A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

Following are recent national and international articles on donation / transplantation.


A donor heart saved this man’s life. Now he’s paying it forward

Published: 12/06/2019     Source: Today Show

How Julie Mlinar went form being an anonymous kidney donor to a public one

Published: 12/06/2019     Source:

Honoring those lost with the Christmas Tree of Life

Published: 12/05/2019     Source: KALB


Deciding to donate a loved one’s organs

Published: 10/21/2019     Source: VIPortal

Opinion: ‘The Nicholas Effect’ 25 years later: After we donated our son’s organs, Italy was never the same

Published: 09/29/2019     Source: Los Angeles Times

Kidney transplant patient is still alive 50 years after sister saved his life

Published: 09/23/2019     Source: METRO

Below are podcasts featuring experts discussing topics such as comforting grieving donor families, communicating with recipient families, and communicating with medical staff.

Reopening the Donation Conversation with Dr. Cherry Wise

Engaging the Physician, Part 1, with Chris Schimpf

Engaging the Physician, Part 2, with Chris Schimpf

Supporting Families of Pediatric Donors with Dr. Cherry Wise

Supporting Families With Children with Dr. Cherry Wise

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