Last Saturday, WLS-AM did an excellent hour long segment focusing on organ & tissue donation. Dave Bosch, Chair of Donate Life Illinois and Director of Communications for Gift of Hope, was joined by Northwestern transplant doctor John Friedewald as well as recipient Steve Ferkau and donor family member Anne Gulotta.
* The Medical Process of Organ & Tissue Donation – Dr. John Friedewald, a transplant nephrologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, answers all of the tough questions about the medical process of organ & tissue donation.
* Receiving the Gift of Hope – Steve Ferkau, a double-lung transplant recipient, shares the dramatic story of the experience that saved his life.
* Giving the Gift of Hope – Anne Gulotta, shares her story about the difficult decision to donate her husband’s organs after he passed away in 2002.