Upcoming events

Wednesday, March 1  6:00pm CST
Keep Your Kidneys Healthy: Safe Medicine Use
Guest speaker: Katherine Gharibian, PharmD
Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy, Medical  College of Wisconsin

Location
Community Conference Center, Room 3 - 8700 Watertown Plank Rd, Wauwatosa, WI

Event date: 03-01-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 03-01-2017 7:30 pm

March 16, 2017
Location: Franklin Public Library
9151 W. Loomis Rd
Franklin, WI 53132
Room: Fadrow A
6-7:15pm

You can also join online LIVE. Call 414-897-8669 to register and receive the link to watch online.

It’s in YOU to SAVE A LIFE
Living Kidney Donation – Everything You Wanted to Know and Didn’t Know What to Ask
During this program, you will learn who is eligible to donate a kidney and what is involved in the medical evaluation and surgical process.
Potential recipients will also be able to hear from social work and financial experts answering your questions about how to ask someone to consider living donation, as well as insurance and other financial questions.
This program is a collaborative offering of the NKFW and Aurora St. Luke’s Solid Organ Transplant Program
Presenters: Jeffrey Klister BSN, RN
                   Fadi Hussein, MD
                   Jessica Berger-Martinez, MSW
                   Chris Carloni – Transplant Financial Counselor

Event date: 03-16-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 03-16-2017 7:30 pm

Milwaukee
Location: Community Conference Center, Room 3 - 8700 Watertown Plank Rd, Wauwatosa, WI

Thursday, March 23, 6:00 - 7:15pm
Staying Strong: Exercise for Bone and Joint Health After Transplant
Speaker: Allison Sigrist, DPT
Physical Therapist, Froedtert Rehabilitation Services, Fitness Center

This program will be online and in-person. Call 414-897-8669 to register.   

Event date: 03-23-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 03-23-2017 7:15 pm

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
6:00-7:30pm
Online & Community Conference Center, Wauwatosa
In collaboration with Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin Transplant Center

The BIG Ask, The BIG Give
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.
Presenter:
Allison Stephans, MSW, APSW
Abdominal Transplant Social Worker
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital 

Call 414-897-8669 to register/get the link to watch online.

 

Event date: 03-28-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date: 03-28-2017 7:30 pm