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David Hickey performs first ever transplant in Dubai

Transplant surgeon, David Hickey, former Director of Transplantation in Beaumont Hospital, led a team of surgeons who performed the first ever organ transplant in Dubai on June 8th last.

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Decrease in organ donation & transplantation in 2014

2014 has been described as a disappointing year for organ doantion and transplantation in Ireland after a record year in 2013.  There were 251 transplants in 2014 compared with 294 in 2013.

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Pancreatic Transplant Difficulties Highlighted

As a result of the recent campaign to highlight concerns over the pancreatic transplant programme, a meeting has been called by Minister Varadkar with the relevant bodies involved in transplantation in Ireland. 

Read more: Pancreatic Transplant Difficulties Highlighted

   

Run for a Life 2015

This is the seventh year of the Irish Kidney Association annual Run for a Life which promotes organ donor awareness and raises funds for the IKA. This year's event was held on Saturday, May 23rd at Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, Dublin 22.

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Fundraising Coffee Morning a huge success

The Coffee Morning held at Tigh Chualain, Conamara on Saturday 28th March to raise awareness for organ donation was a huge success, and raised the brilliant sum of €1,794 in support of Circle of Life Commemorative Garden in Salthill.

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