Navigation Links
Donate Life Hollywood Inaugurates Film Festival - June 13
Date:6/2/2009

"Just a Sliver" (ABC)
  • Grey's Anatomy - "There is No 'I' in Team" (ABC)
  • ER - "Life After Death" and "Old Times" (NBC)
  • Three Rivers - Pilot episode (CBS)
  • The Bonnie Hunt Show
  • Corpse Tech (History)

  • Astellas is the presenting sponsor of the Donate Life Film Festival and IS VODKA is sponsoring the signature Donate Life cocktail during the cocktail party/nominees' reception. "Astellas is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the inaugural Donate Life Film Festival as part of our continued efforts to reach the public with accurate and compelling messages about organ donation and transplantation," said Maribeth Landwehr, director, corporate communications for Astellas.

    "We hope this event will bring together the entertainment industry to more fully realize the importance and benefits of including accurate and inspiring donation and transplant storylines in television and film."

    In attendance at the Donate Life Film Festival will be many from the donation community - including doctors, recipients, donor families and living donors - and many from the Hollywood community, as well as people who are members of both. "Many people in the entertainment industry have been touched by donation and have come full circle by using their personal experience as a wellspring for their work," said Wallace. One such person is Chris Sariego, coordinator of the Donate Life Film Festival. Sariego's father, who worked for Universal Studios for many years, received a cornea transplant, and his mother is a kidney recipient.

    About Astellas

    Astellas is a recognized leader in transplantation and has been committed to the field of immunology for more than 20 years. Dedicated to supporting the advancement of care for patients, Astellas continues to build upon its legacy and leadership in transplantation
    '/>"/>

    SOURCE Donate Life Hollywood
    Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1 2 3 4 5

    Related medicine news :

