Welcome to the Transplant Awareness Organization of Greater Rochester (TAO)
- Providing support, understanding, education, and resources for transplant recipients, candidates, and their families
- Working actively in the community to promote organ, eye, and tissue donation
- Membership is not required in order to attend TAO meetings. Guests are very welcome!
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Featured Upcoming Events
May Membership Meeting
May 20th, at 6:00pm - Christ Episcopal, Pittsford
"Transplant in the Movies"
Richard Demme, M.D.
Dr. Demme will bring movie footage and talk about how Organ Transplantation has been featured in the Movies!
Join us for a night at the movies - Appetizers and Popcorn included!!
May Lung Luncheon
Thursday, May 16th at noon
Hicks and McCarthy
23 S Main Street, Pittsford
Printing a Human Kidney
Here is another video of a TED talk by Anthony Atala on the subject of organ generation. In it he demonstrates some of the work that is going on in 3D printing of solid organs!
(The video is best viewed full screen. Simply click on the icon on the bottom right of the video. To go back to the small size video click "Esc".)