Transplant Surgeon Spreads Important Message of Organ Donation
Published May 2007
Amit Tevar, MD, a UC assistant professor and transplant surgeon, told a crowd of thousands about the LifeCenter Organ Network and the importance of organ donation when he spoke at halftime during the UC versus Seton Hall basketball game on Feb. 26. LifeCenter is an independent, nonprofit organization that encourages and coordinates the donation of human organs and tissues for transplantation. Currently, about 400 people in Cincinnati are on organ donor waiting lists. For more information, visit lifepassiton.org.