    1. Network Merchants, Inc (NMI) Founders Donate $50,000 to Schaumburgs Childrens Home & Aid
    2. Wyeth Donates $100,000 to ASCO Cancer Foundation(R) to Support Cancer Prevention and Care
    3. More Than 167,000 Fans Flock to Target Facebook Page Helping Donate $3 Million to Ten Charities
    4. Its Summer; Patients Need Us to Donate Blood!
    5. Step to the Plate - Register to Donate Aims to Educate Baseball Fans About the Importance of Organ Donation and Increase Registrations
    6. Verizon Employees at Five Locations in West Virginia Donate Nearly $7,000 Worth of Household Items to Local Domestic Violence Shelters
    7. Raytheon Donates $100,000 to Fisher House Boston
    8. DaVita Donates More Than $1 Million in Scholarship Funds for Teammates Families
    9. Donate Life California to Hold Press Conference Commemorating Donation Heroes Tuesday, April 28, 10:00 a.m., State Capitol
    10. Donate Life California to Hold Press Conference on Organ Donation Education, April 28, 1:30 p.m., on State Capitol West Steps
    11. Largest Organ and Tissue Donation Event in U.S.: Seventh Annual Donate Life Run/Walk & Family Festival, Sat., April 25 at Cal State Fullerton
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:4/17/2014)... a new mechanism that allows blood to enter the ... and the Salk Institute have opened the door to ... damage. , A complex and devastating neurological condition, stroke ... for disability in the U.S. The blood-brain barrier is ... into the brain, causing the permanent deficits in movement ...
    (Date:4/17/2014)... YORK April 17, 2014 EcoHealth Alliance, a ... health issues, published a comprehensive review today examining the ... Marburg virus. The review calls for improved global surveillance ... as the recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa ... the countries of Guinea and Liberia. According to ...
    (Date:4/17/2014)... the potential to ward off depression among retirees, particularly ... online in The Journals of Gerontology, Series ... the article " Internet Use and Depression Among Retired ... ," the authors report that Internet use reduced the ... their study sample. , Late-life depression affects between ...
    (Date:4/17/2014)... Council scientists and their partners have found that their ... the transmission of multiple sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in ... simplex virus 2 (HSV-2), and human papillomavirus (HPV). The ... gel is effective against multiple strains of HIV, and ... all three viruses of at least eight hours prior ...
    (Date:4/17/2014)... 2014 Meaningful long-term survival is possible for ... abdomen when treated with cytoreductive surgery with Hyperthermic ... analysis by physicians at Wake Forest Baptist Medical ... reported, single-center experience with cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC, ... analysis of 20 years, worth of patient data ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study IDs new cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke 2Health News:Re-emergence of Ebola focuses need for global surveillance strategies 2Health News:Re-emergence of Ebola focuses need for global surveillance strategies 3Health News:Internet use may cut retirees' depression 2Health News:Animal study provides first evidence that gel can prevent multiple virus transmission in vagina/rectum 2Health News:20 years of data shows treatment technique improvement for advanced abdominal cancer 2
    ... as U.S. regulators scrutinize safety of products linked to dozens ... drug makers announced a voluntary withdrawal Thursday of oral cough ... move affects only "infant" oral medicines, not those intended and ... it comes as U.S. regulators review the products, safety, following ...
    ... UNION CITY, Calif., Oct. 11 Abaxis, Inc.,(Nasdaq: ... systems, has scheduled a conference call to discuss its,financial ... ended,September 30, 2007. The call will be at 4:15 ... (877) 356-5706 or (706) 643-0580 to access the,conference call, ...
    ... University of North Dakota and Valeant Pharmaceuticals join ... workplace wellness leadership effort, ... University of North Dakota and Valeant,Pharmaceuticals, were accredited with the ... their employees and their,families by agreeing to meet an exceptionally ...
    ... Yahoo! Answers -, NEW YORK, Oct. 11 ... Frost, star of the reality show,Supernanny, which reaches parents ... new cause-marketing initiative, Time To,Talk(TM) (http://www.TimeToTalk.org ) by ... Yahoo! Answers, Yahoo! visitors from around the world share,information ...
    ... Israel and SAN RAMON, California, October 11 ... of the UltraShape,Contour I, the first clinically ... will be presented at the American Society ... 2007 in Chicago,Illinois. The presentation is entitled ...
    ... health benefits. Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia have ... common food-borne diseases. , Researchers Azlin Mustapha, associate professor ... and Natural Resources, and Atreyee Das, a doctoral student ... examining the inhibitory effects of numerous types of red ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Drug Makers Withdraw Cough, Cold Meds for Infants 2Health News:Drug Makers Withdraw Cough, Cold Meds for Infants 3Health News:Abaxis to Report Second Quarter Fiscal 2008 Financial Results Wednesday, October 24, 2007 2Health News:Three Organizations Receive CEO Cancer Gold Standard(TM) Accreditation 2Health News:Three Organizations Receive CEO Cancer Gold Standard(TM) Accreditation 3Health News:'Supernanny' Jo Frost Joins the Partnership for a Drug-Free America in Supporting Time To Talk(TM) 2Health News:'Supernanny' Jo Frost Joins the Partnership for a Drug-Free America in Supporting Time To Talk(TM) 3Health News:UltraShape(TM) Non-Invasive Fat Reduction and Body Contouring Clinical Study Results Presented at American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting 2Health News:UltraShape(TM) Non-Invasive Fat Reduction and Body Contouring Clinical Study Results Presented at American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting 3Health News:Red wine and grape juice help defend against food-borne diseases, according to MU researchers 2
    (Date:1/14/2014)... , Jan. 14, 2014  Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX ... the fourth quarter of 2013 on Monday, February 3, 2014. ... after the close of trading. (Logo: ... to discuss the operating highlights and financial results for the ...
    (Date:1/14/2014)... Jan. 14, 2014 The Brandeis Medical Center, led by Dr. ... a premier and affordable laser tattoo removal experience with the advanced ... is in providing high quality cosmetic services with cutting edge medical ... " Southern California has seen a dramatic increase ...
    (Date:1/14/2014)... /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Acumed,s new SLIC Screw System - a ... to place and insert the screw accurately - offers ... ligament) repair or reconstruction as it holds the bones ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140114/MN45636 ) The SLIC Screw ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Scheduled for February 3, 2014 2Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Scheduled for February 3, 2014 3Beverly Hills Physician Features Tattoo Removal with the Astanza Duality Laser, Offers $99 Special 2Acumed introduces the Scapho-Lunate Inter Carpal (SLIC) Screw System 2Acumed introduces the Scapho-Lunate Inter Carpal (SLIC) Screw System 3
    ... March 30, 2011 Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA ... increased production of its air-purifying respirator (APR) line in ... such products from Japan.  The respirators, which include half-mask ... Japanese cleanup workers and health officials involved with remediation ...
    ... and TORONTO, March 30, 2011 Generex Biotechnology Corporation ( ... announced that it plans to initiate a rights offering of ... it receives approval for a reverse stock split at the ... June 8, 2011 and the Company,s common stock is listed ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:MSA Increases Production of Air-Purifying Respirators to Help Meet Increased Demand from Japan 2Generex Plans Rights Offering Upon Approval of Reverse Stock Split and Listing on a National Stock Exchange 2Generex Plans Rights Offering Upon Approval of Reverse Stock Split and Listing on a National Stock Exchange 3
    ... This is an excellent choice to treat ... wrist sprain, or following cast removal. The ... uniform support and compression to the wrist to ... preshaped metal splint prevents painful wrist flexion, and ...
    ... excellent preventative/thera-peutic device for wearing during ... dampen vibration and shock often transmitted ... Provides relief from painful symptoms of ... easily detachable from the brush lined ...
    ... options for controlling range of motion of ... better known for its lower extremity bracing ... of patients have benefitted from our custom ... ,Townsends ROM Series post-operative elbow braces come ...
    Premium Tennis Elbow Support is 2" wide with loop-lock contact closure and is foam-lined for comfort....
    Medicine Products: