Sixth Annual United on the Hill
June 17-18, 2013
PKD advocates met with members of Congress to raise awareness for PKD and discuss our legislative priorities for the year, becoming a strong voice for the thousands of Americans with PKD!
53 Advocates Attended
19 States Represented
65 Meetings Attended
States With Representation
Represented states are orange
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This year, we will build awareness about the following legislation:
- Increase federal funding for PKD research
- Change FDA policy for approving promising treatments and therapies
- Tackle the shortage of kidney donors
- Address inadequate Medicare coverage of immunosuppressive drugs