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Voices in Transplant
Perspectives from the organ donation and transplant community driving innovation, improvement and insights to save lives together
Donor mom advocates for thoughtful reform to improve entire transplant system.
An OPO leader worries that new rules will result in fewer lifesaving transplants.
Transplant surgeon calls for systemic reforms to build on success of transplant system.
Research shows a 2018 modified heart policy is achieving most of its intended goals of stratifying candidates and providing broader access to the most medically urgent patients.
Research shows collaborative improvement has potential to increase kidney utilization.
Transplant and OPO team members continue to be injured in ground transportation accidents, resulting in the loss of productive clinical years. Many of these incidents are avoidable. New methods of organ transport are needed.
UNOS begins phased release of UNet Image Sharing to organ procurement organizations across the country.
UNOS researchers studied post-donation end-stage renal disease in white first-degree related living kidney donors in the U.S. between 1994 and 2018. The study is the first of its kind to adjust for recipient factors.
UNOS Labs is a collaborative space where UNOS’ behavioral scientists, biostatisticians, data scientists, and developers partner with donation and transplantation experts to work toward solutions that will make the transplant system more efficient and increase transplants.
UNOS Labs tries out new ideas in behavioral research, data science and technology. Our researchers develop innovative solutions to improve the national organ network and increase organ utilization.
A result of two years of public comment and policy development, the new distance-based approach prioritizes patients.
Equity in access to organ transplants and behavioral science among topics presented to the international community of transplant professionals.
More than 220 transplants have been performed to date through the HOPE Act.