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2015 AAKP National Patient Meeting – Explore Your Future Today!

2015 AAKP National Patient Meeting – Explore Your Future Today!

The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) invites patients, family members, and healthcare professionals to join us during this year’s National Patient Meeting. The event takes place September 23-25, 2016, at the Nashville Airport Marriott in Nashville, TN.

This year’s theme, Exploring Your Future Today, is reflected in planned keynote sessions on innovations in treatment therapy, kidney transplantation, patient centered care, social media advocacy and much more!

The meeting will feature national health care and public policy experts discussing: - KidneyWorks – A New Employment Initiative - Under the U.S. Capitol Dome: Issues Impacting Your Healthcare - The Impact of Social Media – Making Your Voice Heard & Sharing Your Story - Making Dialysis Safer for Patients - Advances in Transplantation

Patients and their caregivers will gain information and advocacy skills they need to be even more effective in using their voices and experiences to improve access and quality of care for kidney patients and to influence public policy decisions. Professionals attending the meeting will be able to receive continuing education (CE) credits.

Registration is open. Please visit www.aakp.org/community/programs-events/aakp-national-patient-meeting.html to register or call 1-800-749-2257. Don’t miss the chance to save by registering before July 1 for the $99 early bird rate.

This article was posted on June 3rd, 2016