Ask the Doctor
Questions about kidney disease? Risk factors? Signs and symptoms? Are you concerned about yourself, a friend or family member? Ask Dr. Spry.
801 Mt. Vernon PL, NW
Washington, DC 20001
(Two Shifts Each Day)
8:15 am - 1:00 pm
12:30 - 5:00 pm
** Spanish and Chinese speaking volunteers are needed **
Last year, we screened over 1,300 people!
We can't do it without you. It takes over 160 volunteers to make it happen.
A Kidney Health Risk Assessment (KHRA) is a public education service that measures an individual's risk for developing chronic kidney disease. The assessment includes six stations:
In its 20th year, the NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo has grown to become the largest free consumer health event in the country with close to 200 exhibitors, demonstrations, giveaways and much more. Over 87,000 attendees participate during the two-day event.
March 16-17, 2013
Walter E. Washington
801 Mt. Vernon PL, NW (at 9th and 7th St.)
Washington, DC 20001
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Both Days
General Volunteers (no medical experience necessary) will welcome participants, help with line control, assist with questionnaires and hand out educational materials at resource center.
Medical Professionals (Based on your credentials you'll be assigned to an appropriate station.)
The Expo is on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17. We've broken the event into four shifts:
Shift #1: Saturday, March 16: 8:15 am - 1:00 pm
Shift #2: Saturday, March 16: 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Shift #3: Sunday, March 17: 8:15 am - 1:00 pm
Shift #4: Sunday, March 17: 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
NKF will supply t-shirts for volunteers. Wear comfortable shoes. Scrubs are acceptable. MD, PAs, NPs providing consultations please feel free to wear a white lab coat.
Bottled water and light snacks (granola bar, apple, etc.) will be provided. Volunteers are responsible for expenses for additional food and beverages.
The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is located between 7th and 9th Streets and N Street and Mt. Vernon Place in downtown DC. The metro station on the yellow line is Mt. Vernon Square/ 7th St-Convention Center. You can also walk from the Metro Center station on the red line.