Some of the greatest accomplishments in history blossom from seemingly small moments. The journey of matching those in need of kidney transplants with live donors is no exception. No one knew how Susan Rees’ life path would be forever altered by becoming a nurse. No one could have predicted then that she would one day be the … Read MoreRead More
Hope Comes In Pairs
The APKD serves kidney patients through technology, education and generosity.
When a patient is in need of a kidney transplant, family, friends and loved ones may step forward to offer the gift of a living kidney donation. Many times, the donor is not compatible with the recipient. Paired donation matches one incompatible donor/recipient pair to another pair in the same situation. Altruistic, or Good Samaritan, donors can choose to donate without an intended kidney recipient and are paired with the best possible match.