Global Kidney Care Podcast Provided by ISN

Season 2 Episode 4: World Kidney Day: Health Literacy, A Call For All Nephrologists

February 25, 2022 Roberto Pecoits-Filho, Smeeta Sinha Season 2 Episode 4
Global Kidney Care Podcast Provided by ISN
Season 2 Episode 4: World Kidney Day: Health Literacy, A Call For All Nephrologists
Show Notes

World Kidney Day (WKD) every year is observed on the Second Thursday of March, this year it falls on March 10th. This initiative launched in 2006 jointly by the International Society of Nephrology and the International Federation of Kidney Foundations - World Kidney Alliance is a daylong campaign to raise awareness about the ever-increasing burden of kidney diseases worldwide and strives for kidney health for all. 

On this episode Roberto and Smeeta are joined by Robyn Langham (Australia), Co-chair for ISN and SF Lui (Hong Kong), IFKF-WKA Project Director of the WKD Steering Committee to discuss the history of WKD and 2022’s campaign and goals.