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March 16, 2023 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Kountz-Callender-Drew Transplant Symposium: The Restorative Art of Transplantation

Join us in-person at Children’s Hospital of Michigan or virtually on Thursday, March 17 for a day of inspiring, educational discussions about the restorative art of transplantation. Special Guest: Mr. Robert Chelsea, the first African American face transplant recipient!

Flyer for the Kountz Callender Drew Transplant Symposium, titled The Restorative Art of Transplantation on March 16 from 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM at Children's Hospital of Michigan. Flyer includes photos of doctors Kountz, Callender and Drew.
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Presenters will touch on the relevance of restorative art, the history of face transplants, the role of race/ethnicity in transplants, transforming lives through tissue donation, faith in transplantation, and the ethics involved in the future of face transplants. Download the program book at GOLM.org/KCD2023

Continuing education credits are available for physicians and nurses (7 AMA PRA Cat 1), psychologists (7.5 CEs), social workers (7 CEs) and chaplains (pending).

Learn more and register at detroitmottepfoundation.org/symposium

THEN join us again on Friday, March 17 for a lunchtime conversation with Mr. Robert Chelsea (first African American face transplant recipient), Dr. Hardaway (first African American transplant surgeon to graduate from WSUSOM) and Dr. Anita Moncrease (Gift of Life MOTTEP). This discussion will be held in-person at Wayne State University.

Learn more and register at detroitmottep.redpodium.com/student-conversation

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Gift of Life Michigan
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Children’s Hospital of Michigan


Children’s Hospital of Michigan
3901 Beaubien Blvd
Detroit, MI 48201 United States
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