Monthly Archives: March 2015

Please Comment

The last day to comment on the policy regarding transplant surgeons and physicians is tomorrow. If you haven’t done so I ask you to please consider doing so. http://optn.transplant.hrsa.gov/governance/public-comment/establish-pediatric-training-and-experience-bylaws-requirements/

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Report on congenital heart surgery outcomes is made available to public

  The Society of Thoracic Surgeons has made public its first report of pediatric and congenital heart surgery outcomes from the Congenital Heart Surgery Database. The report included four-year observed, expected and risk-adjusted center-level surgery-related mortality rates for the aggregate … Continue reading

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Please read and comment

Dear transplant families and friends,  I am writing to you today as a parent of a pediatric transplant patient to request your help in advancing the care of pediatric transplant patients across the country.  The United Network for Organ Sharing, or … Continue reading

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