Join the Movement: Hawaii’s Kidney Summit 2024 for Community Health Empowerment

Kidney Summit

The National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii (NKFH) recognizes the need for a cohesive community action plan to address the growing impact of kidney disease on population health. As a result, NKFH is organizing Hawaii’s first Kidney Stakeholder Summit on April 11, 2024, at the Ko’olau Ballrooms & Conference Center to analyze the burden of kidney disease and related conditions in Hawaii and discuss the impact on patient health outcomes, healthcare costs, and health inequities. This vital event aims to unite a broad range of stakeholders in a collaborative effort to tackle kidney disease and its significant impact on the health of our population.

The Critical Challenge of Kidney Disease

Kidney disease remains a stealthy adversary, often going unnoticed until it reaches advanced stages. The toll it takes on our community is substantial, affecting countless individuals and placing a significant burden on our healthcare system. It’s not just about the numbers; it’s about real people whose lives are drastically altered by this condition. By addressing kidney disease, we’re aiming to improve the quality of life for our community members and reduce the strain on healthcare resources.

Summit Goals: A Focus on Health Outcome

At the Hawaii Kidney Summit, we’re setting the stage for open and productive discussions on the scope of kidney disease in Hawaii and its profound effects on public health. We are inviting voices from healthcare systems, clinical providers, payor health plans, academic & research institutions, government agencies, medical companies, corporate entities, local businesses, community organizations, and patients to come together to formulate a collective response to that will empower us to prioritize health and wellbeing in Hawaii.

Be a Part of the Solution

This summit is a unique opportunity for action, insight, and collaboration. With Governor Josh Green as our keynote speaker, we’re gearing up for a day filled with meaningful dialogue and innovative ideas. It’s happening on Thursday, April 11, from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM, and it’s an opportunity for you to make a real difference in how we approach kidney health in our state.

How to Get Involved

If you’re committed to enhancing health outcomes and addressing the challenge of kidney disease in Hawaii, we invite you to join us. Your participation is crucial. RSVP by registering at Together, we can pave the way to a healthier future for all.


The Hawaii Kidney Summit organized by the National Kidney Foundation of Hawaii is more than an event; it’s a movement towards a healthier community. It reflects our collective commitment to tackling kidney disease and improving the health and well-being of our population. By joining this summit, you’re not just participating in a conference; you’re becoming part of a broader effort to enhance the quality of life for everyone in Hawaii. Let’s join forces for a healthier tomorrow.

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