Meet six trailblazers changing the landscape of kidney health and hear from serial entrepreneur Dean Kamen of DEKA Research & Development Corporation during the virtual KidneyX Summit on Wednesday July 22, 2020, at 12:00 p.m.
Learn why KidneyX, a partnership between the American Society of Nephrology and the US Department of Health and Human Services, will award six prizes of $500,000 each to these innovators in medicine and science.
Hear from the award winners during this virtual KidneyX Summit why KidneyX selected their projects. KidneyX Redesign Dialysis 2 prize recipients know dialysis remains as cumbersome and time consuming as it was 50 years ago. Their creativity and expertise will impel lasting change.
KidneyX has already created unprecedented momentum among innovators in kidney health. Since 2018, prizes totaling $1.2 million have been awarded, fueling the best and brightest to create much needed innovation in all aspects of kidney health and disease.