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Region 7

Region 7 Overview

Region 7 map

States include:
  • Illinois
  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • South Dakota
  • Wisconsin
Regional Councillor:

Luis Fernandez, M.D.

Univ. of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

Region 7 Meetings

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Thursday, March 4, 2021

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

The safety of our members is a top priority. Because of COVID-19 health concerns, the Region 7 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 7 Profile

Donors versus Organs Donated in 2020
ProgramsDonorsOrgans
All Donors 1,546 3,862
Kidney 1,451 2,311
Liver 721 721
Heart 283 283
Pancreas 151 151
Lung 199 386
Intestine 10 10
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021

Organ registrations on waitlist as of 1/14/2021
ProgramsCounts
All Organs 9,041
Kidney 7,292
Liver 735
Pancreas 206
Kidney / Pancreas 300
Heart 385
Lung 107
Heart / Lung 8
Intestine 7
Upper Limb: Bilateral 1
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021

Transplants in 2020
ProgramsCounts
All Organs 3,224
Kidney 1,781
Liver 786
Pancreas 34
Kidney / Pancreas 132
Heart 323
Lung 162
Heart / Lung 5
Intestine 1
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021

Members
ProgramsCounts
All Members 44
OPOs 4
Transplant Centers 23
Histo Labs 15
Med / Prof Orgs 2
Based on OPTN data as of 1/14/2021