Funeral Home Symposium

  • Funeral Home Symposium

    Date: Tuesday, July 17

    Time: 8 am - 5 pm


    The Lodge at Terry Trueblood Park, Iowa City

  • JOIN US for the 6th Annual Funeral Home Symposium 

    July 17, 2018

    The Park Lodge at Terry Trueblood Park

    Iowa City | Iowa

    Event Highlights

    A day of learning and inspiration as we build skills in optimizing donation and transplantation and supporting families in grief. Symposium highlights include:

    • UIHC DCC Autopsy Process 
    • LifeCell, a tissue processor, will share information on how grafts are made and shared for transplant
    • Johnston County Medical Examiner
    • UIHC Organ Donation Process
    • Family Perspective: An Organ/Tissue Donation Experience

    Educational objectives include: 
    • Be knowledgeable about the referral and consent process for organ, eye and tissue donation and understand the time constraints related to the donation process. 
    • Describe the procedure for organ, tissue and eye recovery.
    • Be knowledgeable of follow up procedures and post donor correspondence.

    Day of Symposium

    Time: 8 am - 5 pm
    Registration cost: $15
    Registration includes attendance at all sessions, breakfast, lunch and 8 hours of continuing education credits.
    Registration is limited to 80 attendees.
    All attendees must register online by Monday, July 2, 2018.


    Full agenda coming soon!


    If you have questions regarding the symposium please contact:
    Amanda Heyward
    P: 319-665-3787


Our Vision:

All are inspired to donate life.