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Feb 11, 2020, 08:00 ET Ontario Sets New Record Highs for Organ Donation and Transplantation in 2019

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2020 /CNW/ - In 2019, Ontario set new records for the most organs donated and transplanted in a single year: there were 1,386 organ transplants and 684 deceased and living organ...


Jul 04, 2019, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Ontario sets new record for organ donation and transplants

TORONTO, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - New preliminary data available from Trillium Gift of Life Network, Ontario's donation and transplant agency, reveals an unprecedented number of lives saved through organ ...


Jun 05, 2019, 09:15 ET Ontario Sets New Record for Organ Donors in April

TORONTO, June 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Trillium Gift of Life Network announced a record high number of organ donors during BeADonor Month in April 2019. Thirty-seven generous donors and their families...


Feb 05, 2019, 09:00 ET Record Breaking Year for Donation and Transplant in Ontario

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - New data released by Trillium Gift of Life Network, Ontario's organ and tissue donation and transplant agency, reveals that last year in Ontario, more people than ever...


Oct 11, 2018, 08:45 ET Ontario Expands Hospital Donation Performance Reporting

TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Trillium Gift of Life Network, the government agency responsible for organ and tissue donation and transplant, has developed a new metric to measure Ontario hospitals'...


Aug 07, 2018, 11:14 ET Ontario's Organ and Tissue Donor Registry Tops Four Million

TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Trillium Gift of Life Network, Ontario's government agency responsible for organ and tissue donation and transplantation, announced a milestone today: four million...


Apr 03, 2018, 09:00 ET This April Take Two Minutes to Help Save Lives

TORONTO, April 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, over 1,500 people in Ontario are waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant, and every three days someone dies waiting. April is BeADonor Month and Trillium Gift...


Jan 24, 2018, 08:50 ET Donation and Transplant in Ontario Makes Headway in Last 10 Years

TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Since 2008, the number of deceased organ donors in Ontario has nearly doubled, increasing by 98 per cent. Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN), Ontario's government...


Dec 13, 2017, 09:37 ET Ontario Hospitals Awarded for Maximizing the Gift of Life

Trillium Gift of Life Network announces 2016/17 hospital award recipients TORONTO, Dec. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Trillium Gift of Life Network is proud to present a record 36 awards to 29 hospitals and...


May 16, 2017, 09:21 ET Organ transplants in Ontario have increased by 22 per cent in five years

Organ donation, transplant and donor registration data for fiscal 2016/17 now available TORONTO, May 16, 2017 /CNW/ - More lives are being saved than ever before as a result of leading organ and...


Apr 24, 2017, 08:20 ET Seven of the Most Common Myths about Organ Donation Debunked

TORONTO, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - This National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (April 23 – 29, 2017), Trillium Gift of Life Network is debunking myths about organ and tissue donation and...


Apr 03, 2017, 08:00 ET 1.8 Million Ontarians Mistakenly Believe They are Registered Organ Donors

TORONTO, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - An Ipsos study has revealed that as many as 1.8 million Ontarians mistakenly believe they are a registered organ and tissue donor. April is BeADonor month, and Trillium ...


Jan 31, 2017, 09:20 ET Organ donation in Ontario increased by 30% in 2016

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Trillium Gift of Life Network is proud to announce a third consecutive record year for organ and tissue donation and transplantation in Ontario. In 2016, deceased organ ...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:30 ET Ontario Reaches Milestone in Organ Donor Registration

Nearly 1 in 3 Ontarians are now registered TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2016 /CNW/ - Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN) announces the achievement of a significant milestone in organ and tissue donation: 30...


May 16, 2016, 09:10 ET Three life-saving transplants performed every day in 2015/16

Another record year for organ and tissue donation and transplant in Ontario TORONTO, May 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Last year in Ontario, 1,173 patients on the transplant wait list were given a second chance...


Apr 20, 2016, 15:00 ET Trillium Gift of Life Network celebrates National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week

TORONTO, April 20, 2016 /CNW/ - President and CEO of Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN), Ronnie Gavsie, along with local organ and tissue donation advocates and TGLN staff come together to see the...


Apr 01, 2016, 08:15 ET April is BeADonor month

Ontario celebrates registered organ and tissue donors and highlights the need for more For more photos and video, please visit: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7795451-beadonor-month/ TORONTO, ...


Feb 03, 2016, 10:04 ET Media Advisory - Ontario's organ and tissue donation, transplant numbers up

TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2016 /CNW/ - New data available today from Trillium Gift of Life Network (TGLN), Ontario's organ and tissue donation and transplantation agency, reveals that in 2015, more than 2,100 ...


Dec 08, 2015, 09:45 ET Fifty physicians to champion organ and tissue donation in Ontario hospitals

TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Hospital Donation Physicians are now working to support organ and tissue donation within Ontario hospitals, following closely the example set by successful international ...


Nov 17, 2015, 09:30 ET Ontario sets organ and tissue donor registration record

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - More than 89,000 Ontarians registered their consent for organ and tissue donation between July 1, 2015 and September 30, 2015, setting a new record for registrations in ...


Jul 07, 2015, 06:00 ET Record Number of Ontario Families Saved Lives in 2014/15

Trillium Gift of Life Network reports an increase in organ donors, transplants and registrations TORONTO, July 7, 2015 /CNW/ - In 2014/15, more Ontario families than ever were provided with the...


May 22, 2015, 11:35 ET National program will improve the chances of a kidney transplant for hard-to-match patients in Ontario

TORONTO, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Ontario joined Canadian Blood Services and provincial and territorial organ donation and transplant programs across Canada to mark a significant step forward in...


May 01, 2015, 10:27 ET Toronto's first responders support organ and tissue donation and donor registration.

TORONTO, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Police officers Andrew and Sandra Lipkus with their sons Liam and Jake. Jake (in Sandra's arms) received a heart transplant shortly after his first birthday. To mark the...


May 01, 2015, 10:24 ET Toronto's first responders support organ and tissue donation and donor registration.

TORONTO, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Ronnie Gavsie, President and CEO of Trillium Gift of Life Network is joined by Deputy Chief Debbie Higgins, Toronto Fire Services; Deputy Chief Gord McEachan, Toronto...


Apr 29, 2015, 14:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Toronto's First Responders Celebrate BeADonor Day/

TORONTO, April 28, 2015 /CNW/ - To mark the end of BeADonor month, Trillium Gift of Life Network celebrates the vital role Toronto's Police Officers, Paramedics and Fire Fighters play in Ontario's...