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  • Sep 12, 2017  |  Cleveland native and bone recipient Peter “P.J.” Williams has been selected by the American Association of Tissue Banks to ride on the 2018 Donate Life Rose Parade Float in Pasadena, California. P.J. was nominated by Lifebanc, Northeast Ohio’s federally-mandated organ procurement organization, and will join other recipients and donor families from around the country on […]
  • Jul 18, 2017  |  In a 31-hour surgery on May 11, 2017, Cleveland Clinic surgeons and multiple specialists performed the hospital’s third face transplant – and its first total face transplant – on a 21-year-old female who suffered severe facial trauma and other complications from a gunshot wound as a teenager. Lifebanc was privileged to work with the family […]
  • Jan 12, 2017  |  A record number of Northeast Ohioans became organ, eye and tissue donors in 2016, Lifebanc announced Wednesday. Those organ, eye and tissue donors helped save and heal the lives of a record number of people in Northeast Ohio and beyond. Lifebanc is the non-profit organ procurement organization serving a 20-county area in Northeast Ohio. Lifebanc […]