JUNE 6-10, 2022

This session is sponsored by:

Featured speakers

Mike Spigler, MCHES

Vice President of Patient Support & Education, American Kidney Fund

Angela Giles DBH, LCSW

National Project Coordinator & Veteran Health Administration Social Work Progrm

Tamara Ruggiero, M.Ed.

Vice President of Communications and Marketing, American Kidney Fund

Johnathan Barratt, PhD, FRCP

Professor of Renal Medicine, University of Leicester, UK

Joseph Michael Byrne

Health promotion Project Officer, US Army Public Health Center

Stuart Miller

Director of Strategic Planning & Government Affairs, IgAN Foundation

Janelle Gonyea, RDN, LD, FNKF

Clinical Dietitian

Nieltje Gedney

Executive Director, Home Dialyzors United

Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh, MD, MPH, PhD, FACP, FASN, FAAP, FAHA, FNKF

Professor and Chief of Nephrology & Hypertension at the University of California, Irvine

Jemetra Collins

Director of Professional Education, American Kidney Fund

Charlie Ball

American Kidney Fund Ambassador, Living Kidney Donor

Dennis Harris

Previous Peritoneal Dialysis Patient, Kidney and Pancreas Transplant recipient

Kristal Higgins

American Kidney Fund Ambassador, Living with Kidney Disease

Julie K Spears

Kidney Health Coach

LaVarne A. Burton

President & Chief Executive Officer,
American Kidney Fund

Thank you to our Kidney Action Week Sponsors:

Nation’s leading kidney nonprofit

Fighting on All Fronts

AKF works on behalf of the 37 million Americans living with and at risk for kidney disease. From prevention to life after a transplant, AKF supports people wherever they are in their fight against kidney disease.

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