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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
Chapter meetings are another opportunity for you to have your questions and concerns about PKD addressed. We will do our best to provide you with answers or direct you to someone that can assist you. Everyone is welcome!
Although the Tidewater Chapter does not have any meetings planned at this time, we would still love to hear from you! If you have any questions concerning our Chapter, please email Volunteer Chapter Coordinator David at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check back for meeting updates!
Tidewater Walk for PKD
Thank you for joining us for the 2015 Tidewater Walk for PKD!
We had a great time! Check out some of our favorite memories here.
Save the date!
Oct. 29, 2016
Newport News Park, Shelters 19 & 20
If you are interested in helping out with the Tidewater Walk for PKD, contact David at email@example.com.
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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.