DonorPedia

A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

Articles

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

National

For Black Kidney Patients, An Algorithm May Help Perpetuate Harmful Racial Disparities

Published: 06/06/2021

Source: The Washington Post

COVID Antibody Treatment is Safe, Effective in Transplant Patients

Published: 06/11/2021

Source: Drugs.com

Old Age No Bar to Successful Heart Transplant, Study Finds

Published: 06/11/2021

Source: Drugs.com

International

Hospital Carries Out Three Organ Transplants in Just 17 Hours

Published: 05/20/2021

Source: Metro

Pandemic Has Created A Growing Demand for Organ Donations: And As Well As Saving Lives, You Can Help Millions for the NHS

Published: 06/05/2021

Source: Daily Mail

Webinars

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

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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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