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Race, insurance status affect access to transplantation and kidney disease treatment
Date:2/27/2008

associated with CKD." They note that the American Society of Nephrology (ASN), National Kidney Foundation (NKF), Renal Physicians Association (RPA), and American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (ASPN) are collaborating on a legislative agenda to improve care for patients with kidney disease, focusing on appropriate funding for CKD care. In conjunction with World Kidney Day on March 13, 2008, members from ASN and NKF will visit with congressional leaders on Capitol Hill to discuss the importance of improving care for patients with kidney disease through greater access, more research, and increased education.


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Contact: Shari Leventhal
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American Society of Nephrology
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