April is Donate Life Month, which focuses attention on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in Saturday, April 19, at 9 a.m. CT as we discuss organ donation with Good Samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D.¬†There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us!¬†
Myth or Matter of Fact: ¬†I'm not in the best of health, so I probably can't be a donor.
To hear the program LIVE on Saturday, click¬†here.
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For more information about Living Organ Donation go to: ¬†http://www.mayoclinic.org/transplant
¬†The Living Donor Evaluation Form can be found here.
¬†For more information on the 'Clean Margins' study Judy Boughey, M.D., spoke about is found here.¬† ¬†http://mayocl.in/QpXwdB