HOW DOES THE PROGRAM WORK?
The program consists of six meetings, held once a month.
Each meeting will last approximately two hours.
Each meeting will discuss a different topic to help the Live Donor Champion and patient identify potential live donors.
Each Live Donor Champion and patient will be encouraged to use the information and skills learned at each meeting to begin looking for potential donors and spreading awareness about live donation.
WHAT WILL BE DISCUSSED AT THE SESSIONS?
Meeting 1: Introduction to Kidney Transplantation and Live Donation
Meeting 2: Initiating a Conversation with Potential Live Donor Candidates
Meeting 3: Whom Should I Speak To? Identifying a Social Network
Meeting 4: Success Stories - Live Donor and Recipient Panel
Meeting 5: Transplant Surgeon and Transplant Nephrologist Panel
Meeting 6: Program Recap