Plans to Open First Pediatric Transplant House Underway | KAALTV.com

July 31, 2016 07:39 PM(ABC 6 News) — Parking for the Olmsted County Fair this past week may have been difficult, but one local business charged a $5 fee for attendees to park in their convenient lot. The twist is that the money will go towards a charity that is currently in the works. Cy’s Read more about Plans to Open First Pediatric Transplant House Underway | KAALTV.com[…]

Psychological rejection of the transplanted organ and graft dysfunctio | TRRM

Abstract: Interdisciplinary studies suggest that the mental representations of the transplanted organ may have a significant effect on the healing process. The objective of this study was to examine the representations of the transplanted organ and their relationship with emotional and mood factors, illness perceptions, and the functioning of the transplanted organ. One hundred and Read more about Psychological rejection of the transplanted organ and graft dysfunctio | TRRM[…]

5 Keys to a Successful Organ Transplant Program | HealthLeaders Media

Michelle Ponte, June 2, 2016 Health systems are tasked with managing increasingly complex and tightly regulated clinical programs and payer pressures, as well as strategizing new ways to compete for patients and organ donors. This article first appeared in the June 2016 issue of HealthLeaders magazine. Just a few decades ago, organ transplantation was still Read more about 5 Keys to a Successful Organ Transplant Program | HealthLeaders Media[…]

SRTR hosting information webinar for all transplant patients and families

Here’s a chance for transplant families to give their feedback.  Join SRTR webinar about the tiered outcome assessments and their new website. Register today: https://goo.gl/Hxyr2C  The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) plans to host an informational webinar  for all patients and families.  This includes our living donors too.  The webinar is about the new Read more about SRTR hosting information webinar for all transplant patients and families[…]

Transplant Families Resource Fair in Phoenix

Transplant Families Resource Fair in Phoenix Phoenix, AZ––Transplant families will be hosting a community resource fair, April 4th. This free event will be held 5:30 to 7:30 pm that Tuesday. The resource fair is intended to inform transplant families and the public of the many services available to them throughout the community. It will be located at Phoenix Children’s hospital with assistance from Read more about Transplant Families Resource Fair in Phoenix[…]

Fundraiser planned for Pineville girl recovering from transplant

Miranda Klein , mklein@thetowntalk.com 9:34 a.m. CT Jan. 20, 2017 A “Star Wars”-themed fundraiser benefiting the Pineville girl recovering from a lifesaving transplant is planned for Feb. 4. The T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum is hosting “A Force for Kylie” to raise money for one of their regular visitors and volunteers. In addition to regular museum Read more about Fundraiser planned for Pineville girl recovering from transplant[…]

Morbidity from CMV Infection in Transplant Patients

Panelists: Harry Erba, MD, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Roy Chemaly, MD, MPH, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Mark Levis, MD, PhD, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center talk about CMV and how it used to effect transplant patients and the therapies they can use now to help. Published Online: Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 Source: Morbidity Read more about Morbidity from CMV Infection in Transplant Patients[…]

Kidney chains now an option for children waiting for transplant in Seattle | KOMO

SEATTLE — Belinda Hudson and her son Nigel Dalton were first in the hospital together 19 years ago. That was for his birth. This time, it’s his rebirth. Nigel was born with irreversible kidney damage and recently started dialysis. “He was becoming increasingly fatigued, having a poor appetite and there was just changes in him Read more about Kidney chains now an option for children waiting for transplant in Seattle | KOMO[…]