Dr. Crystal Gadegbeku

(A health fair at Temple Hospital on World Kidney Day.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Temple Hospital Marks ‘World Kidney Day’ With Health Fair and Advice

On World Kidney Day, awareness events were being held around the globe, including here in Philadelphia.


(Jordan Albuck, wearing a yellow ribbon designating him a kidney recipient, gets a check-up from Dr. Crystal Gadegbeku.  Kidney donors got similar ribbons, but red, at today's event.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

Temple Hospital Holds Health Fair To Mark World Kidney Day

Dr. Crystal Gadegbeku, section chief of Temple University’s Division of Nephrology and associate professor at the medical school, says she’s thrilled for the opportunity to educate people about kidney disease and promote kidney donation.