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From the NY Times: Finding Organ Donors Concealed in Plain Sight

01 Sep 2016 8:51 AM | Cathy Teal (Administrator)


Finding Organ Donors Concealed in Plain Sight

David Bornstein

Second of two articles.

Last June, after it became clear that their 3-month-old son, Nathan, needed a liver transplant, Rob and Christina Whitehead of Mokena, Ill., created a Facebook page to tell his story. Word spread quickly. “More than a hundred people called our donor hotline,” recalled Talia B. Baker, director of the Living Donor Liver Transplant program at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Read entire story here: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/17/opinion/finding-organ-donors-concealed-in-plain-sight.html?smid=fb-share&register=facebook

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