The foundation of our activities is the health and well-being of patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
The foundation of our activities is the health and well-being of patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), and their carers. Those on dialysis treatment and kidney transplant recipients make up the vast majority of patients but we also include those in the early stages of kidney disease who are sometimes called pre-dialysis patients. Part of our brief is promoting early detection of kidney disease.
The EKPF members meet up twice a year. The main General Assembly is around May which includes workshops and lectures, whilst a further meeting in the late Autumn, often held in the country hosting the European Day for Organ Donation & Transplantation, generally concentrates on workshops and policy forming discussions.
EKPF is an active participant: