Gift of Life Institute Blog




The Art and Science of Leadership

By Theresa A. Daly | October 17, 2019

Organizations committed to donation and transplantation are facing complex challenges that require the rapid development of leaders. Now, more than ever, leaders must: learn and deploy core management skills; develop a broad strategic perspective; take their leadership skills to the next level; expand their professional and personal networks.


Maintaining Professional Boundaries

By Cherry Wise, PhD | September 1, 2019

Professional boundaries are vital in OPO work because we are working on a deep level with vulnerable people. We have a responsibility to them to do things to the best of our ability and to ensure that our help and support does not damage or disenfranchise them.


The Importance of Active Listening

By Patricia Mulvania, RN, BSN, CPTC | July 15, 2019

Active listening builds strong relationships and, while it may not come naturally to many of us, it’s an invaluable communication skill.


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