RMTI Events

LiveOnNY Run Around the Central Park Reservoir
Staff who participate will be given a LiveOnNY t-shirt and run as a group around the reservoir to promote awareness about donation. Walkers are also welcome to this event. To RSVP for this event, email sara.geatrakas@mountsinai.org.
Tuesday, April 7, 5:15 pm (Meet)                                                                                     
Outside 1425 Madison Avenue

Nursing Grand Rounds: “Organ and Tissue Donation: A Collaborative Effort”
Errol Gordon, MD, Director, Mount Sinai Donor Council, and LiveOnNY staff will present.
Wednesday, April 8, Noon                                                                                                 
Hess Center

Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute Lecture Series: “The Pharmacological Management of a Deceased Organ Donor in the ICU”
Michael DeVita, MD Associate Medical Director, LiveOnNY, will present. To RSVP for this event, email Elsa.Myers@mountsinai.org.
Friday, April 10, Noon                                                                                                       
Icahn Medical Institute, Room 4-82

Blue and Green Day
Wear the colors of National Donate Life or a promotional T shirt. Take photos and send them to John.Ambrose@mountsinai.org for Mount Sinai’s Facebook page.
Friday, April 10

Donate Life Day
This event is sponsored by LiveOnNY and the Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute. Attendees will receive a free shopping bag with give-aways to help them learn about organ donation and transplantation.
Wednesday, April 15, 11 am – 7 pm                                                                                
Whole Foods Market, 97th and Columbus

Live Music
Susie Hochenberg, a living kidney donor, and pianist, will perform.
Thursday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 22, 11 – 11:30 am                                  
Guggenheim 7th Floor Atrium (Near Gift Shop)

Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute Lecture Series: “Geographic Disparities in Liver Transplant”
Dorry Segev, MD, PhD, Associate Vice Chair, Research, Associate Professor, Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medicine, will present. To RSVP for this event, email Elsa.Myers@mountsinai.org.
Friday, April 17, Noon                                                                                                       
Icahn Medical Institute, Room 4-82
                                                                                                                                          
Remember and Rejoice Ceremony
This event is Transplant Recipients International Organization's annual memorial to organ donors and celebration of life. For more information, email TRIO@aol.com.
Saturday, April 18                                                                                                              
St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 5th Avenue

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