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A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

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

National:

3 moms become ‘scar sisters’ after being living organ donors for daughters

Published: 6/7/2018; Source: MSN

Kansas teen pushes for fewer organ donation restrictions

Published: 6/8/2018; Source: The Island Packet

University of Chicago Medicine Deploys DaVita Data Sharing Technology to Help Patients on Its Kidney Transplant Waitlist

Published: 6/6/2018; Source: News 9

International:

First artificial corneal transplant in Syria restores sight to woman

Published: 6/5/2018; Source: Pharmacy Choice

New ‘opt-out’ law makes every Icelander an organ donor by default

Published: 6/7/2018; Source: Big Think

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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