Marking World Kidney Day

To mark World Kidney Day on Thursday, 8 March, the Cayman Islands Kidney Foundation is hosting a symposium at Cayman Islands Hospital in George Town.

Kidney specialist Dr. Frits Hendricks will speak on the donation of living and post-mortem organs, as well as about the definition of brain death.

There will also be interviews with transplant patients and donors.

Refreshments will be provided.

The symposium will begin at 5.15pm and will be held at the Hibiscus Room (entrance through the cafeteria) at the Cayman Islands Hospital.

Medical professionals, dialysis patients and members of the public are invited 
to attend.