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

National:

How Opt-Out Donation Could Affect U.S. Waiting Lists

Published: 10/24/2019     Source: UofHealth.org

Brigham Surgeons Perform First Full Face Transplant for Black Patient

Published: 10/24/2019     Source: Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lynbrook High School junior returns to class after transplant

Published: 10/24/2019     Source: LI Herald

International:

Deciding to donate a loved one’s organs

Published: 10/21/2019     Source: VIPortal

Opinion: ‘The Nicholas Effect’ 25 years later: After we donated our son’s organs, Italy was never the same

Published: 09/29/2019     Source: Los Angeles Times

Kidney transplant patient is still alive 50 years after sister saved his life

Published: 09/23/2019     Source: METRO

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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