The new policy establishes new distribution areas based on the donor location and is projected to increase equity in transplant access for candidates regardless of where they live or list for a transplant.
“It’s like a lifetime achievement award,” says Brigitte Sullivan, 2019 recipient of the award honoring excellence in transplant administration.
We will accept nominations until Nov. 30.
The OPTN Living Donor Committee is creating a social media guidance document for the transplant community. Responses to a survey will help the committee create this useful resource.
Transplant centers will have until Oct. 31 to change their data.
We are updating the OPTN organ transport labels providing them free to all members. TransNet labels will also be available at no cost.