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GREENSHIRTDAY.CA ANNOUNCEMENT
3/19/2019 3:20:37 PM

GREENSHIRTDAY.CA ANNOUNCEMENT Canadian Transplant Association (CTA) is pleased to announce that The Kidney Foundation of Canada is joining CTA, Canadian Blood Services and Global in the Green Shirt Day ...

Launch of Green Shirt Day
3/1/2019 11:30:00 AM

NEWS RELEASE For IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logan Boulet’s Parents, Toby & Bernadine Boulet, to Launch GREEN SHIRT DAY in honour of “Logan Boulet Effect” and Organ Donation Awareness Lethbridge, ...

Green Shirt Day
2/27/2019 8:38:00 AM

Green Shirt Day “Hope does not lie in a way out but in a way through” ~ Robert Frost Green invokes the colour of freshness, renewal and the affirmation of life. We all long for this hope in our lives ...

2019 President's Message
2/27/2019 1:30:00 PM

2019 President's Message January 2019 Thank you to our selection committee and past President Dave Smith for selecting me for this position and appointment for the next 2-year term as President. I am honoured and ...

New Board Members
4/7/2017 3:07:10 PM

We would like to acknowledge and sincerely thank outgoing board members, Jennifer Holman (VP West) and Shauna Rivait (Alberta), for all of their tireless and outstanding work as members on the board of directors. ...

Toronto CTG 2016
5/23/2015 1:00:00 PM

Toronto has been named host of the next Canadian Transplant Games. The biennial event, which wrapped in Moncton July 12, is an athletic showcase for transplant recipients across the country. The next games are scheduled ...

2015 Board Members
1/22/2015 1:00:00 PM

I’d like to notify all of you about our new 2015 Executive and/or Board members. Niva Segatto is our new Team Manager. Robert Sallows is our new Secretary. Shauna Rivait is our new Alberta Director. While all of these ...

Test Your Limits
9/15/2013 1:00:00 PM

Global TV - Edmonton Test Your Limits raises awareness and funds for heart health and organ donation. As Su-Ling Goh reports, it involves the most challenging mountain trek on the planet and Dave Smith an Edmonton transplant ...

Train of Heroes
9/15/2014 1:00:00 PM

CTA has partnered with Rocky Mountaineer on their upcoming Life Changing Train for Heroes with this year's ride focusing on organ donation. Margaret Benson, as well as many others from across Canada, USA, UK & Australia will ...

After a Transplant
8/13/2014 2:00:00 PM

Six days. More than ten sporting events. Approximately one hundred athletes from across Canada. The competition is fierce, but the Canadian Transplant Games aren't your average athletic showcase. Every two years, the Canadian Transplant ...

Tales from the Organ Trade
7/2/2014 2:00:00 PM

TALES FROM THE ORGAN TRADE will have its Canadian television premiere on Monday July 7th at 9PM on The History Channel! TALES FROM THE ORGAN TRADE is a gritty and unflinching descent into the shadowy world of black-market organ trafficking: ...

CIHI Report
3/15/2014 2:00:00 PM

Results encouraging, but Canada still lags behind other countries Annual Report: Canadian Organ Replacement Register Annual Report: Treatment of End-Stage Organ Failure in Canada, 2003 to 2012 Public Summary: Number of organ transplants on the ...