March 10, 2019 – Decatur Memorial Hospital will host a free educational seminar celebrating World Kidney Day, Thursday, March 14, from 5 p.m. to 7: 30 p.m. in the DMH Classrooms.
DMH Kidney Specialists Mohammed Dawood, MD, Mohammad Hasnain, MD, and M. Mustansar Qureshi, MD will discuss risk factors, early detection of kidney disease, basic management and issues related to dialysis and transplantation. The presentation will conclude with guest speaker Yifei (Alex) Sun, MD, Vascular Surgeon, DMH Vein & Vascular Institute discussing Vascular Access.
“It is crucial that we encourage and facilitate education, early detection and a healthy life style starting at birth and continuing through to old age, to combat the increase of preventable kidney damage,” said Dr. Hasnain.
Refreshments will be served. Dialysis Units and DMH Kidney Specialists will be available for questions. Please call 217-876-2850 to register or visit https://www.dmhcares.com/events/world-kidney-day/