Tag: kidney disease

The Big Ask The Big: Give First Steps to Transplant

The Big Ask The Big: Give First Steps to Transplant

Do you need a kidney transplant? Do you have a family member or friend who needs one? Are you interested in learning more about donating a kidney to someone in need of a transplant? Then this 90-minute virtual education program created by the National Kidney Foundation and in partnership with Horizon Therapeutics is for YOU! […]

Virtual Kidney Roundtable Lecture

Virtual Kidney Roundtable Lecture

Dr. Nadiesda Costa will discuss the utilization of Prospera, a minimally invasive, cfDNA test to monitor post-transplant patients. She will explain how she uses this tool to successfully manage the status of patients. Dr. Costa will also present case studies that demonstrate the positive, clinical utility of Prospera as well. Ms. Beth Jiorle, MS, CGC […]

Benny and the Jet

Benny and the Jet

 I chose to give a gift of renewed life and health in a grand gesture of a selfless act. Well, I don’t consider it completely selfless.  How and why did I become a living kidney donor? What were my motivations then and my circumstances now? What was the process like? While in my mind and […]