Become a Donor
In 1952, when Dr. Thomas Starzl graduated from medical school, there wasn’t a single example of successful organ transplantation in any species anywhere in the world.
Last year, almost 35,000 organ transplants were performed in the United States alone.
But one thing has remained constant—the need for donor organs.
Today, 115,000 people are on the waiting list for kidneys, livers, hearts and other organs. Another is added every ten minutes, and 22 of them will die today.
Find out how you can make a difference