Uniting people and information to help save lives
The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) maintains the only national patient waiting list and features the most comprehensive data available in any single field of medicine. Learn More About the OPTN >>
Waiting list candidates 123,346 as of today 1:18pm
Active waiting list candidates 79,129 as of today 1:18pm
Transplants January - May 2014 11,845 as of 08/15/2014
Donors January - May 2014 5,792 as of 08/15/2014
- August 22, 2014
Committee to address transplant data collection and use
The Data Advisory Committee (DAC) will assess what data should be collected and how it should be used.
- August 21, 2014
Education on the new kidney allocation system is a focus for 2014
Member checklist resource for KAS updated; virtual town hall scheduled for Oct. 23.
- August 20, 2014
OPTN/UNOS Nominating Committee Seeks Board Nominations
The OPTN/UNOS nominating committee is soliciting recommendations for vice president/president-elect; secretary; thoracic transplant representative; at large representatives; OPO at large...