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

National:

Proclamation on National Donate Life Month, 2019

Date: 3/29/2019     Source: WhiteHouse.gov

One Man Was in Desperate Need of a Kidney Transplant—Then His Longtime Friend Realized He Was a Match

Date: 3/27/2019     Source: Reader’s Digest

First living HIV-positive donor provides kidney for transplant in medical breakthrough

Date: 3/28/2019     Source: Washington Post

International:

Interfaith kidney swap: Muslim, Hindu families in India form close bond after exchanging organs

Date: 3/17/2019     Source: F3News

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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