Join us for the 2017 Donate Life Symposium and Celebration on Thursday, May 18th, 2017 at the Saratoga Hilton in Saratoga Springs, New York! This year’s theme is Mission: Possible, a testimony to the lifesaving impact that all of our healthcare partners, volunteers, donor families and community advocates have in the work that they do to help make more life possible. For information and to register go to: www.cdtsymposium.com!

Morning Session:

10:30 AM: Registration

11 AM: Welcome

11:15 – 12:00 PM: Plenary Session – Addressing the Heroin Epidemic in the Donation & Transplantation Community: Chris Curran, New England Donor Services

12:15  – 1:15 PM:  Breakout Sessions (Attendees choose one):

A. Saving Lives: Increasing the Number of Registered Donors in New York State: Aisha Tator, Executive Director of the New York Alliance for Donation (NYAD)

B. Breaking New Ground: Making More Life Possible:  CDT Staff

Afternoon Session:

 1:15-2 pm: Lunch & Networking

2:15 – 3:15 pm: Breakout Sessions (Attendees choose one):

A. Saving Lives: Increasing the Number of Registered Donors in New York State: Aisha Tator, Executive Director of the New York Alliance for Donation (NYAD)

B. Breaking New Ground: Making More Life Possible:  CDT Staff

3:30 – 4 pm: Afternoon Plenary Session: Connect to Purpose: Dr. Chris Kjolhede, MD, MPH, Bassett Healthcare Network & Donor Father

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ANCC Accredited Approver number A0012 (60 minute contact hour).

Celebration

4:00 – 4:30 PM: Registration for Donate Life Celebration

4:30 – 5:30 PM: Cocktail Hour/Registration for evening portion

5:30 pm – 6:30 PM: Dinner

6:30 – 6:50 PM: Key Note Speaker, Anna King (transplant recipient)

7 pm – 8 PM: Awards Ceremony

Registration


Cost of Attendance:

Regular price: $35 now – May 9th, 2017

Late registration price: $50 after May 9th

Registration automatically closes on May 15th, 2017.