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PCORI: Changing the Role of Patients in Research

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  • Derek Forfang

    Derek Forfang 21 year ESRD Patient
    Chair of Forum of ESRD Network's Kidney Patient Advisory Council
    Chair of the HSAG ESRD Network #17 Patient Advisory Committee
    West Coast Region Leader NKF Kidney Advocacy Committee
    Kidney Health Initiative Patient Advisory Committee
    Co-Lead of the Goal-directed care research project, University of North Carolina Kidney Center

  • Lesa-Kaye Holtham

    Lesa-kaye Holtham serves as the National Kidney Foundation’s Government Grants Director, where she oversees the procurement, management, compliance, and reporting of the organization’s government-funded grant awards and contracts including projects funded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). She holds a master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Virginia and has worked as a grant professional for more than a decade for public health and health service organizations including the American Diabetes Association and Susan G. Komen Greater New York Affiliate. Prior joining the NKF, Lesa-kaye served as the Senior Grants Manager for a network of federally-qualified health centers in the District of Columbia (DC). At the NKF, she works with executive leadership to develop and implement a government grants strategy that fosters collaboration with kidney patients and their families, policy makers, healthcare professionals, academic research institutions and other stakeholders.

  • Chinenye Anyanwu

July 25, 2018
Wed 1:00 PM EDT

Duration 1H 0M

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