The Alliance is the recognized leader within the organ donation and transplantation community dedicated to providing engaged learning, innovation and collaborative leadership for future advancements in organ donation and transplantation.
Our Valued Partners
The Alliance Board of Directors is comprised of expert leaders from several key organizations from across the organ donation, transplantation and healthcare community. They are the driving force behind the Alliance’s successful programs and activities. These valued partners work closely with the Alliance team to achieve optimal results on key issues that impact the donation and transplantation industry.
As of 2016, The Alliance is seeking contributions from our professional partners in the organ donation and transplantation community to help us sustain and grow our work to help our partners save and heal more lives. To learn more about The Alliance’s valuable services and benefits, please click here to read The Alliance Impact Report. To view our “2015 In Review” PPT, click here.
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In The Spotlight
The HIV Organ Policy Equity (HOPE Act) was conceived (Boyarsky/Segev) to revise the National Organ Transplant Act and was supported by dozens of dozens of professional medical, transplant, and patient organizations. In 2013, president Obama signed the HOPE Act….Click to read more.
The Alliance convenes three Leadership Councils for the purpose of advancing the industry’s efforts to increase and improve the organ donation process, end deaths on the transplant waiting list and explore innovative practices for improving donation and transplantation outcomes. Click to read more.
The Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance, through a cooperative agreement with the Health Resources and Services Administration, is pleased to offer an educational video: Saving & Healing Lives Through Organ & Tissue Donation -Continuing Our Healthcare Mission. Click to read more.
Education Corner – Impact of Zika Virus on Organ Donation & Transplantation
Background Zika is a flavivirus transmitted primarily by infected mosquitoes of the Aedes species which also sp...
Southwest Transplant Alliance Sets State Record in 2015
The Southwest Transplant Alliance set a state record in 2015 by recovering more than 1,100 organs for its partners...
Gift of Hope Sets Their Organ and Tissue Donation Record in 2015
ITASCA, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 02/01/16 -- Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, the not-for-profit organi...
The Year of the Organoid
The brain-in-a-jar is one of science fiction’s creepier ideas. It is a safe prediction that 2016 will not see suc...
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Our Partners Say it Best
The Alliance has brought together the key organizations and individuals involved in organ donation and transplantation over the last six years. It will be essential that the sharing of best practices and research continue through the Alliance so that we can improve and increase the number of transplantable organs for those on the waiting list.–Howard Nathan - President and CEO, Gift of Life Donor Program
The Alliance is a vital organization that unites the donation and transplantation community under one umbrella.–Thomas A. Nakagawa, M.D., FAAP, FCCM
Our growth as a community of practice has resulted in the Alliance's guidance and collaboration with national organizations to foster the mission of saving more lives and enhancing donation and transplantation awareness–Thomas A. Nakagawa, M.D., FAAP, FCCM