AAKP

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AAKPAmerican Association of Kidney Patients
AAKPAll About Kids Publishing (Gilroy, CA)
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CareDx has been working with other members of the kidney and transplant community, including AAKP, the National Kidney Foundation, the American Society of Nephrology, and Renal Physicians Associates, among many others, to urge Congress to pass legislation that would end Medicares current three-year cap on immunosuppressive medications.
Our sense of urgency and our combined voices are the disproportionate force behind innovation and we are highly optimistic that a substantive change in care options and delivery is underway," said Paul Conway, President of the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) and Chair of the FDA Patient Engagement Advisory Committee.
The VHI is based within The AAKP for Patient Engagement and Advocacy.
Nissenson earned his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School and is the recipient of various awards, including the AAKP Medal of Excellence award, the Lifetime Achievement Award in Hemodialysis and the National Kidney Foundation "Man of the Year" award.
In the mid-2000s, a Dialysis Health and Safety Survey was conducted by the Renal Physicians Association (RPA), together with ANNA, the Forum of ESRD Networks, the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), the National Renal Administrators Association (NRAA) Forum, and others (RPA, 2007).
Previously, Dr Fadem was chair of the (National Kidney Foundation (NKF) of Southeast Texas Medical Advisory Board, vice-president of the AAKP board of directors and a member of Renal Physicians Association's board .
*Kris Robinson, former executive director/CEO of the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) passed away on November 17 after a year-long battle with cancer.
30 East 33rd Street New York, NY 10016 Phone: 1-800-622-9010 or (212) 889-2210 Email: info@kidney.org Interact: www.kidney.org Additional Reading If you would like to learn more about kidney failure and its treatment, you may be interested in reading AAKP Patient Plan This is a series of booklets and newsletters that cover the different phases of learning about kidney failure, choosing a treatment, and adjusting to changes.
The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) Survey conducted in 2008 further echoes these results.
Kris Robinson, former executive director /CEO of the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) passed way on November 17 after a long-battle with cancer.
Washington, DC 20007-3823 Phone: 1-800-989-9455 Internet: www.partnershipforcaring.org Additional Reading If you would like to learn more about kidney failure and its treatment, you may be interested in reading AAKP Patient Plan This is a series of booklets and newsletters that cover the different phases of learning about kidney failure, choosing a treatment, and adjusting to changes.
Keith Johnson, MD, has received the 2006 Medal of Excellence from the American Association of Kidney Patients.(AAKP).