Join us at this year’s Donate Life Symposium and Celebration on May 18th, 2017 at the Hilton Saratoga in Saratoga Springs for a day long opportunity to provide our hospital partners with tools and resources to help maximize the gifts of organ, eye and tissue donation and celebrate all the Donate Life Champions that help make donation “Mission: Possible!”

New this year: Valet parking is included in the price of this year’s ticket! 

Event Outline:

Symposium:

10:30-11 am: Registration

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

12:15 pm – 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. HIV and Organ Donation: What is Possible: CDT Staff 

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. HIV and Organ Donation: What is Possible: CDT Staff 

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

*CEUs to be awarded pending approval

Celebration:

**Suggested Dress: This is a celebration, with a “Mission: Possible” theme! Feel free to dress up a little and join in on the fun.**

4:30 – 5:30: Cocktail hour featuring live music, a photobooth and a prizewheel!

5:30 – 6:30: Dinner

6:30: Donate Life Celebration Awards Ceremony

 

Please note: Registration will close automatically on 5/15/2017. 

 

For more information and to register, please go to: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07edgcjhc701493964&llr=6fs5oylab

Save Lives through Donation & Transplant. Register now and become a donor!