Welcome to the PKD Foundation’s Memphis Chapter Website!
Better Together at the PKD National Convention
June 20–22, 2014
Kansas City, Mo.
This June, the PKD community will unite in Kansas City for three days of relationship building, education and fun. Join us as we hear from experts in the field, including Gregory G. Germino, M.D. of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) at the National Institutes of Health and leading ARPKD expert Lisa Guay-Woodford, M.D. Whether you are a PKD patient, caregiver or family member we know you will walk away from the Convention with new connections, friends and practical tips for managing your health or supporting a loved one.
Visit pkdcure.org/convention to register and learn more.
Transplant Games of America
July 11 - 15, 2014
The Transplant Games of America is a multi-sport festival event for individuals that have undergone life-saving transplant surgeries. The games are more than an athletic event! They highlight the importance of organ donation and celebrate the lives of organ donors and recipients. For more information about the 2014 Transplant Games of America and to register to participate, visit www.transplantgamesofamerica.org.
The PKD Foundation plans to attend the 2014 games to celebrate with PKD patients that have received a kidney transplant, living kidney donors and their families. If you plan to participate, please take our brief survey!
We are pleased to announce that beginning Tuesday April 22, 2014 the PKD Foundation Memphis Chapter will be hosting monthly PKD information and education meetings in conjunction with Jyothi Pinnaka, MBBS, MD, FHN, FASN and Transplant Nephrologist, Clinical Assistant Professor University of TN Health Science Center, Memphis.
Meetings will be held the 4th Tuesday of each month at 2:30 p.m. at Dr. Pinnaka's office located at 6005 Park Ave, Suite 825B, Memphis, TN.
Tuesday, April 22
Dr. Joythi Pinnaka
6005 Park Ave.Suite 825B
Memphis, TN 38119
For more information please contact Karyn Waxman 901-491-4799 or email email@example.com.
Save the Date - June 19, 2014
Join us for the 13th Annual Driving Home a Cure for PKD Golf Tournament!
3325 Club at Southwind
Memphis, TN 38125
Morning Triple Play Pairs Event - $600 per 2 person team
Afternoon Four Person Scramble - $1,100 per 4 person team
Click here for more information.