Kidney Health Initiative (KHI)

KHI Current Project

Development of a Roadmap for Innovations in Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT)

KHI Workshop - Innovative Alternatives to Renal Replacement Therapy: Developing a Roadmap
Thursday, March 23 – Friday, March 24, 2017

KHI, with involvement from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), hosted a public workshop to discuss the scientific, technical, and regulatory challenges needed to be addressed in a roadmap outlining steps towards bioartificial or bioengineered alternatives to dialysis. The KHI workshop took place on Thursday, March 23 and Friday, March 24 in Silver Spring, MD.

Workshop Program

The workshop's agenda can be viewed by clicking here.

The workshop was sponsored by the Kidney Health Initiative — a public, private partnership between the American Society of Nephrology, the US Food and Drug Administration and more than 75 organizations and companies.