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Explore Transplant is a national consortium of leading experts in transplant, health literacy, and research. Our commitment is to provide you with the best education and decision-making tools available.
INSIGHTS FROM KIDNEY RECIPIENTS, LIVING DONORS AND TRANSPLANT PROFESSIONALS
- 2525189033Patients with kidney failure have different options when choosing the treatment they feel is best for them, and itâs not always an easy choice to make. According to Dr. Amy Waterman, Associate Professor in the Division of Nephrology at UCLA, and Deputy Director of the Transplant Research and Education Center (TREC) at the Terasaki Research Institute, âPatients want to choose ... Read MoreLearn more
- One of the ways we at the Transplant Research and Education Center serve kidney patients is through Explore Transplant, a multi-level consortium of the leading experts in transplant, and a key partner in this endeavor is Health Literacy Media (HLM). In order to get the educational tools we have developed to the people who need it most â the patients ... Read MoreLearn more
- 8136462862Amy and her husband Jerry at the Unyts Donate Life Walk with dear family friend Annie Keller and Amyâs mom, Diane Weimer. Amy and her family participated in the 2013 Donate Life Rose Parade Float. Clarence, New YorkÂ âÂ Amy Nash was diagnosed with end-stage renal disease during her senior year in college. In the mid-1980s, living donation outside of immediate family ... Read MoreLearn more