A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

The following are recent national and international articles on donation and transplantation:


People at Increased Risk From COVID-19 Are Taking to Twitter to Plea for Social Distancing

Published: 03/15/2020     Source: Forbes

Coronavirus Threatens Americans with Underlying Conditions

Published: 03/14/2020     Source: New York Times

Murder-Suicide Leads to History-Making Heart Transplant, New Life for DC Woman

Published: 03/14/2020     Source: 48 Hours


Chinese surgeons perform first double-lung transplantation in coronavirus patients to find new treatments

Published: 03/02/2020     Source:

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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