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29 Jul 2018

 DonateLife Week 2018 – 29 July-5 August

The AMA is urging more Australians to use this week – DonateLife Week 2018 – to register to become an organ donor, and to share and discuss this momentous decision with their family and friends.

AMA President, Dr Tony Bartone, said today that Australia is a leader in organ and tissue transplantation, in terms of transplant outcomes, but our donation rates lag well behind world donor leaders like Spain, Portugal, and Croatia.

Published: 29 Jul 2018

05 Jan 2018

The AMA has released its updated Position Statement on Organ and Tissuer Donation and Transplantation, with new sections on waiting lists and umbilical cord blood banks.

Published: 05 Jan 2018