DonorPedia

A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.

Articles

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

National

Few transplant surgeons are Black. Giving medical students a rare peek at organ donation may help

Published: 10/24/2023

Source: AP News

The Cure Alliance Sends Key Funding For 1st Human Islet Transplant Using Novel Drug to Replace Toxic Anti-Rejection Drug

Published: 10/16/2023

Source: AP News

The U.S. is modernizing its 39-year-old organ transplant system–just in time for the AI revolution

Published: 10/13/2023

Source: Fortune

Disparities Influence Outcomes in Live Donor Liver Transplants

Published: 10/16/2023

Source: Physician’s Weekly

International

4-Day-Old Baby Saves Lives Of 6 People, Becomes Youngest Organ Donor In India

Published: 10/20/2023

Source: The Times of India

Hampshire: Oldest kidney donor celebrates 95th birthday

Published: 10/18/2023

Source: BBC

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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