Home Dialyzors United Elects Nichole Jefferson President

For Immediate Release August 1, 2018  Contact: Nichole Jefferson, President Phone: 469.531.3344 Email: njefferson@homedialyzorsunited.org Nichole Jefferson, a native of Dallas, Texas, currently resides in West Des Moines, Iowa. When diagnosed with end-stage renal disease in 2003, not only was she unaware of what it meant, she had no idea she was at high-risk for developing […]

Home Dialyzors United Attends Meeting with Secretary Azar at HHS Headquarters.

For Immediate Release May 29, 2018 Contact: Denise Eilers, President Home Dialyzors United Phone: 563-508-4883 Email: GeneDeEi@aol.com Home Dialyzors United Attends Meeting with Secretary Azar at HHS Headquarters. Davenport, IA. Home Dialyzors United (HDU) On May 16, 2018 HDU Board President Denise Eilers and member Nichole Jefferson were invited as part of the Kidney Health […]

New Advisory Board

INSPIRING, INFORMING, AND ADVOCATING FOR AN EXTRAORDINARY QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THE HOME DIALYSIS COMMUNITY For Immediate Release February 13, 2018 Contact: Denise Eilers, RN, BSN, President, Home Dialyzors United Email: ngedney@homedialyzorsunited.org The next several years promise to be exciting ones for HDU as we strive to develop a significant impact on the ESRD communities we […]

Kidney Innovation Accelerator

article from http://www.kidneynews.org/policy-advocacy/asn-policy-priorities/presidents-column-kidney-innovation-accelerator President’s Column: Kidney Innovation Accelerator By Mark D. Okusa, MD, FASN Dr. Mark D. Okusa is the ASN President and the John C. Buchanan Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Director of the Center for Immunity, Inflammation, and Regenerative Medicine, and Chief of Nephrology at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. In 2010, about […]

Home Dialyzors United Congratulates NxStage and Fresenius on Their Partnership

For Immediate Release August 7, 2017 Contact: Denise Eilers, President, Home Dialyzors United Email: gedeei@aol.com Home Dialyzors United Congratulates NxStage and Fresenius on Their Merger. Davenport Iowa. Home Dialyzors United (HDU) is pleased to congratulate Nxstage and Fresenius on its proposed merger. As strong supporters of optimal dialysis and home therapies, HDU agrees that the […]

Fresenius Medical Care to acquire NxStage Medical, Inc. to strengthen its vertically integrated dialysis business

Fresenius Medical Care to acquire NxStage Medical, Inc. to strengthen its vertically integrated dialysis business AUGUST 7, 2017NEWSROOM Acquisition of NxStage Medical, Inc. would: position Fresenius Medical Care as a global leader in home dialysis establish U.S. presence in the critical care space further enhance clinical outcomes and patient empowerment support strategic initiative of vertical […]

NEWS FLASH! HDU Announces Partnership with The Kidney Project

For Immediate Release                                         Date May 12, 2017 Denise Eilers, President Home Dialyzors United (HDU) 563-508-4883   HDU is proud to announce a partnership with The Kidney Project. This international research and development effort is led by Shuvo Roy, PhD, and William H. Fissell, MD, from University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and Vanderbilt University, […]

STAT article First human-pig chimera created, sparking hopes for transplantable organs — and debate by Sharon Begley

 by Sharon Begley January 26, 2017 Pig embryos that had been injected with human stem cells when they were only a few days old began to grow organs containing human cells, scientists reported on Thursday, an advance that promises — or threatens — to bring closer the routine production of creatures that are part human and […]

For Immediate Release

  For Immediate Release October 31, 2016                                                     Home Dialyzors United Applauds Publication of “Intensive Hemodialysis: Potential for Improving Patient Outcomes”   Davenport, IA.  Home Dialyzors United (HDU) applauds the publication of “Intensive Hemodialysis: Potential for Improving Patient Outcomes,” a supplement to the November issue of the American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Intensive […]

For Immediate Release: Shuvo Roy to Speak at Awards Luncheon!

For Immediate Release May 18, 2015                                                       Contact: Nieltje Gedney, Vice President, Home Dialyzors United Phone:  304-279-3192 Email:  ngedney@homedialyzorsunited.org Home Dialyzors United Announces 2016 Award Winners Shepherdstown, WV. Shepherdstown, WV.   Home Dialyzors United (HDU) is delighted to announce the winner’s of its 2016 awards. The awards will be presented at an Awards Luncheon, which will be […]