Unveiling the triggers behind kidney failure – World Kidney Day lecture by Dr. Ebun Bamgboye


Lagos Nigeria

Date of event

14 March 2024 

World Kidney Day at St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos Nigeria

In an effort to promote kidney health awareness, offer informative education and resources, and encourage proactive measures for maintaining healthy kidneys, St. Nicholas Hospital is organizing a lecture by our Nephrologist, Dr. Ebun Bamgboye, including free kidney health check-ups for the people of our community at Lagos Island provided by our medical experts.

Theme: “Kidney Health for All – Advancing Equitable Access to Care and Optimal Medication Practice”

Event Date: Thursday, March 14th, 2024

Aim: To raise awareness about kidney health, provide valuable education and resources and empower individuals to take proactive steps towards maintaining healthy kidneys.

Event Schedule:

Free kidney Health Screening by Medical Experts:
St. Nicholas Hospital team of lab scientists, nurses, doctors, and pharmacists will conduct free health screenings for attendees. The screenings will include tests for blood pressure, blood sugar levels, kidney function, and general health assessments. Participants will receive personalized advice and recommendations based on their screening results.

Time: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Venue: St. Nicholas Hospital, 57, Campbell Street, Lagos Island, Lagos Nigeria.

Health Talk on Preventing Kidney Failures by Dr. Ebun Bamgboye:
Dr. Ebun Bamgboye will deliver an informative session on preventing kidney failures, covering topics such as lifestyle factors, diet, and early detection. The talk aims to raise awareness and educate attendees on maintaining kidney health. Also, diving deep to address kidney transplants which has been one of the solutions for ESKD, being done for over 25 years in Nigeria at St. Nicholas Hospital, Lagos.

Time: 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Venue: Conference Room, St. Nicholas Hospital 

Connect Online: https://tkit.ng/stnicholashospital 

Interactive Booths and Educational Materials:
Interactive booths will be set up to provide educational materials, brochures, and resources related to kidney health. Attendees will engage with St. Nicholas healthcare professionals, ask questions, and gather valuable information to help them better understand kidney health and disease prevention.

Time: All Day on World Kidney Day
Venue: OPD waiting room

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