To promote organ donation and to show the public the good rehabilitation and active life of transplant recipients, Hong Kong Society of Transplantation co-organizes with Hong Kong Transplant Sport association and Hong Kong Society of Transplantation to host the First Hong Kong Transplant and Dialysis Games, which will be held in Tsing Yi Sports Centre from 24-25 November 2012. Kick off ceremony for the event and the launching of the「燃新生 支持器官移植分享計劃」was held on 20th May 2012. 

 

The World Kidney Day at Hong Kong, hosted jointly by Hong Kong Society of Transplantation,Hong Kong Kidney Foundation, Hong Kong Society of Nephrology and Hospital Authoritywas successfully held on 11th March 2012 in Kowloon park. The theme of World Kidney Day 2012 was Donate-Kidneys for Life- Receive’ . The purposewas to raise the awareness of the public on kidney disease and to promote organ donation and transplantation.

We are glad to see all the donors and families who turned up to show their appreciation to organ donors on 12 Feb 2012. The highlights of this event include interview of organ (kidney, bone marrow and lung) recipients, announcement of the book celebrating the extra forty thousand years gained from organ donation, and the chorus to thank the donors. 

2012 Organ Transplant Recipients Thanks Giving Ceremony

2012 Organ Transplant Recipients Thanks Giving Ceremony pic2

The Garden of Life at Kowloon Park was unveiled on 12 November 2011; this is to give recognition to organ donors and their families for charitable acts of organ donation.

opening ceremony of the garden of life

opening ceremony of the garden of life