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Event Details - Virtual Meeting April 21 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Event Registration

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council Meeting: The Importance of Diversity in Saving Lives Through Organ and Tissue Donation

April is Donate Life Month! Did you know that one individual has the power to save 8 lives through organ donation and can heal the lives of 75 people through tissue donation?

Join NJBIA’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council (DE&I) on Thursday, April 21 at 11 a.m. to hear from our expert panelists of individuals whose lives have been personally impacted as they share their life-saving stories. Moderated by Jackie Lue Raia, President at ALEXENA Consulting, LLC.

Panelists:

  • Marc Soto: Hispanic living kidney donor
  • Irv Halpern: Caucasian two-time kidney recipient, one of which was given to him by Marc Soto
  • Karen Gans: Filipina organ procurement organization clinical/education specialist
  • Jackie Lue Raia: Asian whose mom was an organ and tissue donor

 

Stay with us after the meeting for Networking!