2011 Annual Meeting

Our 2011 Annual Meeting was held on

Sunday, October 23, 2011   1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Location:
Rockridge Retirement Community
Community Room
25 Coles Meadow Road, Northampton, MA

Program - a panel speaking on the topic of Anatomical Donations.

Your Last Gift:
Anatomical Donations

Options for donating your organs and/or whole body; 
Agencies that accept organ, tissue, or whole body donations.
 

Panelists included: 

  • Ginnie Teed, Program Manager for Tissue Development, New England Organ Bank
  • Joe Manzo, Administrative Coordinator, Harvard Brain Tissue Resource Bank
  • Carol Coan, author, Unwrapping the Anatomical Gift (UMass Anthropology PhD)


A short video about the Anatomical Gift Program at the UMass Medical School was shown. 

A question and answer period followed the panel presentation.


Election Results 

At the October 23 Annual Meeting, these people were elected:   

Board of Trustees: 

3-year term: Ceil Lewonchuk 

1-year term: Miryam Williamson 

1-year term: Dennis Pillsbury 

 

Officers: 

President - Sandy Ward 

Vice-President - Neal Jameson 

Treasurer - Dennis Pillsbury 

Secretary - Joan Pillsbury 

There are three open positions on the board.