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

National:

University Health System working to expedite organ transplant process

Published: 02/08/2020     Source: KENS5

Lifesaving Organs for Transplant Go Missing in Transit

Published: 02/08/2020     Source: REVEAL

Coroner employees say body part donation interfered with death investigations

Published: 02/08/2020     Source: LA Times

International:

First Swedish transplant of uterus from deceased donor

Published: 02/17/2020     Source: EurekAlert!

World’s first African-American face transplant recipient, 68, begins year-long recovery process after 16-hour surgery

Published: 02/12/2020     Source: Daily Mail

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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