Matt will address the benefits of physical exercise for transplant recipients. Join us for a light dinner followed by Matt's presentation on this important topic.
May Membership Meeting
Monday, May 18th at 6:30pm
Skin Cancer - Risks for Transplant Recipients
Sherrif F. Ibrahim, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Ibrahim will discuss the particular skin cancer risks that all transplant recipients face as a result of their compromised immune systems, and how these risks can be minimized. Join us for what promises to be a very interesting talk. A light dinner will also be served.
Annual June TAO Picnic!
Monday, June 15th at 5pm
Buckland Park Lodge
1341 Westfall Road, Rochester, NY 14618
Adults - $10, Children under 15 - $5
Make your reservation by June 6th by mailing your check to TAO, P.O. Box 23552, Rochester, NY 14692-3552. Include the names of attendees and the number of adults/children. In the meantime, put the date on your calendar! Same location as last year.
April 2015 is National Donate Life Month!!
A number of events are scheduled for this month in the Rochester area to promote organ, eye, and tissue donation and to recognize those who have given the "Gift of Life". Details of those events can be found by following this link
A BBC documentary that follows several patients who receive the Gift of Life from a single organ donor. Britain, like the United States, struggles with a shortage of organs for transplant. (59 minutes)