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JuneTX LifeAfterRegions

Archived Event

The Alliance Advancement Series
Life After Regions: UNOS’ Geography-Based Approach

Presented on: Thursday, June 25, 2020

The Final Rule has dramatically changed the organ allocation system by prioritizing patients based upon their need for transplant rather than their proximity to the donor. This course will review the history of organ allocation in the U.S. and how the successes and growth led to the need for change. The arduous path of local/regional/national distribution to new allocation systems like the Acuity Circles for liver will be discussed as well as the goal of creating Continuous Distribution Allocation systems for all organs.

Continuing Education Credits

Continuing Education credits are no longer available for this learning opportunity.

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