NKF Serving Upstate and Western New York
The National Kidney Foundation is revolutionizing the fight to save lives by eliminating preventable kidney disease, accelerating innovations for the dignity of the patient experience, and dismantling structural inequities in kidney care, dialysis, and transplantation.
Professional Education + Resources
Renal Roundtable Series
A Renal Roundtable is a professional education program featuring a presentation by leader(s) in the medical field and includes a Roundtable discussion and open dialogue to share case studies, common experiences, and to review best practices.
Renal Roundtables are non-accredited programs, intended for healthcare professionals, specifically physicians and advanced practitioners. Lecture and dinner are complimentary, but registration is required.
Have questions or interest in sponsoring a Renal Roundtable?
Upcoming Renal Roundtable Events
Tuesday, November 14, 2023, 6:00-7:30pm
Title: Management of CKD and Hyperkalemia
Location: The Perkins Mansion, 494 East Avenue, Rochester, NY
Presentation Led By: Egor Veselov, PharmD, MBA
Register for free at kidney.org/UPWNY-RRT-Nov2023
NKF’s Professional Education Resource Center (PERC) offers activities courses, events and other engaging content on an array of carefully selected topics given by renowned faculty.
- Recordings are now available for the 19th Annual Meeting of the Upstate and Western NY Council on Renal Nutrition, held October 19, 2023. Register today and start watching the educational sessions (available until January 19, 2024).
Check back for upcoming in-person events!
Become a member of NKF Professionals for benefits, including:
- Access to a variety of continuing education resources
- Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines*
- Scientific research grants and fellowships
- Educational stipends*
- Access to clinical tools and resources
*Available for some occupations
Community Resources + Support Networks
Go Casual for Kidneys!
You and your workplace are invited to go Casual for Kidneys by holding a dress-down day to benefit the NKF Serving Upstate and Western NY. This dress-down day raises awareness of kidney disease and supports your local Kidney Community. Bring your colleagues together for a cause that will make a difference in your community!
Contact Kristen West Ryan, Community Outreach Director, at 585.598.3963 x373 or firstname.lastname@example.org.