News and Information
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Milwaukee Walk for PKD
Sept. 18, 2016
Bayshore Towne Center
If you are interesting in volunteering with the Milwaukee Walk for PKD, contact the Walk team at email@example.com.
Latest Webinar Wednesday
Total Kidney Volume (TKV) is a key biomarker for PKD clinical studies. Learn exactly what it means, how it is calculated and why it is an important tool for the development of new therapies for the treatment of PKD.
Learn more about Webinar Wednesdays or watch previous webinars here.
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.
PKD Discussion forums provide a place for patients, family and friends to make connections, ask questions and share stories and experiences.