RMTI Events

April 2nd
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
Stern Auditorium
12 Noon

April 9th
"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

April 9th
"Hate the Wait" - Organ Donor Awareness Table
Guggenheim Pavilion - Cafeteria Entrance
This table will be staffed by NYODN, RMTI staff and patients

April 10th
"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
Contact: Lindsay.Clayton@mountsinai.org

April 11th
Donate Life Green and Blue Day
Wear colors of donate life and /or your Awareness t-shirt.

April 11th
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
4-82 Icahn
12 Noon
Contact: Elsa.Myers@mountsinai.org

April 12th
"Guts and The City"
Intestinal Rehab and Transplant Symposium
Hess Center
8 am - 6 pm
www.mssm.edu/cme/courses

April 17th
RMTI Lecture Series: "Living Donation: An Update at RMTI"
Speaker: Dianne Lapointe Rudow
4-82 Icahn
12 Noon
Contact: Elsa.Myers@mountsinai.org

April 26th
"Remember and Rejoice"
TRIO (Transplant Recipients International Organization) Honors Donors and Donor Families
St. Patrick's Cathedral
2-4 PM
Contact: Triom@aol.com

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:

June 8th
American Liver Foundation's Liver Life Walk
Clinton Cove in Hudson River Park
Contact: Cynthia.Banya@mountsinai.org

November 9th
National Kidney Foundation Walk
Foley Square Park
Contact: Ariella Tomback

Sharyn Kreitzer, MSW
Director, Outreach
212-659-8027 (Office)
646-537-9295 (Efax)