OPTN/UNOS Kidney Allocation Review Public Forum Scheduled
Registration information is available for the February 8, 2007 OPTN/UNOS Public Forum on Revision of Kidney Allocation Policy.
What: OPTN/UNOS Public Forum on Revision of Kidney Allocation Policy
When: February 8, 2007; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (CST)
Where: Dallas/Ft. Worth Airport Marriott South, 4151 Centreport Boulevard Fort Worth, Texas 76155 (Phone: 1-817-358-1700; Fax: 1-817-358-1800).
A listen-in teleconference option with Microsoft Live Meeting will be provided for those not able to attend in person. Toll-free phone: 1-877-322-9654; Participant code: 836175.
Who should attend/listen: Candidates for kidney transplantation, kidney transplant recipients, patients with end stage renal disease, living kidney donors, donor family members, transplant professionals and donation professionals
Why: Public input is vital to the success of the kidney allocation review process being conducted by the OPTN/UNOS Kidney Transplantation Committee. This is an opportunity to learn about the process the committee has undertaken so far and to provide feedback.
Other learning and input opportunities: E-mail questions and comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The committee is planning to hold another forum after a new kidney allocation policy proposal has been drafted. After a new kidney allocation policy proposal has been drafted, it will go out for public comment. Sign up to receive public comment notifications.
Registration form and information: Go to https://www.regonline.com/kidneypolicy to register to attend the Public Forum on the Revision of Kidney Allocation Policy on February 8, 2007, in Dallas,Texas. (Note: it is not necessary to register to listen via the toll-free dial-in number. Advance registrations will be accepted until the day of the forum as well as at the door. Please see the registration form for more details.