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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
The Milwaukee Chapter meets the first Tuesday of each month. Please feel free to join us, everyone is welcome!
Chapter meeting details:
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Froedert Hospital Community Conference Center Room #2
8700 Watertown Plank Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
If you have any questions about our meetings or are interested in attending, please email our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator Jacque at email@example.com.
Milwaukee Walk for PKD
Thank you to all who joined us for the 2015 Milwaukee Walk for PKD!
We had a great time connecting with everyone. More information on the 2016 Milwaukee Walk for PKD coming soon!
If you are interesting in volunteering with the Milwaukee Walk for PKD, contact the Walk team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Next Webinar Wednesday
Wednesday, Jan. 20, 12 - 1 p.m. CST
David will breakdown a published scientific journal article to explain it in simple, straightforward terms. He will discuss an article by K. J. Kelly, et al. in PLOS ONE titled: Improved structure and function in autosomal recessive polycystic rat kidneys with renal tubular cell therapy.
Latest National Webinar
Presented by: David Baron, Ph.D., PKD Foundation CSO
Why does a drug therapy take so long to find? Hear from PKD Foundation Chief Scientific Officer David Baron, Ph.D. as he uses his decades of experience in drug development to explain the process as it relates to PKD.
Watch previous webinars here.
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