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Group of Physicians

Bringing together transplant professionals to improve heart and lung transplantation in New York State. more...


OPO Staff Appreciation Days

Without the tireless efforts of the staff at the organ procurement organizations, patients would not receive the life-saving transplants they need. As such the NYCTC joined with the New York State (NYS) transplant programs to host events thanking them for their hard work and dedication. Each...

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Heart Allocation for Sensitized Patients

Transplant programs in NY are sharing their sensitized patient protocols in an unprecedented effort to ensure some of the sickest patients in NY receive heart transplants. The NYCTC Policy and Operations Committee (POC) looked at issues relating to out-of-sequence heart allocation for sensitized...

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Retrospective Data Review

Are we using all available donor lungs? Are there changes we can make to improve access to hearts for NYers? NYCTC members and NYS OPOs are sharing retrospective data to ensure the best use of all available organs, maximizing opportunities for their patients. The members and OPOs agreed to...

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