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May 21, 2015 | Liver/IN, Webinar

Additional information, draft agenda available for June 22 liver distribution forum

The forum is being held to seek additional public input on concepts intended to increase equity in access to liver transplantation.

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May 19, 2015 | News

Transplant Network Reaches Milestone of 500,000 Deceased Donor Organ Transplants

As of May 19, 2015, the national transplant allocation system developed by UNOS has coordinated 500,000 organ transplants from deceased donors in the United States since its beginning in October 1987.

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May 14, 2015 | Committee News, Education, Membership, News, Transplant Centers

Educational toolkit, virtual town hall address transplant program performance reviews

Educational resources are available to help members understand MPSC performance review processes.

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May 7, 2015 | Board News, News, OPOs, Transplant Centers

HOPE Act to Facilitate Organ Recovery from HIV-Positive Donors

In a notice published in the Federal Register on May 8, 2015, the U.S....

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May 5, 2015 | Committee News, Liver/IN, News

Calculator Tool Available to Estimate Liver Wait List Outcomes

The calculator can estimate what may happen from any point in time the candidate is likely to be on the waiting list, not only from the candidate’s first day of listing.

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May 5, 2015 | News

Recognizing and Testing for Chagas Disease

The OPTN Ad Hoc Disease Transmission Advisory Committee (DTAC) has reviewed a number of donor-derived transmissions of geographically associated diseases.

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May 1, 2015 | Board News, News

UNOS Completes its First Electronic Election

UNOS recently held our first electronic election for the OPTN/UNOS Board of...

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May 1, 2015 | News, OPOs, Pediatric, Transplant Centers

UNOS Researchers Present Studies at American Transplant Congress

Read summaries of 15 studies with topics ranging from predictors of deceased donor lung utilization to strategies to screen kidney offers based on the KDPI.

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Apr 30, 2015 | News, Transplant Centers

Call for TMF Abstracts 2016

The 2016 Transplant Management Forum is set for April 4-6 at the JW Marriott Indianapolis Hotel.

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