Anika Parashar's Profile

Anika Parashar

Trustee of Parashar Foundation
Anika Parashar is a Trustee of Parashar Foundation, who initiated The Organ Receiving & Giving Awareness Network (ORGAN) India.

Obstacles to Organ Donation in India: Q&A With Anika Parashar, Co-founder of ORGAN India

Organ donation gives people a second chance to live. A single deceased donor can save up to nine lives with organ transplantation and help over 50 patients with tissue donation. However, the status of organ donation is dismal in India, and a lot of work has to be done in this field. The life-saving practice has been hampered in the country by lack of awareness, myth and misinformation.  

Anika Parashar is a Trustee of Parashar Foundation, who initiated The Organ Receiving & Giving Awareness Network (ORGAN) India. ORGAN India was launched to address the dismal state of deceased organ donation in India in March 2013. To fulfill the mission, the organization has launched several initiatives across the country in association with the government, private hospitals, and non-profit organizations. ...

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