About Kidney & Urology Foundation of America, Inc.
The Kidney & Urology Foundation of America, Inc. (KUFA) is a voluntary, non-profit organization that is dedicated to helping people of all ages avoid the debilitating effects of kidney, urinary, and related diseases and to fostering groundbreaking research that will result in new and more desirable treatments. KUFA strives to achieve their mission by identifying and supporting scientists in the fields of nephrology and urology and by disseminating the results of their innovative research into the everyday lives of people. Furthermore, KUFA works to alleviate the suffering and stigma associated with kidney and urologic diseases through research, education, and advocacy. KUFA provides the leadership necessary to promote better understanding, prevention, and treatment of kidney and urologic diseases though research funding, conferences, and sponsorship of interdisciplinary and multi-hospital initiatives. KUFA brings together organizations and experts in the fields of nephrology and urology, and works cooperatively with academic, not-for-profit, and industry partners who share their mission.