Jeff Wolin never thought he would be able to use his experience of being a dialysis and transplant recipient in such a meaningful way. Peer to Peer Support is proving to be a valuable addition to the medical community and Cedars Sinai Medical Center has an Ambassador program during kidney transplant clinic to help their patients connect with someone who has been there and share their experiences. “It is a rewarding and amazing experience” say Wolin. Listen to what he has learned, what are common questions he hears and how he got involved.
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Hosted by Lori Hartwell
Lori Hartwell is the Founder & President of Renal Support Network (RSN) and the host of KidneyTalk®, a radio podcast show. Lori was diagnosed with kidney disease at the age of two. In 1993 she founded RSN to instill “health, happiness and hope” into the lives of those affected by chronic kidney disease. Lori is also the author of the inspirational book Chronically Happy: Joyful Living in Spite of Chronic Illness and is a four-time kidney transplant recipient.
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