Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (OPDC) announced the launch of NephU (www.nephu.org) (formerly PKDnetwork), a community and online resource library designed for health care professionals working in nephrology (study of the kidney) to help engage, collaborate, and share resources for people living with kidney disease. NephU offers its members access to a growing on-demand library of educational materials, tools, including disease simulators, and resources curated for the health care community caring for individuals with kidney disease.
Through a variety of formats including video, audio, webinars, podcasts, and social media, NephU members gain insights from nephrology thought leaders, a team of community advisors with expertise in kidney disease. According to Reza Moghadam, PharmD, MBA, senior director of Field Medical Affairs at OPDC, the community plans to offer a variety of resources and tools for polycystic kidney disease and other hereditary kidney diseases, general chronic kidney disease, anemia associated with chronic kidney disease, renal replacement therapy options, and behavioral health for people living with kidney conditions.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a global health care company with the corporate philosophy, “Otsuka–people creating new products for better health worldwide.” Otsuka researches, develops, manufactures, and markets innovative products, with a focus on pharmaceutical products to meet unmet medical needs and nutraceutical products for the maintenance of everyday health.
This was reported by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company on July 2, 2020.
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