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.
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In The Spotlight
This past week the 2014 donation and transplant data were posted to the OPTN website and it is heartening to report that deceased donation increased 4% over 2013. However, it is disheartening to share that living donation declined 3% and 2014 saw only a 1.4% increase in total…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.
Europe Performs Their First Heart Transplant Post-DCDD
British transplant surgeons at Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK, performed their first heart transplant of a non-be...
Kidney is Focus of 3rd SOS Science Summit
High incidences of uncontrolled high blood pressure and obesity-linked diabetes are large driving factors for kidne...
Woman Receives Bionic Eye Transplant
A 72-year old Honolulu woman is the first woman in the Asia-Pacific region to receive a bionic eye transplant. The...
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