Tell us why you’d like to volunteer as a committee member, board member, regional councillor or in another way.
Thank you to those that have applied to support the OPTN as a Committee or Board member. If you applied during the most recent call for nominations (July-September 2020), your Volunteer Interest Form has been received and is now in review. The review process runs from October 2020 to March 2021. We received more than 500 applications for the 88 vacancies for the term beginning in July 2021.
If you completed a Volunteer Interest Form, you will receive communications from UNOS by March 2021 if not earlier regarding your status. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to Volunteer@unos.org.
As a member your input is invaluable. UNOS is seeking your expertise in the following areas:
Organ review board
MPSC on-site peer review
Collaborative improvement expert council
Research think tank
Research clinical expert group
Collaborative improvement faculty
Education subject matter expert
IT customer council
Individual feedback during public comment
Associate Regional Councillor
Board of Directors
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Why I volunteer
Transplant recipients and transplant professionals volunteer to give back, to learn, to develop policy—all contributing to our national transplant system's strength and growth. Read on to learn how you can get involved.