Pittsburgh 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 pittsburghchapter@pkdcure.org to find out how you can make a difference in the lives of thousands in the U.S. and millions worldwide.

 

 

News and Information News and Information

Transplant Games of AmericaTransplant Games of America

Houston, Texas
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!

Take Our Survey


Walk for PKD 2014Walk Season is Here!

Registration for fall Walks is now open. With more than 50 Walks across the country and the Virtual Walk, we can all unite to fight PKD.

Find Your Walk and Register Now!

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Calendar Local Events and Meetings

Meeting Chapter Support Meetings

Tuesday, July 8
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Hiland Presbyterian Church
Pittsurgh, PA  15229

Join us for our quarterly meeting where you can meet others affected by PKD. At the end of our meeting, we would welcome you to stay where we will make some final preparations for the Walk for PKD. Volunteers are always appreciated!

RSVP Today!

If you have questions or would like to connect with our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator, please email Kristee at pittsburghchapter@pkdcure.org.


PKD Day at PNC Park

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
7 - 10 p.m.

PNC Park
115 Federal Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

To order tickets, download our flyer with ordering information. Tickets are $31 and include a Pirates baseball cap. Seats are lower outfield box seats located in section 127. For more information, call Nancy Kaminski at 724-693-8559. Deadline for ordering tickets is Friday, July 18.


Pittsburgh Walk for PKD

Saturday, September 13
Waterfront

For more information, click here!

Register Today

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Resources Resources

Latest Webinar

Dr. Howard WinokuerTalking to Your Children About PKD

May 19, 2014
Presented by Howard R. Winokuer, Ph.D.

Dealing with the reality of PKD is a very difficult situation. It is challenging to know how to talk to your children, even young adults, about PKD. As a result of attending this webinar, you will understand how to talk with your teen or young adult about PKD. Our presenter for this webinar is Howard R. Winokuer, Ph.D. Fran Towey, Jr., and his daughter Katie will also join us to share their story of being diagnosed with PKD as a teen.

Watch Now


Blogs

PKD Will Not Beat Me


Discussion Forums

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

Join the Conversation


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