A film on forced organ harvesting in China is being presented on campus this week.
In collaboration with the Falun Dafa Association of Edmonton and Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting (DAFOH), the John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre invites you to the upcoming film and panel discussion:
“Human Harvest” is being presented Thursday, 28 April 2016, 6:00 – 8:00PM
Telus Centre Lecture Theatre
University of Alberta
111 Street & 87 Avenue NW, Edmonton
David Kilgour, Former Edmonton MP, Nobel Peace Prize Nominee
Charl Els, MD, Associate Clinical Professor, Advisory Board DAFOH (Nominee: 2016 Nobel Peace Prize)
Moderator: Brendan Leier, PhD, Clinical Ethicist and Assistant Clinical Professor
Film Logline: “Nobel Peace Prize nominees David Matas and David Kilgour investigate the organ harvesting trade in China and uncover one of the world’s worst crimes against humanity”
Everyone is welcome. Free Admission.
Through the awareness initiatives of the Alberta Organ and Tissue Donation Agency, along with the many awareness campaigns from various non-profits, Alberta lead the increase in consent-to-donate registrations in Canada. During the NOTDAW week, Alberta saw an increase of 35% in registrations for consent-to-donate!
Join us for Dr. Peter MacDonald’s presentation on Friday April 22 at 7:00 am, at the ATI and Cardiovascular Division Rounds
Dr. Peter MacDonald (Senior Staff Cardiologist, Cardiopulmonary Transplant Unit St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney) will be presenting at the ATI and Cardiovascular Division Rounds next Friday, April 22, at 7:00 am, in the Shaw Auditorium 0A8.60.
Please join us for his talk: “What’s new in heart transplantation: the changing profiles of donors and recipients”