Nursing Grand Rounds: "Hate The Wait" - The Organ Donation Crisis in New York State
Speaker: Helen Irving, CEO New York Organ Donor Network
Guests: Lester Rodriguez, Donor Family Representative
Anthony Greco, Liver Transplant Recipient
"Hate the Wait Walk" - Walk Around Reservoir to Promote Organ Donation Awareness
12 noon - Meet in front of Cafeteria. All walkers get t-shirt and Cafeteria coupon
"Hate the Wait" - Organ Donor Awareness Table
Guggenheim Pavilion - Cafeteria Entrance
This table will be staffed by NYODN, RMTI staff and patients
"Raise Awareness Run Around Reservoir"
Meet 5:15 in front of 1425 Madison.
One free drink at Fox and Fiddle following run for all with Donate Life t-shirts
Donate Life Green and Blue Day
Wear colors of donate life and /or your Awareness t-shirt.
RMTI Lecture Series: "The New York Organ Donor Family Services Program"
Speakers: Ronni Schwartz, Liver Recipient and Donor Family Quilt Coordinator
Glenda Daggert - Kidney Transplant Recipient - Donor Family Letter Program
"Guts and The City"
Intestinal Rehab and Transplant Symposium
8 am - 6 pm
RMTI Lecture Series: "Living Donation: An Update at RMTI"
Speaker: Dianne Lapointe Rudow
"Remember and Rejoice"
TRIO (Transplant Recipients International Organization) Honors Donors and Donor Families
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Donor Awareness Quilt Display: Each quilt square represents the life and memory of an organ donor.
Waiting room - RMTI Administrative Reception and Faculty Practice 12th Floor
Save the Date/Upcoming Events:
American Liver Foundation's Liver Life Walk
Clinton Cove in Hudson River Park
National Kidney Foundation Walk
Foley Square Park
Contact: Ariella Tomback
Sharyn Kreitzer, MSW
Tel: 212-731-RMTI (7684)
Adult Liver Diseases, Liver/Bile Duct Surgery, and Liver Transplantation
Pediatric Liver Diseases/Liver Transplantation Program
Kidney/Pancreas Transplantation Program
Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplantation Program
The Zweig Family Center for Living Donation