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For physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains, community leaders and students

Transplant Symposium

6

th

Annual

"Transplantation Disparities: Celebrating 25 Years of Saving Lives"

Friday | March 18, 2016 | 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Gift of Life Michigan | 3861 Research Park Drive | Ann Arbor, MI 48101

Organizations wishing to participate should contact Jennifer Tislerics at jtislerics@giftoflifemichigan.org or

800-482-4881, ext. 1048.

Michigan Minority Patients

Currently Waiting For a Transplant

February 1, 2016

African

American

Hispanic

Middle Eastern

Kidney

Liver

Heart

Lung

Kidney/Pancreas

Kidney/Liver

Pancreas

Kidney/Heart

Intestine

Kidney/Dual

Heart/Lung

Heart/Liver

Pancreas/Intestine

 

TOTAL

 

Receive Organ Transplant YTD

Received Organ Transplant in 2015

1,173

38

23

5

18

8

6

2

1

0

0

0

0

 

1,274

 

 

22

 

231

98

17

1

0

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

 

119

 

 

2

 

31

55

4

0

0

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

 

61

 

 

1

 

19

Every day hundreds of people in our state are in need of other tissues such as heart valves, veins, tendons, bone, and corneas in order to survive or maintain their quality of life.

Detroit MOTTEP Foundation

736 Lothrop  Detroit  MI  48206

PH (313) 875-9055   FAX (313) 875-9058