The actions will increase the equity of access to liver transplant, and were among a number of additional measures adopted by the board.
The late UNOS director of public communications helped establish an award recognizing advocates in 2010. Now, the same award has been renamed to honor its very first champion.
Policy toolkit and professional education available.
OPTN Board of Directors expected to require transplant hospitals to use race-neutral calculations in assessing patients
Changes will reduce disparities and increase equity in access to transplant.
Meeting held in Boston June 4-8.
Member survey closes June 17