UCSD Kidney/Pancreas Transplant will present Transplant 101: Patient and Family Information Meetings, which are required for all new patients before starting transplant evaluation. The Meetings, which cover the waitlist, financing, medications, and post-transplant life, are held at the UCSD campus in La Jolla. Valet parking is complementary.
OHSU offers a free Kidney Transplant Family Education Class every Wednesday in Portland OR. The class is designed for patients with kidney disease and their families who want to learn more about kidney transplant as a treatment option. Preregistration by telephone is required. For details see the poster at https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/N/TrFamilyEdClass.pdf.
To better manage your kidney disease, Avantus Renal Therapy-Newport Superior Dialysis will be offering educational seminars on the first Tuesday of each month in Newport Beach CA. The semnars will make you aware of the different types of dialysis and offer crucial information regarding the choices available to treat your kidney disease. Meet with a Social Worker, Renal Dietitian, Access Coordinator and Dialysis Nurse. Family & friends are welcome. Find details at http://www.esrdnetwork18.org/events/chronic-kidney-disease-class-every-1st-tuesday-month-200pm/ .