Advocacy

How are we advocating for Kidney Cancer?  Find out HERE

In the News

What’s the latest in the news regarding Kidney Cancer? Read below

  • kidney cancer summit

IKCC Global Kidney Cancer Summit 2019

April 6th, 2019|Comments Off on IKCC Global Kidney Cancer Summit 2019

Our President, Bryan Lewis represented KidneyCan at the 9th global summit for Kidney Cancer in Lisbon, Portugal. IKCC (International Kidney Cancer Coalition) hosted the event and is an international patient advocacy organization for kidney

Clinical trials are vital to Medical Research

March 30th, 2019|Comments Off on Clinical trials are vital to Medical Research

My husband is participating in a first in human or Phase 1 clinical trial.  This trial is for kidney cancer and being conducted at The National Institutes of Health (NIH).  I'll be writing about

  • NCI leader in kidney cancer

NCI Leader in Kidney Cancer

March 29th, 2019|Comments Off on NCI Leader in Kidney Cancer

Bryan Lewis, Ralph & Brenda Knapp, founders of KidneyCan had the pleasure of sitting down with NCI leader in Kidney Cancer, Dr. Rampasad (‘Ram’) Srinivasan. It was exciting to

Letter submitted to Congressional Leadership

March 28th, 2019|Comments Off on Letter submitted to Congressional Leadership

KidneyCan submitted a letter to the Congressional leadership of the House Appropriations Committee in early March. The letter was hand delivered by KidneyCan's President, Bryan Lewis to the various leadership offices on Monday, March

First In Human: So Far, So Good

March 28th, 2019|Comments Off on First In Human: So Far, So Good

My husband Ralph is in his 4th day of a First In Human clinical trial at NIH.  He is patient #3.  My last update was Day zero:  T-Cell Infusion Day. So far, so good. 

Our Communities

Smart Patients is an online community where patients and their families learn from each other. Patients can be extraordinarily knowledgeable about their disease. Get information and support from patients who have expertise to share with you.