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A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

Articles

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

National

Family Caregiving Doesn’t End When Recipient Dies

Published: 05/26/2020     Source: AARP

Organ Donations Get Wasted Every Year. That’s Killing People Like Me.

Published: 05/25/2020     Source: NBC News 

COVID-19 Increases Importance of Implementing Reforms to Organ Donation System

Published: 05/22/2020     Source: The Hill 

International

UPDATED: Australian-First Organ Donation Bill Passes Assembly

Published: 05/21/2020     Source: The Riotact

The Gift of Life: How Does Organ Donation Work and What is Max and Keira’s Law? 

Published: 05/20/2020     Source: The Sun 

Kidney Patients and the Need for Donors

Published: 05/20/2020     Source: Irish Times

Webinars

The following are recent webinars featuring discussions on the COVID-19 pandemic:

“Providing Aftercare Services to Those in Need During the Covid-19 Crisis” Password is 0P+q7B!l

Podcasts

The following 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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