Episode 132 – Kidney Function Part 2 Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie
In part 2 of our series on kidney function and disease, Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie discussed various types of dialysis and updates on kidney transplants and systems for finding donors with Dr. Robert L. Benz.
Our guest is nationally recognized as a leader in clinical care, research, and teaching, who practices at Lankenau Hospital.
Sidney Kimmel Medical College,
Thomas Jefferson University
Main Line Health
Your Real Champion® – Phil Gutis was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease at the young age of 54. This former reporter for the NY Times became a champion for the cause of early recognition and treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease. More recently he joined the Board of Directors of “Voices of Alzheimer’s” – a non-profit with the mission to empower people living with or at risk of Alzheimer’s to drive equitable access to innovation in treatment and care.
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Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINK PLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGN for Colon Cancer Awareness.
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