Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Portland Kidney Group Updated Calender

Portland Kidney Group

Serving the Portland and Southwest Washington Areas

For updated information visit:
Facebook “Living with chronic kidney failure”

Portland Kidney Group
Serving Portland and SW Washington
Locations/times are varied.
Call for more information:
Elizabeth, 503-489-5773
Pam,  503-289-0936
Troyce, 503-333-4959
Yasuyo Tsunemine, LCSW:503-443-4909 (Mon/Tue)

Various events supported by NKF, Legacy transplant team, and OHSU transplant team

2015 Schedule

Sunday, January 18 :2-3:30pm
Kidney kick off support group meeting
Facilitator: Patty
Room 1077, main hospital at Legacy Emanuel

Sunday, March 15: 9:30am-2pm
National Kidney Month
PKG/NKF Patient Education Symposium
Lorenzen Conference Center, Legacy Emanuel          

This group is for you if you are:
  • Diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Failure
  • On Dialysis
  • A Transplant Recipient or Donor
  • A Care Giver/Patient Supporter
  • Have Questions and Need Support

Sunday, May 17 : 2-3:30pm
Support group meeting
Facilitator: Elizabeth
Room 1077, main hospital at Legacy Emanuel   
Sunday, July 19 : 2-3:30pm
Support group meeting
Facilitator: Troyce
Room 1077, main hospital at Legacy Emanuel   

Saturday, August 8 : 1:30-9pm
Retreat for young adults 21-30yrs with CKD
Aldersgate retreats center
7790 Marion Rd SE, Turner, OR
Register by July 20 to http://bit.ly/YoungAdult2015
Sunday, August  23 :1:00- 4:00 pm
PKG/NKF Summer Picnic -Pot Luck
Hawaiian theme at Peninsula Park NE Portland
RSVP by August 15th to programsnca@kidney.org or (415)543-3303

Sunday, October  18 : 2-3:30pm
“Is Kidney Transplant right for you?”
Legacy Transplant Team
Room 1077, main hospital at Legacy Emanuel          

Sunday, November 8  : 2-3:30pm
6th Anniversary coffee and dessert gathering
At Q Center,4115 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR
(503) 234-7837

Portland Patient Picnic August 23!!

 Join us for Food and Friends!!

This year's National Kidney Foundation Patient Professional and Community Picnic will be held at Peninsula Park, on August 23, 2015. Come enjoy music and food,with friends and partners in fighting kidney disease. We had a great turn out last year and enjoyed getting to know the wonderful community here in Portland. The Picnic will begin at 1pm and end at 4pm please also bring a dish to share and enjoy with others!

Last Name 
Salad or appetizer 
Side dish
Please R.S.V.P. to
You can also nominate a professional hero to be recognized at the picnic 
Call for more info 
Check out the new ‘EverybodyPees’ video! Share it with everyone you care about to make sure they keep their kidneys happy and healthy. everybodypees.org