NKF Serving the Pacific Northwest

33rd Annual Authors Luncheon

Thank you to all who joined us on November 13.

If you would like to purchase books from our featured authors, click here.

Walter Mosley—The Awkward Black Man; Devil in a Blue Dress
Mary Roach—Fuzz; Gulp; Stiff
Elizabeth Strout—OhWilliam!; Olive Kitteridge
Amor Towles—The Lincoln Highway; A Gentlemen in Moscow

If you would like to donate click here.

Thank you to the following sponsors:

Gold presenting: Wilson Dow
Authors Circle: Otsuka, Satellite Healthcare
Silver: Rick & Kandi Barnett, Union Bank, Vifor Pharma
Nobel: Anne Barr & Fred Matteson, Kaiser Permanente, Stanford Medicine
Literary Partner: Book Passage
Preferred Vintner Sponsor: J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines

We look forward to seeing you at next year's Authors Luncheon!

Virtual Patient Education Series: Living Well with Kidney Disease

Thank you to all who joined us for this series. Below please find links to the recordings and resources.


  • Update on the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Antibody Observational Study
  • Navigating Pandemic Uncertainty, an MD”s Perspective
  • Patient Panel: Living Through the Pandemic

View Session 1 recording
Johns Hopkins Q&A pdf


  • Vaccine Response & CKD
  • Managing the Symptoms of Kidney Disease
  • Patient Panel: Practical Strategies for Living Well

View Session 2 recording
Antibody Basics Short

Thank you to Presenting Sponsors: CareDx and Horizon Therapeutics

Toll free helpline

Kidney disease or transplant can be scary. Speak with a specialist who will answer your questions and listen to your concerns.

Patient-to-patient support program

Speak with a peer mentor who shares your experiences with dialysis, transplant or living kidney donation.