U.S. KIDNEY PATIENTS HELP DRIVE CARE INNOVATION

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF KIDNEY PATIENTSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 25, 2018 U.S. KIDNEY PATIENTS HELP DRIVE CARE INNOVATIONPatient insights ACCELERATE research and Development Washington, D.C. – The largest and oldest, fully independent kidney patient organization in the U.S., the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), recently highlighted its developmental collaboration with Humacyte on vascular access patient quality of life measures as an example of how kidney patient insights are revolutionizing innovation and business development in the renal disease field.
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FLORIDA EXECUTIVE TO LEAD TOP USA KIDNEY PATIENT GROUP

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 18, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT:Deborah Pelaez,dpelaez@aakp.org/813-400-2394 FLORIDA EXECUTIVE TO LEAD TOP USA KIDNEY PATIENT GROUP Washington, DC – The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) Board of Directors announced that it has voted to hire Mrs. Diana Clynes as the Association’s new Executive Director. Mrs. Clynes has been a central player in the launch of cutting-edge development and patient programs for AAKP since 2005 and most recently, served as an Interim Executive Director.
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AWARDEES NAMED BY LARGEST U.S. KIDNEY PATIENT ORGANIZATION

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 13, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT:Deborah Pelaez,dpelaez@aakp.org/813-400-2394 AWARDEES NAMED BY LARGEST U.S. KIDNEY PATIENT ORGANIZATION Key Influencers in Policy, Science, Medicine and Federal Civil Service Recognized Tampa, FL – The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) formally announced 2018 recipients of their highly competitive national awards. AAKP is the nation’s oldest and largest independent kidney patient organization and works across the renal community, alongside the private sector and research community and within the U.S.
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TOP INNOVATION AWARD FOR KIDNEY PATIENT SAFETY OPENS GRANT CYCLE

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF KIDNEY PATIENTSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 23, 2018 MORE Information:Deborah Pelaez(800) 749-AAKP / dpelaez@aakp.org TOP INNOVATION AWARD FOR KIDNEY PATIENT SAFETY OPENS GRANT CYCLE TAMPA, FL – Applications for the 2018-2019 grant cycle of the Jenny Kitsen Patient Safety Award are now available from the American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP). Applications are due July 31, 2018.
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KIDNEY ADVOCATES SPOTLIGHT NATIONAL GOUT AWARENESS DAY

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF KIDNEY PATIENTSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT:Deborah Pelaez(800) 749-AAKP / dpelaez@aakp.org KIDNEY ADVOCATES SPOTLIGHT NATIONAL GOUT AWARENESS DAY AAKP EXPANDS GOUT EDUCATION PROGRAMS FOR PATIENTS AND FAMILIES TAMPA, FL – The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), America’s largest, independent and patient-led kidney advocacy organization, is observing May 22nd, National Gout Awareness Day, through an expansion of its educational programming around gout and kidney disease.
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U.S.M.C. VETERAN NAMED TO LEAD NATIONAL KIDNEY HEALTH EFFORT

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 30, 2018 CONTACT: Deborah Pelaez Marketing Communications Manager (800) 749-AAKP or dpelaez@aakp.org U.S.M.C. VETERAN NAMED TO LEAD NATIONAL KIDNEY HEALTH EFFORT AAKP EXPANDS IMPACT OF VETERANS MANAGING KIDNEY DISEASE   Washington D.C. – The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), the largest fully independent patient-led kidney advocacy organization in the United States, has named Mr. Edward V. Hickey III., U.S.M.C., as the Chair of the AAKP Veteran’s Health Initiative (VHI).

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LARGEST KIDNEY PATIENT ORGANIZATION JOINS GOUT ALLIANCE

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF KIDNEY PATIENTSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2018 More Information:Deborah Pelaez(800) 749-AAKP / dpelaez@aakp.org LARGEST KIDNEY PATIENT ORGANIZATION JOINS GOUT ALLIANCE AAKP CALLS GOUT A MEDICAL AND WORKFORCE ISSUE AMONG KIDNEY PATIENTS Washington, D.C. – The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP), America’s largest independent and patient-lead kidney advocacy organization, announced its participation in The Alliance for Gout Awareness.
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AAKP ENGAGES AMERICA AND CONGRESS DURING NATIONAL KIDNEY MONTH

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:February 27, 2018 MORE Information:Deborah Pelaez(800) 749-AAKP / dpelaez@aakp.org AAKP ENGAGES AMERICA AND CONGRESS DURING NATIONAL KIDNEY MONTH Tampa, FL – March is the month when Americans and the U.S. Congress are asked to focus on kidney disease, a disease that impacts 40 million people, with an additional 680,000 suffering from kidney failure. The American Association of Kidney Patients is raising its voice against a silent killer throughout March.
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FLORIDA TO HOST LARGEST KIDNEY PATIENT MEETING IN AMERICA – AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF KIDNEY PATIENTS ANNOUNCES DATES AND EDUCATION CREDITS FOR KIDNEY PROFESSIONALS

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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF KIDNEY PATIENTSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 24, 2018 MEDIA CONTACT: Deborah Pelaez, AAKP Marketing and Communications Managerdpelaez@aakp.org; 813-400-2394 Tampa, FL – The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) announced the new date for its 43rd Annual National Patient Meeting.
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