A Salute to Pioneers in Transplant Medicine
11am – 2pm, Thursday, May 2, 2019
Olympia Fields Country Club
You are cordially invited to join us for brunch as we raise awareness about critical health issues in our community.
Keynote speaker: Dr. Dinee Simpson, of Northwestern Medicine Kovlar Organ Transplantation Center
>>You must register by April 25th to attend this event.<<
About the Event
The South Suburban Chicago (IL) Chapter of the Links, Inc. is hosting an awareness luncheon for leaders and influencers within the African American community. Attendees will include local pastors, first ladies, political officials, community organization presidents, and business leaders. In addition to critical education, attendees will have the opportunity to share their stories and experiences.
Event Sponsoring Organizations:
Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Network serves as the federally designated not-for-profit organ procurement organization that coordinates organ and tissue donation and services to families of donors in the northern three-quarters of Illinois and northwest Indiana. Their mission is to save and enhance the lives of as many people as possible through organ and tissue donation.
National Kidney Foundation of Illinois (NKFI) improves the health and well-being of people at risk for or affected by kidney disease through prevention, education and empowerment.
The NKFI is a lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. As pioneers of scientific research and innovation, the NKFI focuses on the whole patient through the lens of kidney health. Relentless in their work, they improve lives through action, education and accelerating change.
CareDx, Inc.: Transforming Transplant Patient Care Through Novel Surveillance Management Solutions
CareDx, Inc. is dedicated to improving the lives of organ transplant patients through noninvasive diagnostics. By combining the latest advances in genomics and bioinformatics technology, with a commitment to generating high quality clinical evidence through trials and registries, CareDx strives to stay at the forefront of organ transplant surveillance solutions.
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