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Save the date: PKD National Convention 2016
Join us June 24 to 26, 2016, at the PKD National Convention in Orlando. You'll discover ways to manage your or a loved one's health from an all-star assembly of PKD experts.
PKD Patient Handbook
The newly updated PKD handbook is now available! The revised handbook has undergone extensive reviews and updating by PKD experts. Topics include PKD signs and symptoms, diet and nutrition, kidney failure, transplantation and more.
Download your digital copy today!
Local Events and Meetings
Chapter meetings are another opportunity for you to have your questions and concerns about PKD addressed. We will do our best to provide you with answers or direct you to someone that can assist you. Everyone is welcome!
Although the Central Florida Chapter does not have any meetings planned at this time, we would still love to hear from you! If you have any questions concerning support meetings, please email our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator Deanna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check back for updates!
Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser for the 2015 Central Florida Walk
Wednesday, August 12
11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Buffalo Wild Wings11400 University Blvd.Orlando, FL 32817
Join us for our first Walk fundraiser event for the 2015 Central Florida Walk for PKD at Buffalo Wild Wings. Stop by any time on August 12 for Dine-in or Carry-out and present this certificate to your server at the time of your order and 10% of your purchases will be donated to The PKD Foundation.
For more information please contact us at email@example.com.
Central Florida Walk for PKD
September 19, 2015
Lake Eola Park
Registration is now open!
To learn more about the Central Florida walk or to donate, click here.
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Next Webinar Wednesday
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 12 - 1 p.m. CDT
PKD Foundation Chief Scientific Officer, David Baron, Ph.D., will explain how cysts form and why they are so problematic. He will also take time at the end of his presentation to answer your questions.
Next National Webinar
Tuesday, Aug. 18, 7 - 8 p.m. CDT
Kidney stones can be painful and occur more often in PKD patients than in the general population. Tune in Tuesday, Aug. 18 at 7 p.m. CT to learn from Dr. Arlene Chapman about what kidney stones are, why they happen and what can be done to treat them.
PKD Discussion forums provide a place for patients, family and friends to make connections, ask questions and share stories and experiences.