DonorPedia

A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

Articles

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

National

Cancer Shortens Lifespan in Transplant Recipients

Published: 09/20/2021

Source: EurekAlert

Living Donor Liver Transplants: Better Outcomes for Children

Published: 09/21/2021

Source: Associated Press

Organ Donor From DOVE Transplant Describes Meeting The Veteran Who Received Her Kidney

Published: 09/19/2021

Source: Yahoo

International

Saskatchewan Halts Organ Donation Program Due to COVID-19 Surge

Published: 09/23/2021

Source: CBC

Spike in People Signing Up to Donate Their Organs Through NHS App After 12 Million Downloaded it for their COVID Vaccine Passports

Published: 09/21/2021

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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