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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

Transplant Equity Called for Among Persons Living with HIV

Published: 01/14/2022

Source: AJMC.com

Opinion: After the Pig-to-Human Heart Transplant, the FDA, Clinicians and Insurers Have Some Catching Up To Do

Published: 01/13/2022

Source: The Washington Post

Pig-Heart Transplant Jolts Doctors Confronting Lack of Organ Donors

Published: 01/12/2022

Source: Wall Street Journal

International

MGM Healthcare Achieves a Rare Feat of Performing Combined Procedures of Living Donor Liver Transplants and Coronary Artery Bypass Graft on a Patient

Published: 01/07/2022

Source: Business-Standard.com

A Transplant Surgeon Used An Electric Bean to Burn His Initials Into Patients’ Organs. He Just Lost His Medical License.

Published: 01/13/2022

Source: The Washington Post

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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