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Interviewed in response to announcement news of world’s first machine which can keep livers alive outside the body.
Interviewed live on air as part of panel discussing whether families should be able to overrule the wishes of donors.
Follow-up whole page feature on the Donors Save Lives website and Facebook pages andhow they are playing an increasngly important role in getting the message about organ donation out to a wide audience.
Radio interview on the Facebook changes and their impact on organ donation. In French.
Podcast is titled ‘Les dossiers d’actualité du Mercredi 16 Mai’
Mini-feature highlighting organ donation in local press.
Philip Barton and Kian go on the BBC Breakfast show along with the NHSBT’s Sally Johnson.
Orange News: Organ donation calls on Facebook
Mail Online: Status update – healthy kidney available: Facebook lets donors sign up to ‘share’ organs via social network
LBC 97.3FM: Facebook Link To NHS Organ Donor Register
MSN: Organ donation calls on Facebook
SKY News: Facebook Link To NHS Organ Donor Register
Heart 96-107FM: Facebook Link To NHS Organ Donor Register
NewsdzeZimbabwe: SHARE YOUR ORGANS VIA FACEBOOK
Skegness Standard: Organ donation calls on Facebook
Press Association: Organ donation calls on Facebook
Also small printed piece in the Metro (right):
DSL is involved with NHSBT and asked to do media interviews in response to the Facebook announcement regarding the integraion of organ donation timeline options. Press coverage over the next few days is substantial as you can see!
BBC News: Facebook in organ donation push
BBC News: Founder of Facebook page for organ donors explains how lives can be saved
Followup piece on the DSL website.
Donors Save Lives (in the form of Philip Barton) sat in on Simon Lederman’s breakfast show on BBC Three Counties Local Radio on 18 May 2010 at 08.05. Listen now at: BBC 3 Counties Radio Interview 18 May 2010
This is the first press piece for Donors Save Lives. With luck a followup piece due in the next week or so with pictures and more detail!
We’re up & running!