School Speaker stories from June, 2014

Students learn about the gift of life

By Jessica Novins For Newsday Publications-Newsday Media “This Week” 28 December Ninth-grade health students at Massapequa High School-Ames Campus learned about the impact of organ donation firsthand when guest speakers from Long Island Transplant Recipients International Organization (LI TRIO) Bobby Seeback, a heart recipient and Jeffrey Fenn, a two-time kidney recipient discussed their incredible stories

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LI TRIO at Hofstra School of Medicine

Published on June 21, 2014

On February 28, three members of Long Island TRIO appeared at the Hofstra University North Shore – LIJ School of Medicine. Liver transplant recipients Dennis Fearns, Dave Rodgers, and Ruth Pohl spoke of their successful journeys through liver disease and transplant surgery, as well as the aftermaths with staying healthy through immunosuppressants. All three participants

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