Nebraska ChapterConnect. Support. Educate.

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 nebraskachapter@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

Dr. David Baron

We are excited to announce our new Chief Scientific Officer (CSO), who will be joining the PKD Foundation on Feb. 9. David Baron, Ph.D., will be leading the Foundation's work in research toward finding treatments and a cure. Baron's background in biomedical sciences and drug development will keep us moving forward with progress in research.

 

Learn about our new CSO

 

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Calendar Local Events and Meetings

Meeting Chapter Support Meetings

Nebraska Chapter Support Meeting
Family Bowling Day

Sunday, February 8th
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Mockingbird Lanes
4870 S 96th Street
Omaha, NE 68127

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Please join the Nebraska Chapter for a fun afternoon of bowling! It will cost $3.25 per person per game to bowl and $2.75 per person for shoe rental! After bowling we hope you will join us for dinner at Mama's Pizza!

If you have any questions about the event please email our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator, Kim, at nebraskachapter@pkdcure.org.

 


Nebraska Walk for PKD

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The Nebraska Chapter wants to thank everyone for participating and fundraising for the 2014 Walk for PKD. We had a very successful day and appreciate all of the support. We look forward to seeing you this fall at the 2015 Nebraska Walk for PKD

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Resources Resources

Latest Free Webinar

Dr. Clifford MilesKidney Allocation System Q&A

Presented by Clifford Miles, M.D., UNOS Kidney Transplantation Committee Region 8 Representative; Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine; Transplant Nephrologist, University of Nebraska Medical Center

On Dec. 4, 2014, the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) and the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) implemented a new system for allocating deceased donor kidneys to those on the transplant waiting list. Questions have come in asking how the new Kidney Allocation System (KAS) will affect PKD patients. Join us for a conversation with Dr. Clifford Miles, UNOS Kidney Transplantation Committee Region 8 representative, where he answers your questions, both pre-submitted and submitted in real time, during the webinar.


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PKD Discussion ForumsPKD Discussion forums provide a place for patients, family and friends to make connections, ask questions and share stories and experiences.

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