WHY: If you have been diagnosed with liver disease, a liver transplant may be a future treatment option for you. With more than 14,000 people on the waiting list, identifying a suitable living donor can help you receive a transplant sooner – getting you back to enjoying life with your family and loved ones.
WHO: This event is open to patients with liver disease, patients on the liver transplant waiting list, employers who offer health insurance coverage to their employees, and the family members, friends and caregivers of those waiting for a transplant.
Part One – Living-Donor Liver Transplant at UPMC
6 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 8
Part Two – The UPMC Living Donor Champion Program: A Journey You Don’t Make Alone
6 to 7 p.m., Thursday, May 23
For more information about the UPMC Living-Donor Liver Transplant Town Hall, call Donya McCoy at 412-389-7606.