leave your name, number of attendees and callback number. More information follows:
The UCLA Kidney Education Enhancement Program (UKEEP) will present a free patient education program August 13, 2017 on Kidney Transplant. RSVP is requested; please call 800-516-5323 and leave your name, number of attendees and callback number. For details see https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/N/UKEEP/UKEEP789.17.pdf .
The September 17, 2017 UKEEP program will be on dialysis.