Advanced Practice Providers


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About CAPP

Learn more about the Council of Advanced Practice Providers' mission, goals, as well as ways to get involved.

Nephrology Essentials

Nephrology Essentials is an online synopsis of peer-reviewed, guideline-driven educational series developed by the NKF Council of Advanced Practice Providers (CAPP) to address the management of kidney patients. Activities are free for CAPP members and new ones are being added frequently. *This program is currently undergoing peer-review

Professional Resources

Access clinical resources that have been developed for advanced practitioners by advanced practitioners.


Nominate your colleagues for CAPP's distinguished awards. Applications are due in July of each year.

CME/CE Activities

NKF offers many CME's and CE's in various formats.

KDOQI Guidelines

KDOQI's evidence-based clinical practice guidelines are updated on an ongoing basis, as new evidence becomes available.

Kidney Careers

Look for available positions, or find eligible candidates for open positions in your workplace.


Nominations open in September for the CAPP Executive Committee.