In an effort to reach more TRIO members - those not reading the monthly TRIO E-News - this special edition of the Lifelines newsletter was recenlty mailed to member homes - but you can get the full color with live links version to download here . . .
Famous heart surgeon, Dr. Denton Cooley, dead at 96
Dr. Denton Arthur Cooley, legendary founder of the Texas Heart Institute and arguably the most gifted heart surgeon of his time, died Friday. He was 96. Cooley performed an estimated 65,000 open-heart surgeries at the institute.
National Geographic chose this as the best picture of 1987, and for good reason. Here, we see Poland's Dr. Zbigniew Religa keeping watch on the vital signs of a patient after a 23 hour heart surgery he conducted. In the lower right corner, you can see one of his colleagues who helped him with the surgery fallen asleep.
UNOS PSA video gets 10 million views in opening days
promoting organ donation in creative way
In just the early days since being launched, “Josh’s List” has reached 10 million views, 44,000+ Likes and 165,000+ Facebook shares to date, and generated hundreds of stories of real lives touched by organ donation in the 1,600+ Facebook comments.