They include: Chair - Jamie Blazek, RN, Ochsner Multi-Organ Transplant Center, New Orleans, LA; Vice Chair - Virginia McBride, RN, Health Resources and Services Administration, Rockville, MD; Treasurer - Richard Pietroski, MS, Transplantation Society of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Secretary - Eugenia Steffens, RN, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN; Judiciary Committee Chair - Richard Hasz, Jr., Gift of Life Donor Program
, Philadelphia, PA; Procurement Examination Committee Chair - Sue Cimbalo, RN, Finger Lakes Donor Recovery Network, Rochester, NY; Clinical Examination Committee Chair, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St.
The organ procurement organization that serves the eastern half of Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey, and State of Delaware will now be known as the Gift of Life Donor Program
. Howard Nathan, president and CEO said the name was changed to make area residents better aware of the local organization that is responsible for organ and tissue donation.