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Patty

Patty

"I had been a nurse for many years, but I didn’t want to be in the hospital. I wanted to be out in the community. I really wanted to be in prevention. A nephrologist friend of mine told me about an opening with NKF. I realized that this was one[Read more]
Rohini

Rohini

  "I met a patient a couple of years ago who had just started dialysis. We had never met before, so I started going through my routine. I asked him what medications he was on. He pulled out a sheet with medication stickers all over it, this way and that stuck[Read more]
Graham

Graham

  "In high school I was good at two things. One, I was a drama geek. I was in a bunch of plays. And I was on the crew team. Drama, I liked the social aspect. Communicating to people and telling a story. Rowing I really liked. It teaches you a[Read more]
Brigitte

Brigitte

""I told my family over lunch one day when I was 11 years old that I wanted to be a physician. They were quite surprised."[Read more]
Jan

Jan

"Looking back there were indications I did not recognize. For one I was seeing doctors and eventually was hospitalized for severe anemia. Everyone seemed to expect they would find bleeding as the cause. At that time I had no idea at all that an important job of the kidneys is[Read more]