4th AORTA-MOHAN Foundation training on Transplant Coordination held under the aegis of Office of DGMS (Army) IHQ of MoD(Army) & NOTTO
MOHAN Foundation in partnership with AORTA (Army Organ Retrieval & Transplantation Authority) successfully conducted the 4th Transplant Coordinators’ Workshop from March 11-15, 2019 at Army Hospital (Research and Referral) Delhi Cantt, New Delhi. It was held under the aegis of Office of DGMS (Army) IHQ of MoD (Army) and NOTTO (National Organ & Tissue Transplant Organization). 24 delegates that mainly included medical officers and nursing officers attended the training. There was representation from 13 states (Karnataka, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Punjab, Telangana, Uttarakhand, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh) and two Union Territories (Delhi and Chandigarh). The training was organised by Col. Satish Mendonca (Director, AORTA) and the logistics coordinated by Lt. Col. Sandhya V Nair, Transplant Coordinator, Army Hospital. On the last day, Lt Gen U.K. Sharma, Commandant, Army Hospital (R&R) gave away certificates to all the delegates who successfully completed the course. The training was supported by Tata Trusts.
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- Keywords: Army Organ Retrieval & Transplantation Authority, NOTTO, IHQ MoD