Four Bertie County Citizens Serve as Local Spokespersons

March 18, 2015

New billboards serve as part of the Kidney Education Outreach Program’s media campaign. Three KEOP billboards made their debut in Bertie County this month. Local spokespersons: Mary Davis, Cashie Medical Center; Bill Pittman, pharmacist/proprietor of Pittman’s Pharmacy; Venita Thompson, director … Continued

Martin County Senior Citizen Center Hosts KEOP Screening

March 18, 2015

A total of 70 at-risk citizens were screened on February 14. On Thursday, February 14th, the KEOP mobile outreach unit and its team of Lynn McCoy, Beverly Rodegast, Jeffrey Jackson, Donna Harward, Caroline Jennette and Joe Piscitello traveled to Williamston … Continued

Prominent Nephrologist Discusses Gitelman Syndrome

March 18, 2015

Dr. H.J. Gitelman was the honored guest nephrologist speaker. UNC Kidney Center trainees and faculty were delighted that Dr. H.J. Gitelman returned to campus this week to discuss Gitelman Syndrome in the context of two patients with a similar condition. … Continued

Spring 2008 KEOP Screenings

March 18, 2015

Some highlights of kidney screenings from the spring of 2008. KEOP Screening Team Travels to Mt Gilead The KEOP sponsored a health fair for senior citizens at the Highland Community Center in Mt.Gilead on Thursday, March 20th. Mary Graves, KEOP’s … Continued

Summer 2008 KEOP Screenings

March 18, 2015

Some highlights of kidney screenings from the summer of 2008. Community Hospital in Windsor Temperatures in the high nineties, beautiful skies and a stiff breeze greeted the KEOP team during their trip to Bertie Memorial Hospital (BMC) on Wednesday, June … Continued