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May 29, 2014, 11:00 ET

Renal Physicians Association's (RPA) Annual Capitol Hill Day

 On May 30th, nephrologists and kidney patients from across the country will convene in Washington to participate in the Renal Physicians...

May 01, 2014, 11:02 ET

RPA Advocates for Extending Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage and Increased Funding for Kidney Research

Today RPA joins 14 other kidney organizations to promote changes in kidney care on Capitol Hill. Participants in Kidney Community Advocacy Day...

Apr 14, 2014, 13:04 ET

The Renal Physicians Association Releases App for Improving Dialysis Decisions and Quality of Life for Kidney Patients

The Renal Physicians Association released a free iPad app to assist nephrologists with shared decision-making (SDM) and pain and symptom management...

Apr 08, 2014, 10:00 ET

Balboa Nephrology Medical Group, Inc. (BNMG) Receives Renal Physicians Association 2014 Exemplary Practice Award

The Renal Physicians Association (RPA) acknowledged the expertise and contributions of Balboa Nephrology Medical Group, Inc., based in San Diego,...

Feb 04, 2014, 12:00 ET

The Renal Physicians Association Celebrates Special Milestone

The Renal Physicians Association (RPA) will host its 40th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 7:00PM in the Holiday Ballroom of the...

Dec 02, 2013, 12:20 ET

The Renal Physicians Association Celebrates Special Milestone

The Renal Physicians Association (RPA) will host its 40th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 7:00PM in the Holiday Ballroom of the...

Jul 15, 2013, 15:04 ET

The Renal Physicians Association Offers Timely and Informative Meaningful Use Webinar

 Nephrologists face potential losses in practice revenue if they choose not to participate in meaningful use and fail to claim the hardship...

Apr 04, 2011, 14:50 ET

RPA Guideline Assists Physicians, Kidney Failure Patients with Shared Decision-Making about Treatment Options

Dr. Alvin (Woody) Moss presented the recommendations included in the Renal Physicians Association (RPA) 2nd edition of its Clinical Practice...

Mar 30, 2011, 10:00 ET

The Renal Physicians Association Elects New President

The Renal Physicians Association, a national medical specialty association that represents and serves the interests of nephrology practitioners in...

Mar 30, 2011, 10:00 ET

La Renal Physicians Association elige nuevo presidente

La Renal Physicians Association (Asociación de Médicos Nefrólogos; RPA, según su sigla en inglés), una asociación...

Mar 12, 2010, 10:00 ET

RPA Launches New Website

RPA is pleased to announce the launch of its redesigned website on March 12, 2010 at 7:15 p.m. during its 2010 Annual Meeting at the Renaissance...

Jun 30, 2009, 09:28 ET

Renal Physicians Association Participates in PEAK Campaign

The Renal Physicians Association (RPA) supports Kidney Care Partners (KCP) recently launched Performance Excellence and Accountability in Kidney...

Feb 25, 2009, 11:30 ET

The Renal Physicians Guide to Nephrology Practice, 6th Edition

Whether you're transitioning from training to practice, establishing your own practice or joining an existing practice The Renal Physicians Guide...

Jan 07, 2009, 11:00 ET

Renal Physicians Association 2009 Annual Meeting

CKD Care and Your Practice Culture: Improve Your Performance The Renal Physicians Association 2009 Annual Meeting, "CKD and Your Practice Culture:...

Dec 22, 2008, 11:41 ET

Renal Physicians Association Nephrology Practice Business Benchmarking Survey

How Does Your Practice Compare? In today's economy, it is critical to know how your practice compares to others nationwide -- if your overhead is...

Sep 03, 2008, 01:00 ET

Renal Physicians Association and Forum of ESRD Networks Launch Keeping Kidney Patient Safe Web Site

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Renal Physicians Association (RPA), in partnership with the Forum of End Stage Renal...

Mar 12, 2007, 01:00 ET

Nation's Kidney Doctors Express Concern Over U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Health Advisory on Anemia Drugs

ROCKVILLE, Md, March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the FDA's recent public health advisory citing potential dangers of overusing...

Oct 12, 2004, 01:00 ET

Renal Physicians Association's Nephrology Coverage Advisory Panel Announces 'Action Agenda' for Nephrologists at Second Annual Symposium

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Renal Physicians Association's (RPA) Nephrology Coverage Advisory Panel (nCAP), today announced a...