• 2016 PKD Matching Gift Challenge

    Let's advance research together
    We are excited to announce that between now and June 30, you have the opportunity to have your gift matched, dollar for dollar, to help support critical PKD research. Double your impact today!

  • Walk for PKD

    Who will you walk for?
    We all have a reason to walk for polycystic kidney disease. Are you ready to walk on behalf of yours? Registration is now open for the 2016 Walk for PKD. Find your local Walk, register and create your team today!

  • Registration now open!

    Join us at the PKD National Convention 
    Register for the PKD National Convention 2016 to discover ways to manage your or a loved one's health from an all-star assembly of PKD experts. 
    Register today!

PKD News

PKD Foundation awards 15 grants to advance research

In January, 2016, our Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) reviewed 51 grant applications, and selected 15 outstanding grant proposals to receive a total of $2.4 million over the next two years. This investment will propel critical research to broaden our understanding of the genetic and pathological processes involved in PKD and accelerate the development of potential therapies for PKD patients.

Meet our 2016 grant recipients


Friday, February 26, 2016 1:41:00 PM

PKD Foundation support co-writes op-ed to promote kidney research

Bill Brazell, long time supporter of the PKD Foundation, co-wrote an op-ed piece with Newt Gingrich to promote kidney research.

Read the article here


Monday, December 21, 2015 2:23:00 PM


Voices of PKD

Do You Know PKD?

New Orleans Saintsations Kriste Lewis, along with others impacted by PKD, helps create awareness in this promotional video. Please help spread the word to people who may not know about this disease by sharing this video.

Do You Know PKD?