KI Links of Interest
American Society of Nephrology: ASN leads the fight against kidney disease by educating health professionals, sharing new knowledge, advancing research, and advocating the highest quality care for patients.
International Society of Nephrology: The society represents a wide international network and provides an efficient platform for timely scientific exchange, debate and dissemination between health care professionals around the world. It is also dedicated to addressing the disparity between the developing and developed worlds in the research, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of kidney disease.
Kidney International: For more than 40 years, Kidney International has informed renal researchers and practicing nephrologists on all aspects of renal studies, including basic and clinical research, emerging therapeutics, and novel diagnosis.
National Kidney Foundation:The National Kidney Foundation is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.
National Kidney & Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse: NKUDIC is an information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). The NIDDK is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. NKUDIC was established in 1987 to increase knowledge and understanding about diseases of the kidneys and urologic system among people with these conditions and their families, health care professionals, and the general public.
PKD Foundation: Co-founded by KU Medical Center's Dr. Jared Grantham, the PKD Foundation promotes programs of research, advocacy, education, support and awareness in order to discover treatments and a cure for polycystic kidney disease and improve the lives of all it affects.