Welcome to the PKD Foundation’s Pittsburgh Chapter Website!
Pittsburgh chapter rmembers, along with one of their doctors, were recently interviewed about PKD and the annual walk. Their interview aired on Sunday, September 9th on several local radio stations.
L-R: George Santel and his father Gary Santel, chapter members; Sean McDowell, radio DJ; Nancy Kaminiski, Walk Co-Coordinator; Dr. Suresh Kumar, Allegheny General Hospital Nephrology.
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Don’t miss out on our series of quarterly webinars designed to provide education and information about various medical and lifestyle issues related to polycystic kidney disease.
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Pittsburgh Chapter Meeting
Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Hiland Presbyterian Church
845 Perry Highway
Pittsburgh, PA 15229
Join us for our Chapter meeting where we will be going over our plan for our 2013 Pittsburgh Walk for PKD.
Join us for the Walk for PKD on 9/21/2013. Registration is now open at walkforpkd.org/pittsburgh. There are also many great ways to help support the event as a volunteer including: day-of-event support, securing an in-kind donation, connecting us with a potential sponsor, communicating with participants, distributing promotional materials, serving on the planning committee and more. If you would like to volunteer please email us at email@example.com.
Understanding Your Lab Results
April 10, 2013
Terry Watnick, M.D.
Find out what lab tests are important to kidney patients, what constitutes normal and when your health team needs to take action.