MOHAN Foundation was invited by Terna Physiotherapy College, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, to deliver an awareness talk on organ donation for their students, on the occasion of World organ donation day, on the 14th August 2021.
Ms. Jaya Jairam of MOHAN Foundation Mumbai conducted the awareness talk and spoke about the importance of organ donation, the concepts, the need, processes involved and the legalities. She also touched upon the barriers to organ donation that hold the public back from having a conversation around the topic. She also bust a few myths surrounding the topic of organ donation and discussed the facts. She went on to share with the audience as to how they too can support the cause - by taking a pledge, discussing the topic with their loved ones, volunteering for the cause and taking up internships.
A few of the questions asked by the audience included -
"What medical conditions can be excluded from organ donation process"
"How long can the tissues be stored"
"Can a transplant recipient who has received organs donate his / her organs after death"
The program was attended by 70+ participants.
MOHAN Foundation thanks Terna Physiotherapy College for supporting the cause of organ donation.
Source-Ms. Jaya Jairam