Renal Organizations

American Association of Kidney Patients

A national organization founded and directed by kidney patients to inform patients and the public about kidney disease.

http://www.aakp.org/

American Foundation for Urologic Disease

A not for profit organization dedicated to the study of major urological diseases.

http://www.usrf.org/

American Kidney Fund

A philanthropic and educational organization that provides both direct financial assistance, as well as, educational resources to meet the needs of kidney patients.

http://www.akfinc.org

American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA)

The Associations official site offering membership as well as general interest information.

http://anna.inurse.com

American Society of Artificial Internal Organs

A membership representing government, industry, independent and university research with a focus on the research, development and application of bionic technologies.

http://asaio.com

American Society of Hypertension

Offers information on hypertension and other related cardiovascular diseases.

http://www.ash-us.org/

American Society of Nephrology

Professional society of nephrologists provides those who research diseases and disorders of the kidney.

http://www.asn-online.com/

American Society of Pediatric Nephrology

Professional society works to promote and disseminate advances in the clinical practice of pediatric nephrology.

http://www.aspneph.com

American Society of Transplantation

Professional society of scientists and physicians active in research and the management of transplant patients.

http://www.a-s-t.org/

Central Society for Clinical Research

Academic medical society of the Midwest working to advance medical science, clinical research and improve medical practice.

http://www.cscr.com/

Dialysis Patient Citizens (DPC)

DPC is a non-profit patient organization dedication to improving the quality of life for dialysis and pre-dialysis patients.

http://www.dialysispatients.org

 

Hereditary Nephritis Foundation

Supports education and research of inherited kidney diseases.

http://www.cc.utah.edu/~cla6202/HNF.htm

International Society for Hemodialysis

The ISHD is a member organization open to any individual who is interested in the field of hemodialysis. The society works to improve the care of patients with renal failure by promoting dialysis research and facilitating dissemination of dialysis knowledge by means of conferences, publications, and the internet.

http://www.ishd.net

International Society of Nephrology

The ISN is the global professional organization representing physicians and healthcare professionals around the world who treat people with kidney and related diseases.

http://www.isn-online.org/isn/index.html

International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis

The ISPD is an organization dedicated to advance the knowledge of the therapy of peritoneal dialysis throughout the world. The main objective of ISPD is to disseminate, on an international basis, the most up-to-date information and advances in peritoneal dialysis technology and clinical applications to improve the well-being of patients.

http://www.ispd.org

Kidney and Urology Foundation of America

A not-for-profit national organization focused on kidney and urologic research.

http://www.kidneyurology.org

National Association of Nephrology Technicians and Technologists (NANT)

Nonprofit professional association working to promote education, certification and licensing of dialysis technicians.

http://www.dialysistech.org

National Kidney Foundation

A resource for information and funding for research into the causes of kidney failure.

http://www.kidney.org

Additionally, K/DOQI and DOQI guidelines can be found here:

http://www.kidney.org/professionals/kdoqi/index.cfm

National Kidney Foundation of Illinois, Inc. www.nkfi.org

National Kidney Foundation of Indiana, Inc. www.kidneyindiana.org

National Kidney Foundation of Kentucky, Inc. www.nkfk.org

National Kidney Foundation of Ohio, Inc. www.nkfofohio.org

Kidney Foundation of Greater Cincinnati

Kidney Foundation of Ohio

Kidney Foundation of Northwest Ohio

Kidney Foundation of Medina (Ohio)

National Renal Administrators Association (NRAA)

A national, voluntary association representing managers of dialysis facilities.

http://www.nraa.org

Polycystic Kidney Research (PKR) Foundation

Organization dedicated to improving the treatment of polycystic kidney disease and to fund research to discover a cause and determine a cure for PKD.

http://www.pkdcure.org

Renal Physicians Association (RPA)

A notional medical association of renal health care providers including nephrologists, practice managers, advanced practice nurses and physician assistants

http://www.renalmd.org

Renal Support Network (RSN)

A national, nonprofit organization founded by patients for patients to provide support, education and advocacy

http:///www.rsnhope.org

The Renal Network
911 E. 86th Street, Suite 202
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Phone: (317) 257-8265
Fax: (317) 257-8291
Patient Line:
1 (800) 456-6919
Email: info@nw10.esrd.net

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Last updated on: March 17, 2011