Resources

Resources


For more information about organ and tissue donation, visit the following organizations.

United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) is a national network of transplant professionals working to save lives. UNOS website.

Department of Health & Human Services , Division of Transplantation (DOT) is the primary federal entity responsible for oversight of the organ and blood stem cell transplant systems in the U.S., and for initiatives to increase organ donor registration and donation. www.organdonor.gov

Association of Organ Procurement Organizations is a non-profit that represents organ procurement organizations throughout the United States. www.aopo.org

American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) is a non-profit dedicated to improving and saving lives by promoting the safety, quality and availability of donated human tissue. www.aatb.org

Eye Bank Association of America (EBAA) is a non-profit that champions the restoration of sight through donation, transplantation and research. www.restoresight.org

Association for Multicultural Affairs in Transplantation (AMAT) is a non-profit that promotes organ, tissue and eye donation within multicultural communities and with health professionals who work with multicultural clients to increase lives saved through donation and transplantation. www.amat1.org

Donate Life America is a non-profit alliance of national organizations and state teams across the United States committed to increasing the number of donated organs, tissue and eyes for transplantation. www.donatelife.net