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U.S. organ transplants set record in 2016

Organ transplants performed in the United States in 2016 reached a new record high for the fourth consecutive year.

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2017 Transplant Management Forum

Expand your knowledge of transplant program operations, finances, strategies, and much more at the 2017 Transplant Management Forum, April 25-27 in Orlando, Florida.

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Upcoming regional meetings

We encourage all transplant programs, OPO and histo labs to send a representative to these meetings that run February 3 through March 24.

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Ethics webinar series

UNOS is offering a webinar series that focuses on ethics and provides you with continuing education. The first webinar in the series is free.

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News

U.S. organ transplants, deceased donors set record in 2016

Organ transplants performed in the United States in 2016 reached a new record high for the fourth consecutive year, according to preliminary data from United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). For the year, 33,606 transplants were reported, representing an 8.5 percent increase over the 2015 total and an increase of 19.8 percent since 2012.

Education

Effective communication can save lives

(July 2015 | Duration: 10:22)
Photo: Robert Seale Photography)

Policy

TransNetSM organ transport

(August 2015 | Duration: 3:55 |
Photo: Robert Seale Photography)

Community

Perspective from Betsy Walsh, former OPTN/UNOS president

(August 2015 | Duration: 1:30)