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With the help of PKD Foundation Chapters in cities across the country and beyond, the PKD Foundation provides a forum for patients who want to join in the fight to find a treatment and cure for PKD. Just contact us at kansascitychapter@pkdcure.org to find out how you can make a difference in the lives of thousands in the U.S. and millions worldwide.

 

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PKD Foundation News and Announcements

Michael PsilakisFood Network's One-on-One Interview with Chopped All-Stars Part 3 Winner, Chef Michael Psilakis

May 13, 2015

Chef Michael Psilakis won part 3 of the Chopped All-StarsTournament and will be in the finale with the chance to win $75,000 for his charity of choice, the PKD Foundation. Food Network did an exclusive one-on-one interview with chef Michael after his big win about being on the show and why he's competing for the PKD Foundation.

Read the exclusive Food Network interview with Chef Michael Psilakis


A note from your Chapter Coordinator:


The Kansas City Chapter is gearing up for a great 2015! Our focus is always PKD patients and their friends and families.  We hope the information provided here and on
our website is helpful to you as you manage living with PKD.  Our Chapter is here for you so please contact us anytime at KansasCityChapter@pkdcure.org. .  


Support meetings are planned quarterly and provide great opportunity to meet others and share experiences.  We always plan a topic for discussion and  are open to hear what would interest you the most.  Email us anytime with suggestions!  

It is not too early to be thinking about the 2015 Walk for PKD!  Join us on Saturday, September 12  at Avila University. Registration opens in June.  Watch your email for details and a link to register.


 What can we do for you?

The Kansas City Chapter is here for YOU! Our Volunteer Coordinators plan education, support and fundraising events to support PKD families in the Kansas City area and to support the Mission of the PKD Foundation. It is very important to us to know how we can be of service to you and your family. Please connect with us if there is anything we can do for you. YOU are always welcome!

Let us know what interests you the most! We are always looking for topics for our support and education meetings! Take our brief survey.

Interested in volunteering? Let us know how you would like to be involved or email Chapter Coordinator, Nicole Harr, at KansasCityChapter@pkdcure.org!

 

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Calendar Local Events and Meetings

Meeting Chapter Educational 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 Kansas City 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 Nicole at kansascitychapter@pkdcure.org

Check back for updates!

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Meeting Chapter Support Meetings

Check back for upcoming support meeting dates!

The Kansas City Chapter is planning our annual fundraising events for 2015! Please let us know if you are interested in joining our planning committees. Click here to tell us how you would like to be involved with our Chapter.

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 Kansas City Walk for PKD

 

Walk for PKD Save the Date

   September 12, 2015

      Avila University

 

   Registration Opens

          June 2015

 

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Hear from our new Chief Scientific Officer David Baron, Ph.D., who is also a PKD patient. David shares what we have gained from our PKD research work to date and where we are headed with the Accelerating Treatments to Patients program.


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