Komo Health Talk: March National Kidney Month-Puget Sound Kidney Centers Pt. 2

Dr. Pamila R. Keech, MD & Kathy Schiro Harvey, MS RD CSR

Dr. Pamila R. Keech, MD, serves as the Chief Medical Officer of Puget Sound Kidney Centers (PSKC). She has worked for twenty- one years in a private nephrology practice and has served as Medical Director for the Lake Washington Kidney Center, Totem Lake Kidney Center and the Peritoneal Dialysis Program for Northwest Kidney Centers. She is a Clinical Instructor for the Nephrology Division of the University of Washington’s Medicine Department.
Dr. Keech received her medical degree from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine in Illinois, and conducted her post-graduate work at Emanuel Hospital and Health Center in Oregon and the University of Washington, where she also completed her fellowship in Nephrology. A recipient of the Seattle Magazine’s “Top, Doc’s” award, Dr. Keech is highly regarded for her dedication to patients and her passion for promoting kidney health throughout the communities she serves. Dr. Keech serves on the board of the Northwest Renal Network.

Kathy Schiro Harvey, MS RD CSR, is Director of Nutrition Services for Puget Sound Kidney Centers in Snohomish County WA. She has worked as a renal dietitian for 35 years, specializing in Chronic Kidney Disease education and dialysis. She has been active in numerous local and national professional organizations and committees to help improve the quality of care for people with CKD. Ms. Harvey is also a nutrition lecturer and preceptor for local Universities including University of Washington, Pacific Lutheran University and Bastyr University. Ms. Harvey received her graduate degree in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Washington and is a Board Certified Specialist in Renal Nutrition by the Academy of Nutrition
and Dietetics.


Please join us as we talk with Pamila R. Keech, MD & Kathy Schiro Harvey, MS RD CSR about March being National Kidney Month – with Puget Sound Kidney Centers