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Thursday, May 21, 2015
Additional information, draft agenda available for June 22 liver distribution forum
The OPTN Liver Committee is seeking input on concepts intended to increase equity in access to liver transplantation.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Transplant network reaches milestone of 500,000 deceased donor organ transplants
More than 250,000 recipients of these transplants are estimated to be surviving.
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Educational toolkit, virtual town hall address transplant program performance reviews
A recording is now available of the May 5, 2015, performance review webinar.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
HOPE Act to facilitate organ recovery from HIV-positive donors
The OPTN Final Rule will be amended to allow the recovery of transplantable organs from HIV-positive donors.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Calculator tool estimates liver wait list outcomes
The SRTR created the calculator at the request of the OPTN liver committee.