Resources Related to Living Organ Donation



Articles

“Why People Don’t Want to Donate Their Organs,” by Tiffanie Wen
http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/11/why-dont-people-want-to-donate-their-organs/382297/

“The Kindest Cut” by Larissa MacFarquhar
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2009/07/27/the-kindest-cut

“We Have a Moral Obligation to Donate Organs” by Peter Singer
http://www.theage.com.au/comment/australias-poor-organ-donation-rate-costing-lives-20150823-gj60ov.html

“The Gift” by Ian Parker
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2004/08/02/the-gift-6

“An Organ Donor’s Generosity Raises the Question of How Much Is Too Much”, The New York Times

“Generosity won’t fix our shortage of organs for transplants”, The Washington Post

“It’s time to treat organ donors with the respect they deserve”, The Washington Post

“Our body parts shouldn’t be for sale”, The Washington Post

“The moral case for paying kidney donors”, The Washington Post

 

Organizations

American Transplant Foundation
http://www.americantransplantfoundation.org/about-transplant/facts-and-myths/

Donate Life America
https://donatelife.net

Living Kidney Donors Network
http://www.livingkidneydonorsnetwork.org

National Kidney Foundation
https://www.kidney.org

National Kidney Registry
http://www.kidneyregistry.org

United Network for Organ Sharing
https://www.unos.org/donation/facts/

Waitlist Zero
http://waitlistzero.org