About ASN

David M. White, Chair

ASN Biography

David M. (Dave) White, a health care consultant with expertise in patient-centered care, patient engagement, and kidney disease awareness and prevention, is a grateful kidney transplant recipient and a veteran of in-center, in-center nocturnal, and peritoneal dialysis. Dave is pursuing a degree in Health Systems Management at the University of Maryland University College and majored in Mathematical Studies at Yale University. Dave serves on the boards of directors of the American Association of Kidney Patients, the Kidney Health Initiative, and the Veterans Transplantation Association, chairs the Kidney Health Initiative Patient and Family Partnership Council, co-chairs the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute's Advisory Panel on Patient Engagement, and is a member of the ESRD NCC Health Services Advisory Group, the National Kidney Foundation Kidney Advocacy Committee, and the Quality Insights Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition Patient Advisory Committee. He enjoys public speaking, writing and exercise, and has made regional and national television appearances as a health care advocate. A United States Army veteran.

Dave lives in Hillcrest Heights, Maryland with his wife and hero Hilva.