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A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

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

National:

Teen superfan battling chronic disease give humorous and uplifting speech at ESPYs

Published: 7/12/2017; Source: True Viral News

Matches made in heaven: 8 patients involved in kidney swap meet following surgeries

Published: 7/8/2017; Source: 6ABC

International:

Barnard the movie – celebrating 50 years since the world’s first heart transplant

Published: 7/11/2017; Source: 4RFV International Broadcast News

Bridesmaid who received transplant call on day of wedding is one of 50,000 now alive thanks to organ donation

Published: 7/11/2017; Source: MSN South Africa

 

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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