Navigation Links
Orlowski of Albany to Become Head of Organ Donation Association
Date:7/1/2009

MCLEAN, Va., July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jeff Orlowski, of New York, was recently elected President-Elect of the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO). Currently, Mr. Orlowski serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Donation and Transplant in Albany. The Center for Donation and Transplant in New York is an independent AOPO-accredited Organ Procurement Organization that serves Northeastern New York and Western Vermont.

Mr. Orlowski brings more than twenty-two years of experience in the field of organ and tissue donation to his new role as President-Elect. Throughout his tenure, he has been placed in progressively higher level roles as a manager and leader. He has served as CEO of the Center for Donation and Transplant since 2003. His understanding of the organ donation process is enhanced by his specific experience as Managing Director of Life Gift (1995-2003), Manager of Tissue Recovery and Processing (Mile High Transplant Bank 1993-1995), Organ Recovery Coordinator (Colorado Organ Recovery Systems 1988-1993) and Transplant Coordinator (Midwest Organ Bank 1987-1988).

Mr. Orlowski received his Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Kansas in 1986. He earned his Master of Science in Management at Regis University in 1992. Currently, he lives in Clifton Park, New York, with his wife and two children. Mr. Orlowski will serve as a Member of AOPO's Executive Committee for a term of three years.

"Jeff has demonstrated his ability to be a dynamic consensus builder as the chair of the OPO Committee at the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS),"said Bruce Wilson, AOPO executive director. "Jeff will lead AOPO in the development of performance metrics that will constructively drive improvement throughout the organ donation community."

About AOPO

AOPO is a non-profit, national organization representing all federally designated organ procurement organizations (OPOs). The association represents and serves the OPOs through advocacy, support and development of activities that will maximize the availability of organs and tissues and enhance the quality, effectiveness and integrity of the donation process. The Executive Committee of AOPO consists of seven elected officials - President, President-Elect, Medical Advisor, Secretary-Treasurer, Member-At-Large, Medical Advisor-Elect, Immediate Past President and AOPO's Executive Director.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Association of Organ Procurement Organizations
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Paramount Acquisition Corp. Announces Chem Rx Expansion into Albany, New York Market
2. Osteotech to Present at First Albany Capitals Regenerative Technologies Conference in New York
3. Attention New York: Please Dont Get Sick on March 4th, Your Doctor Will be in Albany for Malpractice Insurance Reform
4. St. Peters Hospital of Albany Improves Core Measures Processes
5. Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - New Name, Same Commitment to the Advancement of Health Care
6. The Albany Group Acquires Strata Works KK, Leading Japanese Temporary Labor Contractor
7. Smart Balance to Bring Milk with More Taste and Less Fat to New York City and Albany Metro Areas and New England
8. Albany High School Students Unite To Raise Awareness and Funds For World Rare Disease Day 2009
9. MRI finds breast cancer before it becomes dangerous
10. Lip Balm Use Can Become Addictive
11. MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider with Assurant Health
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Ellevate Network, the leading network for professional women, brought together ... equality at their inaugural Summit in New York City in June. The event was ... of over 3 million. To watch the Mobilize Women video, click here . ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Coveros, a leader ... been awarded a contract by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). ... the enterprise use of Agile methodologies in a consistent and high value manner ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... sleep apnea using cutting-edge Oventus O2Vent technology. As many as 18 ... characterized by frequent cessation in breathing. Oral appliances can offer significant relief to ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... MD (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... The ... of Excellence to Carol Friedman, PhD, FACMI, during the Opening Session of AMIA’s Annual ... – 8. , In honor of Morris F. Collen, a pioneer in the field ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... HMP ... the recipient of a 2017 Folio Magazine Eddie Digital Award for ‘Best B-to-B Healthcare ... City on October 11, 2017. , The annual award competition recognizes editorial and design ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/22/2017)... -- As the latest Obamacare repeal effort moves is debated, ... and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) medical device market ... is in an odd place.  The industry wants repeal ... on medical device sales passed along with the Affordable ... visits and hospital customers with the funding to invest ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... , Sept. 19, 2017   ZirMed Inc ., a ... today announced that it has been ranked #1 by its ... Book™ Rankings 2017 User Survey. ZirMed was recognized as ... large hospitals and medical centers over 200 beds and holds ... healthcare technology user survey history. ...
(Date:9/13/2017)... --  OrthoAtlanta has been named the official orthopedic and ... for the 2018 College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship to ... in Atlanta, Georgia . OrthoAtlanta is proud ... participating in many activities leading up to, and including the ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: