About this event
This complimentary program will empower parents of children with kidney disease with a better understanding of their children’s health. Parents and caregivers will have the opportunity to hear from physicians, dietitians, social workers, and shared experiences from other parents, allowing caregivers to gain confidence in their kidney journey.
This is a two day event.
CKD Nutrition for Kids
August 4th, 2021, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Featuring Linda Gavrielov, Pediatric Nephrology Dietitian, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
The Caregiver Experience: Resources & Advice
August 11th, 2021, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Featuring Lisa Capizzi, MSW, LCSW and parent speakers:
How I told my child about their diagnosis- Clare Brown
How I advocated for my child’s kidney donation- Amy Green
Using the internet to find information not fear- Stephanie Severino