Items Tagged ‘UCLA Kidney Health Fair’

A Family's Story of Kidney Disease

March 25, 2019

A Family’s Story of Kidney Disease

By Family christinalopez

My name is Victoria Negrete; I was blessed with three children, two boys, and a girl. My eldest born son was first diagnosed with kidney failure in 1994, at the age of sixteen. He was supposed to have started dialysis in 2001, but he tragically lost his life after a complication during permacath placement. We […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Anjay Rastogi, patient stories, peritoneal dialysis, peritoneal dialysis team, UCLA CORE Kidney Program, UCLA Kidney Health Fair


Kidney Fair - Above and Beyond

June 12, 2018

Kidney Fair – Above and Beyond

By ZachJ zach_jacobs

As a medical student, it was truly a pleasure to attend and volunteer at the 2018 Kidney Fair at the Beach! To me, the fair represents UCLA Health and specifically Dr. Rastogi and his CORE Kidney Program going above and beyond for their patients. It is an important reminder that the practice of medicine should […]

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Tags: CORE Kidney Program, Dr. Anjay Rastogi, featured, patient stories, patient story, UCLA Kidney Health Fair


April 19, 2017

UCLA Kidney Health Fair 2017

By lexie19 lexie19

I attended the UCLA Kidney Health Fair in Santa Monica, CA on March 26, 2017 as a volunteer. I was amazed with the turnout and how excited everyone was as they increased their knowledge of kidney disease, nutrition and diet, and kidney resources. Our event attracted a lot of attention from nearby bikers and runners/walkers, […]

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Tags: patient stories, UCLA Kidney Health Fair


2017 Kidney Health Fair was powerful, educational, and inspiring

March 30, 2017

2017 Kidney Health Fair was powerful, educational, and inspiring

By jajosaee jajosaee

  I went to the 2017 UCLA Kidney Health Event. I was blown away by the number of participants, and volunteers helping out. It was such an educational event, about so many diseases related to kidney health, but it was also such a beautiful and fun day. There was such a heavy focus on all […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Anjay Rastogi, kidney, kidney disease, kidney failure, kidney specialist, nephrology, patient stories, UCLA Kidney Health Fair