Children who have received a pediatric transplant and their family members should know they are not alone. There are a number of support groups and related services available.
Pre- and post liver transplant recipients and their parents are invited to attend. The liver transplant support group meets the first Wednesday of each month prior the the liver transplant clinic. Lunch will be served courtesy of Chick-fil-a.
Mark your calendars for 2015 dates:
Georgia Transplant Foundation
National Donor Awareness Month
Parenting your transplanted child
Translplant med trends
Getting your transplanted child ready for the school year
Mary Duncan Hancock
Speaker and topic: TBD
Speaker and topic: TBD
The liver transplant support groups are held at Children’s at Egleston, 6th Floor Conference Room from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Contact Stephanie Oprea at 404-785-0631 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Heart Transplant: Kids at Heart Family Dinners
Heart transplant recipients and their parents are invited to attend. Offered by the Kids at Heart Program, the heart transplant support group meets the fourth Tuesday of each month.
Mark your calendars for 2014 dates
The Kids at Heart Family Dinners are held at Children’s at Egleston, 1st Floor Conference Center from 6 – 7:30 p.m. Contact Alison Mueller at 404-785-6109 for more information.
Kidney Transplant: Kidney Connection Lunch
Kidney Connection is open to all pre- and post-transplant recipients and their families. We will cover a variety of interesting topics to further educate you and your family. There will also be opportunities to meet and mingle with other transplant families. Children are encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided free of charge.
Mark your calendars for 2014 dates:
January 23 Leidys Lopez
Nurse Practitioner, Kidney Transplant
February 27 TBD
March 27 TBD
May 23 TBD
June 26 TBD
August 28 TBD
September 25 Jillian Mingle
October 23 TBD
The kidney transplant support groups are held on the fourth Thursday of the month at Children’s at Egleston in the 6th floor conference room from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Contact Megan Barrett at 404-785-6284 or email@example.com for more information or if you would like to request a Spanish interpreter.