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Eight Ways You Can Celebrate National Donate Life Month

Eight Ways You Can Celebrate National Donate Life Month

Posted March 28, 2018 in News Category

National Donate Life Month is designed to help encourage Americans to register as organ, eye, and tissue donors and to celebrate those who have saved lives through the gift of donation.

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Mid-America Transplant Celebrates 2018 National Donate Life Month

Mid-America Transplant Celebrates 2018 National Donate Life Month

Posted March 27, 2018 in News Category

The 2018 National Donate Life Month (NDLM) art was inspired by the image of a rainbow, and Maya Angelou’s quote, “Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.”

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Representatives Cookson and Baringer Facilitate Program to Increase Organ Donor Registration

Representatives Cookson and Baringer Facilitate Program to Increase Organ Donor Registration

Posted February 23, 2018 in News Category

State Rep. Steve Cookson, R-Poplar Bluff, and State Rep. Donna Baringer, D-St. Louis City, successfully facilitated the implementation of a program that will allow Missourians to register to be organ and tissue donors when purchasing a hunting or fishing license from the Missouri Department of Conservation.

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Southeast Missouri Athletics and Mid-America Transplant to Partner During National Donate Life Month

Southeast Missouri Athletics and Mid-America Transplant to Partner During National Donate Life Month

Posted February 16, 2018 in News Category

The Southeast Missouri Department of Athletics and Mid-America Transplant have announced a new partnership aimed at raising awareness about organ, eye and tissue donation while honoring and celebrating organ and tissue donors, donor families, and transplant recipients.

 

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Diane Brockmeier Joins Baldrige Foundation Board of Directors, Seeks to Inspire Organizations to Achieve Excellence
Mid-America Transplant Foundation Hosts First Research and Innovation Symposium

Mid-America Transplant Foundation Hosts First Research and Innovation Symposium

Posted January 29, 2018 in News Category

Clinical researchers who have received funding from the Mid-America Transplant Foundation, presented progress on their research, which is expected to impact donation and transplantation within the next three to five years.

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Facebook is changing.</br> Here’s how you can continue to interact with us on Facebook!

Facebook is changing.
Here’s how you can continue to interact with us on Facebook!

Posted January 24, 2018 in News Category

You’ve probably heard that Facebook is making changes to its news feed. As a result, you may no longer see our posts in your news feed. 

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Mid-America Transplant Reports A Record-Breaking Year; <br/> Organs Transplanted from Local Donors Exceeds 700 for the First Time in 2017

Mid-America Transplant Reports A Record-Breaking Year;
Organs Transplanted from Local Donors Exceeds 700 for the First Time in 2017

Posted January 18, 2018 in News Category

A historic number of organ donations in Mid-America Transplant’s service area led to more lives saved than in any other year in its history. Mid-America Transplant facilitated the recovery of 718 lifesaving organs from 223 selfless, heroic organ donors in 2017.

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Donor Family Honors Donors at Holiday of Lights

Donor Family Honors Donors at Holiday of Lights

Posted December 11, 2017 in Donor Family News

Rhonda Robert knows how difficult the holidays can be without a loved one. That’s why she was inspired to create an organ and tissue donor memorial for donor families in southeast Missouri by honoring their loved ones at the Holiday of Lights display at Cape County Parks. 

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Mid-America Transplant Foundation Awards More Than $550,000 In Research Funding

Mid-America Transplant Foundation Awards More Than $550,000 In Research Funding

Posted November 27, 2017 in News Category

The Foundation’s Clinical Innovation Fund aims to support research that will impact transplantation within 3-5 years.

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