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Transplant Coordinators Committee

The OPTN Transplant Coordinators Committee (TCC) provides recommendations to OPTN Committees and the OPTN Board of Directors to improve the quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of procurement and transplant coordination. With an expertise in operational efficiency, the TCC offers feedback on proposed policies and bylaws, including the impact on implementation, the development of education for transplant coordinators, and the care of candidates, recipients, living donors, and their families.

Current Projects

Chair
  • Ms. Sharon Klarman
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
Vice Chair
  • Ms. Stacy McKean
  • Donor Network West
Members Organization Position End Term Date
Mr. Douglas E Bremers The Nebraska Medical Center Regional Rep. 6/30/2020  
Ms. Christine F Brenner Sharp Memorial Hospital At Large 6/30/2020  
Ms. Jill Campbell Mayo Clinic Florida At Large 6/30/2022  
Ms. Maria L Casarella Houston Methodist Hospital Regional Rep. 6/30/2021  
Mr. Richard Cummings University of Chicago Medical Center At Large 6/30/2020  
Ms. Melanie A Deal Division of Transplantation, HHS Ex Officio (non voting) 6/30/2021  
Ms. Lindsay N Fessler Johns Hopkins Hospital Regional Rep. 6/30/2022  
Lisa M Gallagher UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay Regional Rep. 6/30/2022  
Ms. Missy A Holliday LifeCenter Organ Donor Network At Large 6/30/2020  
Ms. Barbara Jenkins Medical College of Virginia Hospitals Regional Rep. 6/30/2020  
Ms. JoAnn A Morey Boston Children's Hospital Regional Rep. 6/30/2022  
Ms. Hannah M Murry Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital Regional Rep. 6/30/2022  
Arjun U Naik Division of Transplantation, HHS Ex Officio (non voting) 6/30/2021  
Mrs. Sarah L Nicholas Methodist Dallas Medical Center Ex Officio 6/30/2020  
Ms. Natalie Santiago-Blackwell Tampa General Hospital Regional Rep. 6/30/2021  
Ms. Raelene Skerda Division of Transplantation, HHS Ex Officio (non voting) 6/30/2021  
Tara T Storch General Public Region 4 Visiting Board Member 6/30/2020  
Mrs. Shannon M Tompkins St Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center Regional Rep. 6/30/2020  
Erika K Venniro Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center Regional Rep. 6/30/2020  
Debra A Walczak University of Illinois Medical Center Regional Rep. 6/30/2020  

Meeting Summaries

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