Marrow Donor Registry Drive To Be Held May 20 For HCEMS Paramedic Needing Transplant

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

There will be a marrow donor registry on Tuesday, May 20, for Will Frawley, 28, who is a Hamilton County paramedic. Mr. Frawley has been diagnosed with Myelodysplastic Syndrome and is in need of a bone marrow transplant.

Mr. Frawley has been in the EMS field for 13 years, and is scheduled to be married in June.

The drive will take place from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Hamilton County 911 Center, 3404 Amnicola Highway. Donors must be ages 18-44.

For more information, contact Mike Garren at 423 421-7333 or Rhonda Moore at 423 827-7167.


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