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Region 3

Region 3 Overview

Region 3 map

States include:
  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • Puerto Rico
Regional Councillor:

Keith Wille, MD, MSPH

University of Alabama Hospital

Region 3 Meetings

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Virtual, 9:00 am-3:05 pm EST

The safety of our members is a top priority. Because of COVID-19 health concerns, the Region 3 meeting will be held virtually.

Meetings are held twice each year during the winter and summer public comment periods. They include regional updates and presentations of policy proposals. Here's what to expect. Participate in public comment.

Region 3 Profile

Donors versus Organs Donated in 2020
ProgramsDonorsOrgans
All Donors 2,477 7,185
Kidney 2,318 4,100
Liver 1,536 1,536
Heart 580 580
Pancreas 195 195
Lung 396 749
Intestine 25 25
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021

Organ registrations on waitlist as of 1/14/2021
ProgramsCounts
All Organs 14,773
Kidney 12,884
Liver 1,155
Pancreas 41
Kidney / Pancreas 165
Heart 424
Lung 81
Heart / Lung 1
Intestine 19
Abdominal Wall 3
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021

Transplants in 2020
ProgramsCounts
All Organs 5,499
Kidney 3,292
Liver 1,340
Pancreas 17
Kidney / Pancreas 134
Heart 430
Lung 266
Heart / Lung 3
Intestine 17
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021

Members
ProgramsCounts
All Members 55
OPOs 10
Transplant Centers 30
Histo Labs 15
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021