WORKING TOGETHER TO FIGHT CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

The Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness Program (KDSAP) was created and founded by Li-Li Hsiao, M.D., Ph.D., in March 2008. KDSAP has two key objectives: student career development and community outreach.

 

 

WHAT IS “CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE”?

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a gradual, irreversible damage to the kidneys over several months or years. Initial symptoms do not appear until its later stages, but early detection and treatment can prevent it from getting worse. Visit our Education pages to learn more.

2017 AT A GLANCE

24

Community Screenings

595

Participants Screened

9

MD & Kidney Health Talks

11

Kidney Awareness Events