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Seven Ways You Can Celebrate National Donate Life Month

Seven Ways You Can Celebrate National Donate Life Month

Posted March 30, 2017 in News Category

Celebrated in April each year, NDLM is a month-long observance of local, regional and national activities to help encourage Americans to register as organ, eye and tissue donors and to celebrate those that have saved lives through the gift of donation.

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Donate Life America and Mid-America Transplant Celebrate National Donate Life Month in April

Donate Life America and Mid-America Transplant Celebrate National Donate Life Month in April

Posted March 27, 2017 in News Category

National Donate Life Month is about saving and healing lives through organ, eye, tissue and living donation. 

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Dr. Sreelatha Varma’s “Dream” benefits Family House

Dr. Sreelatha Varma’s “Dream” benefits Family House

Posted March 17, 2017 in News Category

A self-taught artist, Dr. Sreelatha Varma will open on March 31 her latest art show called “Dream” at Grafica Fine Art & Custom Framing. The event will benefit the Mid-America Transplant Foundation and Family House.

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Mid-America Transplant Foundation Awards Grant to Open Grief Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Mid-America Transplant Foundation Awards Grant to Open Grief Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas

Posted March 2, 2017 in News Category

The Mid-America Transplant Foundation awarded a $50,000 grant to support a grief center, which will provide services to families in northeast Arkansas and southeast Missouri.

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New Illinois Legislation Would Allow 16- and 17-Year-Olds to join Organ and Tissue Donor Registry

New Illinois Legislation Would Allow 16- and 17-Year-Olds to join Organ and Tissue Donor Registry

Posted February 2, 2017 in News Category

Secretary of State Jesse White initiated legislation that would allow 16- and 17-year-olds to register for the state’s First Person Consent Organ/Tissue Donor Registry when they receive their driver’s license or identification card.

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Mid-America Transplant Reports Record Number of Tissue Donors in 2016;<br>Second-Highest Year for Organ Donations in the Service Area

Mid-America Transplant Reports Record Number of Tissue Donors in 2016;
Second-Highest Year for Organ Donations in the Service Area

Posted January 27, 2017 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant marked a record number of tissue donations, totaling 1,662 donors throughout eastern Missouri, southern Illinois and northeast Arkansas in 2016.

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Mid-America Transplant Foundation awards more than $780,000 in clinical and pre-clinical research grants aimed at saving more lives

Mid-America Transplant Foundation awards more than $780,000 in clinical and pre-clinical research grants aimed at saving more lives

Posted November 14, 2016 in News Category

The funding marks an important milestone in the history of the Foundation as it seeks to improve transplantation by supporting clinical and pre-clinical research.

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Diane Brockmeier Named Recipient of Inaugural Healthcare Accomplishment Recognition Award

Diane Brockmeier Named Recipient of Inaugural Healthcare Accomplishment Recognition Award

Posted September 27, 2016 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant Chief Executive Officer and President Diane Brockmeier was one of 12 recipients of the inaugural Healthcare Accomplishment Recognition Award from the St. Louis chapter of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association.

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Diane Brockmeier Receives Most Influential Business Women Award

Diane Brockmeier Receives Most Influential Business Women Award

Posted August 15, 2016 in News Category

Mid-America Transplant President and CEO Diane Brockmeier was among the honorees of the St. Louis Business Journal’s 2016 Most Influential Business Women award ceremony on Friday. 

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National Donor Registry Coming to iPhone this Fall

National Donor Registry Coming to iPhone this Fall

Posted July 5, 2016 in News Category

Apple and Donate Life America annouces iPhone users will be able to sign up to be a donor.

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