Strange Boat - Organ Donation Awareness



Teenager's moving video about CF

Triona Priestly, a 15 year old Dublin girl passed away last year from cystic fibrosis and in this video she speaks frankly about living with CF and the importance of organ donation.

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Heart transplant recipient remembered

Family and friends of the late Austin Dobson, came together for a fundraising event in Oldcastle in Co. Meath (January 21st)  to remember and celebrate Austin's life and to raise awareness of the importance of organ donation. 

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Prof Egan talks about organ donation

Professor Jim Egan, Director of Organ Donation & Transplant Ireland recently spoke on the Today with Sean O'Rourke programme on the release of the annual report of the ODTI.

Read more: Prof Egan talks about organ donation


Living Donor Programme highlighted

A living kidney donor was featured on the RTE Claire Byrne Live Show on Monday, 13th February, highlighting the very important and effective  living kidney donation programme.

Read more: Living Donor Programme highlighted


Call for 2nd Kidney Transplanting Hospital

At the launch of the 2016 Organ Donor Awareness Week (2nd April - 9th April), the IKA called for a second kidney transplanting hospital, predicting that the 2,000 number of people on dialysis now will be 3,000 in ten year's time. 

Read more: Call for 2nd Kidney Transplanting Hospital


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