The EODD is held again in Switzerland. Swisstransplant marks the occasion with a big celebration on the Bundesplatz in Bern. «On 9 September 2017, we want to motivate people to think about organ donation. We want to answer their questions, challenge misunderstandings and prejudices, thank donors and their relatives, and show our appreciation to everyone who works hard in the area of organ donation in Switzerland – especially the medical professionals who care every day for donors, recipients and their families in Swiss hospitals» says PD Dr med. Franz F. Immer, Director of Swisstransplant. Swisstransplant hopes that, by the EODD, more than 100,000 people will decide whether they want to donate organs and tissues.
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