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About CAP

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

Council Elections Information

The 2015 elections for the Council of Advanced Practitioners are complete.

Elected members will take office at the 2016 National Kidney Foundation's Spring Clinical Meetings (SCM16) April 27-May 1, 2016, at Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA. 

CAP Membership Listserv

CAP members can manage their listserv subscription and learn how to access the archives.

Fellowship of the National Kidney Foundation

The FNKF recognizes advanced practitioners for their educational activities and community service in promoting the mission of the National Kidney Foundation.

Professional Resources

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

KDOQI Guidelines

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

CME/CE Activities

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


Learn about NKF's four professional journals: American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease, Journal of Renal Nutrition, and the Journal of Nephrology Social Work.

Awards and Grants

Nominate your colleagues for CAP's distinguished awards and learn more about research grant opportunities.

Related Links

Access other kidney related professional websites.