Ultimate Recycling Program- Donate Life Indiana

Have you ever wondered if you should sign up to be an organ donor when you get or renew your Indiana driver’s license? Are you curious about how organ donation works??  Is it worth doing?  Lindsey Johnson, the director for the Donate Life Indiana organization will discuss the organ donation program in visual presentation at Kokomo’s Care for Creation meeting on Thursday, April 12th at Christ Lutheran Church at 7pm. 

     Since 1998, Donate for Life Indiana is the state-authorized nonprofit organization responsible for managing the Indiana Donor Registry.  Its mission is to save lives by creating opportunities for all Indiana citizens to sign up on the official state registry while striving to raise awareness for organ, eye and tissue donation and transplantation.

   Lindsey has worked in the donation field for seven years.  Her presentation will provide more information on advanced biomedical and new technology topic on donation and transplantation.  Topics such as: Heart-in a Box, XVIVO Lung Perfusion, 3-D Printing Organs, The Kidney Project, Chimera Human-Pig Hybrid will be discussed. The audience will be able to learn about the newest information on transplant projects such as the Dr. Canavero Head Transplant, and transplant work at John Hopkins and the Cleveland Clinic.

     There will be time to answer questions at the end of the presentation.  If anyone chooses, they will be able to register at the meeting.

     The meeting is free and open to people from all faith communities as well as interested individuals who want to learn more about this program.  Kokomo Creation Care is an affiliate of Hoosier Interfaith Power and Light.  Our mission is to explore ways to be better stewards of the earth. 

 The meeting will take place at Christ Lutheran Church at 7 pm. 

3401 S. Dixon Rd., Kokomo, Indiana

Fellowship and refreshments may be enjoyed at 6:45 pm.   

We welcome people from all faith communities as well as interested individuals. Our goal is to explore ways to be better stewards of the Earth.  This event is free and open to the public.

For any questions or more information, please contact Carol Chen at carol.4c@gmail.com.


 

WHEN
April 12, 2018 at 7pm - 9pm
WHERE
Christ Lutheran Church - Kokomo
3401 S Dixon Rd
Kokomo, IN 46902
United States
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CONTACT
Carol Chen ·