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Halifax PKD Patient Forum

WHEN
September 12, 2019 at 6:00PM - 8:30PM
WHERE
Halifax Infirmary, Royal Bank Theatre
1799 Robie St
Halifax, NS B3H 3G1
Canada
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PKD

Join us for the upcoming FREE PKD Patient Forum in Halifax, NS!
 
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is one of the most common life-threatening, genetic diseases affecting Canadians and can result in the growth of cysts that enlarge the affected kidneys, destroying its ability to function.

Patients and their loved ones are invited to join this forum to:

•  Learn about what a PKD diagnosis can mean for you or a loved one, as well as how PKD can be managed from Dr. Steven Soroka, Professor of medicine, Nephrologist and Surveyor for Accreditation Canada. He is also Chair of the physician advisory committee for Accreditation Canada and Co-Lead of the Central Zone Renal Program, Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA);

•  Hear about what resources and support systems are available to you and your loved ones from Jeff Robertson, Executive Director, PKD Foundation of Canada;

•  Have your questions answered during a Q&A period led by Dr. Steven Soroka and Jeff Robertson; and,

•  Meet other people living with PKD in your community.

Light food and beverages will be offered.

Free admission. All are welcome!

Please note, registration is at 6:00 p.m. and the presentation will start at 6:30 p.m. sharp.

To RSVP and confirm your participation, click here!!

 

About the Speaker:  

Dr. Steven Soroka, Professor of medicine, Nephrologist and Surveyor for Accreditation Canada. He is also Chair of the physician advisory committee for Accreditation Canada and Co-Lead of the Central Zone Renal Program, Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA). 

Dr. Soroka is a Professor of medicine, Nephrologist and Surveyor for Accreditation Canada. He is also Chair of the physician advisory committee for Accreditation Canada and Co-Lead of the Central Zone Renal Program, Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA). Dr. Soroka has served as Medical Advisor to the Nova Scotia Renal Program, Medical Director of nephrology clinical trials, Physician Lead of the Capital District Renal Program, VP of Medicine for Capital Health, and Executive Medical Director of the Central Zone, NSHA.

CONTACT
S. Beck · · 1 877 410-1741
3 RSVPS
Sylvia Collier

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