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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 120,994 as of today 3:06am
Active waiting list candidates 77,516 as of today 3:06am
Transplants January - August 2013 19,262 as of 11/29/2013
Donors January - August 2013 9,446 as of 11/29/2013
- November 22, 2013
Nominees Chosen for Board of Directors Election
Transplant recipient, living donor are nominees for Vice President/President-Elect.
- November 12, 2013
OPTN/UNOS Board of Directors addresses donation upon circulatory death, advocacy for living donors, plain language in policies
The Board approved several actions at its November 2013 meeting.
- November 11, 2013
OPTN/UNOS Places New Mexico Donor Services on Probation
New Mexico Donor Services is the organ procurement organization responsible for coordinating organ donation throughout the state.
- OPTN/UNOS Liver/Intestine Committee Meeting
- OPTN/UNOS Histocompatibility Committee Meeting/Conference Call
- OPTN/UNOS Operations and Safety Committee Meeting
- OPTN/UNOS Region 4 Meeting
- OPTN/UNOS Region 8 Meeting
- OPTN/UNOS Regions 3 & 11 Meeting