A resource for organ and tissue donation professionals.


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


Signs of an Animal Virus Discovered in Man Who Received a Pig’s Heart

Published: 05/09/2022

Source: The New York Times

Woman Receives Life-Saving Kidney Transplant from Unlikely Source: Her Blood Technician

Published: 04/28/2022

Source: People

What’s the Mysterious Liver Disease Hurting Children?

Published: 04/28/2022

Source: Washington Post


CareDx Partners with the European Society for Organ Transplantation to Provide Clinical Evidence Supporting the Use of AlloSeq cfDNA with European Transplant Healthcare Professionals

Published: 03/30/2022

Source: Globe Newswire

German Researchers to Breed Pigs for Human Heart Transplants

Published: 02/03/2022

Source: The Guardian


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


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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