When prepared for the experience and surrounded by supportive caregivers who are able to create a safe environment for questions to be asked and grief to be experienced, children of all ages tend to benefit from having the option to say goodbye to a dying loved one.
Gift of Life Institute Blog
How to help families of organ and tissue donors during the holidays.
Gift of Life Institute faculty member Lara Moretti was recently named a Fellow in Thanatology: Death, Dying and Bereavement. We sat down with her to learn more about thanatology and its application to her work at Gift of Life.
An effective and efficient way to communicate important information.
Engaging the physician is an invaluable component of the OPO-hospital partnership and an important strategy for cultivating and strengthening physician relationships.
For years, myths and misconceptions have prevented people from signing up as donors. In this blog, we tackle some of the most common "mythconceptions" about donation and transplantation.