June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011
Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 1184 June is declared as the National Kidney Month. It aims to increase public awareness on the importance and care of the kidneys as well as the prevention and control of kidney ailments.
This year’s theme is “Bato Kong Alay, Bago Mong Buhay”. The National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) will spearhead the celebration in cooperation with the Philippine Society of Nephrology (PSN) and the Philippine Urological Association (PSA).