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Upcoming events

Kidney Donation: The Big Ask, the Big Give

September 12, 2017 - THE BIG ASK 
When you are a kidney patient, it is hard to tell people about your illness and ask for help.  How do you find someone to give you a ‘second chance at life’? Individuals who need a kidney transplant will learn strategies on how to find a potential living donor.
Facilitated by:  Allison Stephans, MSW, Froedtert Transplant Center of Excellence

Community Conference Center
8700 Watertown Plank Rd

6:00 - 7:00pm

Event date: 09-12-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 09-12-2017 7:00 pm


Monday, September 18th

Financial Considerations for Transplant Patients
We’ll discuss important topics related to health insurance coverage, the financial review process,  and share some ideas and resources to help transplant patients address common financial situations and concerns.

Brian Koderl and Veronica Drinka
Transplant Financial Counselors

Q & A:  UW Health Transplant Social Work Team members

Online:  Must pre-register  (Call 1-800-543-6393 or 414-897-8669)

In person:
UW Health at The American Center
Learning Kitchen
4602 Eastpark Blvd., Madison, WI 53718

6:00-6:45-program begins
6:00pm Program begins for Online audience (Must pre-register to receive log in info)
6:45-7:15- Q & A 

Event date: 09-18-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 09-18-2017 7:30 pm

Over the Counter Medicines and Your Kidney Health

Thursday, 10/19/2017 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Community Conference Center, Room 3 
8700 Watertown Plank Rd., 
Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Katherine Gharibian, PharmD, pharmacist and assistant professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, will discuss the effect of over-the-counter pain medicines on the health of your kidneys. This program is offered in collaboration with the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin.

Presented by:
Katherine Gharibian, PharmD, pharmacist, in collaboration with the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin

Event date: 10-19-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 10-19-2017 7:00 pm