IN THE NEWS
Ideas in action
A Q&A with Jared Siekierka of Donor Network West about the San Ramon, California-based OPO’s successful donor image sharing program.
Sharing best practices
Enhancing the efficiency of the referral and evaluation process makes transplant patients ready sooner at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Data & tools
UNOS talks with Matthew Hartwig, M.D., of Duke University Medical School about the transformative potential of ex vivo lung perfusion
Key takeaways for busy transplant professionals
Lung perfusion has more than tripled since 2015, growing from 1.7 percent to 6.3 percent and potentially expanding the pool of organs available for transplant.
More pediatric patients will receive transplants as a result of new OPTN liver distribution policy
The increase in multi-organ transplant (MOT) raises ethical questions that call for greater consistency in allocation strategy
The OPTN is offering a national webinar to provide members an opportunity to learn about the NLRB and how exception scores will be converted upon implementation.
Education and resources are available to help you prepare.
Most exception scores will convert at that time.
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