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Eurotransplant to Award a young researcher with the ‘Eurotrans-plant Jon van Rood Award

For the first time, Eurotransplant, the international collaborative platform gathering all transplant hospitals, tissue-typing laboratories and hospitals where organ donations take place in Europe, will award a young researcher with the ‘Eurotransplant Jon van Rood Award’. The winner, to be selected from the twelve scientific publications submitted and reviewed by an international jury, will be […]

Celebrating the European Organ Donation Day (EODD)

Scheduled on 13 October, the event will take place in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, the hosting country for the EODD this year. In view of the EODD, the Council of Europe, owner of the initiative, encourages Member States and their citizens to communicate about the need to boost organ donation and transplantation in Europe. This […]

German Health Minister Calls for Opt-out Organ Donation

The European Kidney Health Alliance (EKHA) supports the statement of German Health Minister Jens Spahn, who Monday said he thinks Germany should adopt an opt-out scheme to increase the number of organs available for transplantation. “I am in favor of a double opt-out solution,” Spahn told Bild newspaper. “That’s the only way to make organ donation […]