JULY 2009

COVER STORY
 
UCLA staff and families team up for event.

Donate Life 5K Run/Walk and Family Festival

The UCLA Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program remains a major supporter of the annual Donate Life 5K Run/Walk. Staff and their family members came out on Saturday, April 25, to participate in the sponsored walk and family festival. This event marked the sixth consecutive year of the program’s participation in the annual festival, organized by OneLegacy, the largest organ recovery agency in the U.S. Staff participants were sponsored by Alan Wilkinson, M.D., director of the UCLA Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program. The festival was attended by hundreds of donors, recipients and their families, and showcased the benefits of organ transplantation.