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

National:

Congress, the administration, and the kidney community could dramatically transform kidney care

Published: 7/29/2019     Source: The Hill – Blogs

Balancing Act: Her 14-year-old daughter’s liver saved another woman’s life. Now their friendship offers a road map through grief

Published: 7/27/2019     Source: Tucson.com

First child to undergo double hand transplant is excelling, doctors say

Published: 7/26/2019     Source: Yahoo! Sports

International:

Human-animal chimeric embryos: Growing human pancreas in a rat suitable for transplant

Published: 8/1/2019     Source: Genetic Literacy Project

Netherlands passes law making everyone an organ donor by default

Published: 7/27/2019     Source: Impact Lab

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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