LLUH invites you to attend celebration November 19

 

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The Basic Information

A celebration luncheon will follow a morning continuing medical education session on Sunday, November 19, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Loma Linda’s Transplantation Institute.

From the article:

The luncheon, from noon to 2:30 p.m., will feature guest speaker Rear Admiral Kenneth Moritsugu, MD, MPH, acting U.S. surgeon general in 2002 and in 2006-2007.

Additional remarks, about the history of transplantation at Loma Linda University Health, the breakthrough story of Baby Fae, and the plans for transplantation in the future new hospital, will be given by LLU Medical Center CEO Kerry Heinrich, JD; Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs Roger Hadley, MD; and pioneering infant heart transplant surgeon Leonard Bailey, MD.

(Source: LLUH News, “You’re invited: Transplantation Institute to celebrate 50 years of saving patients.”