Trump Administration Officials to Receive President’s Medals

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In July 2019, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to launch the Advancing American Kidney Health (AAKH) initiative, creating an unprecedented focus on kidney disease, while also shifting the focus to kidney health. The executive order articulates a unified strategy that will guide the efforts of ASN and the kidney community to improve every aspect of kidney care, research, and education.

For more than a decade, ASN has worked to build bipartisan support throughout all parts of the U.S. government—including the White House, all relevant agencies, and both chambers of Congress—for people with kidney disease, their caregivers, and researchers