Braintree Honors Donate Life Day with Dr. Bozorgzadeh

Dr. Bozorgzadeh (fifth from right) is joined by local and state leaders and transplant recipients and donor families.

Dr. Bozorgzadeh (fifth from right) is joined by local and state leaders and transplant recipients and donor families.

Adel Bozorgzadeh, MD, chief of solid organ transplantation, joined state and local leaders including U.S. Representative Stephen Lynch (living donor), Braintree Mayor Joe Sullivan, State Senator John Keenan, State Representative Ed Coppinger (kidney recipient), Registry of Motor Vehicles Registrar Erin Deveney and Braintree Council member Shannon Hume to celebrate Donate Life Day last Monday at Braintree Town Hall. Donor families and transplant recipients shared their stories to honor the gifts of life. Dr. Bozorgzadeh, who also serves on the Massachusetts Organ and Tissue Donation Advisory Council, said at the event: “This is truly a privilege and an honor of an immeasurable level to be involved in the whole process of transplantation.” Watch the entire event here (Dr. Bozorgzadeh is introduced at 42:24).

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