Events

2017 Symposium on Organ & Tissue Donation

Thursday, September 28, 2017
Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott, Newark, NJ

7:00am - 8:30am Check-In & Continental Breakfast
8:30am - 5:00pm  Sessions (lunch provided)
5:30pm - 7:30pm  Networking Reception (cash bar)
in partnership with the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce

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Join us for a day of education and networking as we focus on the critical role
YOU play in saving and enhancing lives through organ and tissue donation.

Learn innovative and best practices, meet fellow members of the donation and transplant community
and become a certified volunteer at this exciting program. 

All Are Welcome - New Sessions Available! 

Sessions for:

Healthcare Professionals  Nurses  Physicians  Faith Leaders  Caregivers  Living Donors 
First Responders  Administrators  Volunteers  Donor Families  Transplant Recipients
Donations Advocates  Patients Waiting  Funeral Directors  Educators  Students  Social Workers
...and more!

Topics include:

Myths & Misconceptions
Understanding the Donor Registry
World Religions & Multicultural Outreach
Organ & Tissue Donation Process*
Living Donation
Factors of Organ & Tissue Recovery
Current Trends in Donation
Speaking from the Heart
Transplant Laboratory Testing & Matching
"Behind the Scenes" of Transplant Surgery
Laws Governing Organ & Tissue Donation
Transplant Waitlist & Allocation Process
Sharing Volunteer Best Practices
...and more! 

*This activity has been submitted to New Jersey Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours.

To learn more, please contact Veronica Horvath.

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