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Patient Education Events

The Kidney Cancer Association is proud to offer several education events for patients, caregivers, and anyone affected by kidney cancer. Learn more about each event and check back often for newly added ones!

Houston, TX–June 14, 2024

We’ve partnered with UT MD Anderson Cancer Center for an in-person education event!

Topics include:

  • A review of treatment options: surgery, radiation, ablation, and medications
  • Managing side effects
  • Rare kidney cancers
  • Patient stories, and much more!

Virtual–September 21, 2024

KCA’s signature patient education event: our Virtual Patient Symposium!

Topics include:

  • Kidney cancer basics
  • Understanding radiology reports
  • Simulated provider tumor board with example kidney cancer cases
  • Optimizing kidney health after kidney cancer surgery
  • Managing the many emotions a kidney cancer diagnosis may create
  • The important role caregivers play
  • Patient and caregiver stories, and more!

Check back for more upcoming events!

Catch up on previous patient and caregiver education events!

2023 Virtual Patient Symposium

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2022 Virtual Patient Symposium

2021 Virtual Patient Symposium

2020 Virtual Patient Symposium