header image

2021 Kidney Gift of Life Awardees - Dr. Fadi Lakkis and Dr. Aravind Cherukuri



Congratulations to Fadi Lakkis, MD and Aravind Cherukuri, PhD on being the recipients of the 2021 Kidney Gift of Life Awards

Virtually, on March 11th, Dr. Lakkis will receive the Medical Achievement Award which recognizes an outstanding individual in the nephrology and/or transplant community who has made extraordinary contributions in those areas that are part of the National Kidney Foundation's mission to prevent kidney disease, improve the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by this disease, and increase the availability of all organs for transplantation.

Dr. Cherukuri will receive the NKF Rising Star Award which recognizes an exceptional early-career nephrology or transplant professionial whose actions and activities consistently exemplify enthusiasm, commitment, professionalism, and leadership.