Increasing Participation, Dispelling Myths About Donating Organs
The situation regarding donating organs has reached such extreme proportions that doctors are considering using available lungs of smokers, if necessary, as opposed to having access to none at all with the increased need With African Americans having higher rates of hypertension, kidney disease and diabetes, there is a particularly greater need for donating organs such as kidneys in the African American community
Michaels Encourages “Green Living” Through Organ Donation, Adoption
Nancy Michaels, top consultant for America's Fortune 500 companies, believes it's time to take the green movement to the next level. Her personal experiences with organ donation and adoption have shaped her views leading her to believe that both are the ultimate examples in recycling and "going green."
Vancouver Career College Teams Up to Save Lives
College becomes community sponsor, promotes BC Organ Donor Registry
New Study Says Doctors’ Offices -- Not the DMV -- Should Be Where Americans Decide to Become Organ Donors
Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program -- News From Our Scholars
All I Want for Christmas is a Kidney for My Friend -- Michelle’s Angels Foundation Organ Donation Awareness Campaign
The Michelle’s Angels Foundation Inc. (MAF) today announced that it’s sponsoring a kidney organ donation awareness campaign this holiday season. The campaign was conceived in the hopes to identify a kidney donor for one of their Dallas volunteers, Alicia Lee. MAF’s Musical Director and Nashville singer-songwriter artist, Ken Harrell, composed a campaign song titled “Life Lives On.” Harrell’s song is performed by Nashville singer- songwriter Kim Parent.