The Alliance welcomes submissions to the Organ Donation Toolbox.
Contributions can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with a statement providing approval for posting to this site.
This section has been reviewed and updated as of December 2018. To see past content, click on the Archive tab below.
- Increasing Donor Designation
- Donate Life America (main site)
- US Department of HHS Information on Organ Donation
- Workplace Partnership for Life: Hospital Organ Donation Campaign – For more information, click here.
- Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV)
- Education on Organ Donation and Transplantation in Primary School; Teachers’ Support and the First Results of a Teaching Module – Article – Siebelink, M., Verhagen, A., Roodbol, P., Albers, M. and Van de Wiel, H. (2017). PLOS ONE, 12(5), p.e0178128. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0178128.
- Effects of Classroom Education on Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding Organ Donation in Ethnically Diverse Urban High Schools – Article – Cárdenas, V., Thornton, J., Wong, K., Spigner, C. and Allen, M. (2010). Clinical Transplantation, 24(6), pp.784-793. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-0012.2009.01200.x.
- The Effect of State Policies on Organ Donation and Transplantation in the United States – Article (subscription) – Chatterjee, P., Venkataramani, A., Vijayan, A., Wellen, J. and Martin, E. (2015). JAMA Internal Medicine, 175(8), p.1323. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.2194.
- A Student Leadership Model for Promoting Educational Programs in Organ Donation and Transplantation – Article (subscription) -Reville, P., Zhao, C., Perez, T., Nowacki, A., Phillips, D., et al. (2013). Transplantation Proceedings, 45(4), pp.1287-1294. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transproceed.2013.01.074.
- Legal Framework
- Uniform Anatomical Gift Act (2006) – View Summary
- Family Conversations
- Process for Honoring Donor Designation
- Donation by Donor Designation Policy – Download – LifeSource
- Donor Designation Family Opposition – Family Support Worksheet – Download – Midwest Transplant Network
- Escalation Policy Flowsheet – Download – Nebraska Organ Recovery Services
- First Person Authorization Algorithm – Download –Midwest Transplant Network / University of Kansas Hospital
- Process Flowcharts for Donor Designation – Download – LifeSource
- Registered Donor Algorithm – Download – Donor Network of Arizona