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

National:

Strangers Get New Hearts on the Same Day, Fall in Love After Families Met in Waiting Room

Published: 2/14/2018; Source: Good News Network

‘It’s the gift of life’: Man donates kidney to wife of 40 years

Published: 2/14/2018; Source: Today

Here’s how we can increase the supply of organs and keep people off of the waiting list

Published: 2/12/2018; Source: The Hill

International:

Wales leading on organ donation consent rates

Published: 2/2/2018; Source: Public Now

New Dutch law to make all adults organ donors unless they opt out

Published: 2/14/2018; Source: CNN

 

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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