Nephrotic Syndrome Education Day

Colket Translational Research Building
3501 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104  

May 18, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. (ET)

A Forum for Parents, Children and Young Adults

Join us on Saturday, May 18, 2019, for the Division of Nephrology’s first annual Nephrotic Syndrome Education Day.

CHOP and non-CHOP patients and their families are invited to attend this event. The day will feature presentations by clinicians, researchers and patients on a variety of topics related to managing and living with nephrotic syndrome. In addition, there will be an expert and a patient panel that will serve as a Q&A and forum to discuss the topics of the day and answer any questions from the attendees.

Educational and fun activities will be provided for all patients aged 5 years and older.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

RSVP today! 


Free parking will be available in the Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care garage.

Contact information

If you have any questions or for more information, please contact Joann Panus at

The Education Day is sponsored by GLEAN (Glomerular Disease Learning Network) and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia's Pediatric Center of Excellence in Nephrology.