This page will track events of interest to the kidney health community both on a national level as well as those local to the New England region. Is this page missing an event you want to get the word out about? Email me and let me know.
- Kidney Crossroads – The New Kidney Healthcare Initiative: What Does This Mean To You?
WHEN: Saturday March 14, 2020, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
WHERE: 399 Revolution Drive, Somerville, Ma 02145
This is a program aimed at patients and health professionals where they cover what changes are coming with regards to the White House Executive Order on Advancing American Kidney Health. Full details can be found on the event page at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kidney-crossroads-new-kidney-healthcare-initiative-tickets-73969908989?aff=ebdssbeac
- The NKF New England Honors Gala
WHEN: Saturday March 21, 2020, 6 PM to 9 PM
WHERE: The Harvard Club of Boston
This is an event sponsored by the Medical Advisory Board of NKF New England. To quote their site,they will be honoring ‘those in New England that have made major contributions in transplant and nephrology’.
The official page for this event is at: https://www.kidney.org/events/social-event/nkf-honors-2020
- 2020 Nephcure Leadership Council
WHEN: April 23 – April 25 2020
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort
1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
See the official site at: https://nephcure.org/nephcure-leadership-summit/
- Fundraiser at SweetFrog
WHEN: Saturday June 22, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
WHERE: SweetFrog Premium Frozen Yogurt in Marshfield, Ma
This is a fundraiser to support Nephcure with 10% of the proceeds of each sale being donated.
- IgANF Spark 2020
WHEN: July 19-20,2020
WHERE: Nashville Airport Marriot
This symposium open to all IgAN patients and their families looking for information on the latest developments in the treatment of IgA Nephropathy. This is sponsored by the IgA Nephropathy Foundation of America. They now have an official event page at:
- Boston Countdown To A Cure – Nephcure
WHEN: Saturday September 26, 2020 6:00 PM
WHERE: Boston Marriot Quincy in Quincy, Ma
This is the local fundraising gala put on by the good folks at Nephcure New England. The official site is at: https://give.nephcure.org/CountdownBoston
- Boston Kidney Walk 2020
WHEN: October 4, 2020
WHERE: Northpoint Park, Cambridge, Ma (across from Museum of Science).
This is the annual fundraising walk organized by NKF New England.
Do you have any recurring events (meetup groups, educational seminars, etc) in your area you would like to announce? Have it added to our page here. You can email me your details(what, when, where, and contact information) at any time.