THe kidney study

Thank you, Participants!


Thank you so much for participating in the “Effective Communication between Kidney Specialists and Their Patients” study! We appreciate your time and support.



1/12/2024: We are pleased to report we have enrolled 268 patients, 71 caregivers and 68 nephrologists (32 control, 36 intervention) across 10 study sites. This study is now closed to enrollment and follow-up data collection will continue for 2 more years.


As of 1/12/2024, there are 268 patients, 71 family members and 68 nephrologists participating in this study at 10 sites across the United States.


Have general questions/comments/suggestions about the study? Please feel free to call or email the study manager directly:


Kyle Bushaw

phone: 608-265-2904


Stay tuned!