Full of Life and Family
Please Help Me Live
*I have gotten off that operating table every time and will do so again.
*I will fight harder than anyone/I will go above and beyond/I will do more than you tell me to do/There is no stopping me/I have too many reasons to live.
*My family is not ready to let me leave. I am not done yet with what I was put on this earth to accomplish.
I am not ready to die.
Profile By Adam Stone
Adam Stone is a journalist for Examiner Media, a news outlet covering Westchester and Putnam counties. Read Adam's profile of Gail and the current organ donation/transplan landscape.
Low Risk Gift of Life
A living donor liver transplantation is a surgery that removes a diseased or malfunctioning liver and replaces it with a portion of a healthy liver from a living donor. Due to the liver’s unique ability to regenerate, the partial livers of both the donor and recipient soon grow into complete organs...
Experience and Innovation
Our Living Donor Liver Transplantation Program is one of the largest and most successful in the country. Data from the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients shows that our results well exceed national outcomes for living donor liver transplantations. Our program offers...
Learn about Financial Assistance
Learn about support for people considering living organ donation. NLDAC can help eligible donors with travel expenses, lost wages, and dependent care costs....
Learn about NASH
Non-Alcoholic SteatoHepatitis (NASH) is the most severe form of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), and a rapidly growing concern. Learn more about NASH and what it means for patients...
Learn about your Liver
The liver is the largest solid organ in the body. It removes toxins from the body's blood supply, maintains healthy blood sugar levels, regulates blood clotting, and performs hundreds of other vital functions. It is located beneath the rib cage in the right upper abdomen...