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3,954,178 Registered Donors
1,309 Awaiting Transplant
1,116 Kidney
13 Kidney/Pancreas
7 Pancreas
113,035 National Wait List
123 Liver
53 Heart
12 Lung
3 Heart/Lung
3 Intestine

Willed Body Donation

There are several Willed Body programs. Each program differs slightly. It is best to call and prearrange any gifts of body donation to science, research or education. Questions to ask when choosing a facility:

  • How is donated tissue used?
  • Who must pay the transportation costs?
  • Is organ donation allowed with body donation?
  • Is there an option to receive cremated remains?

Facilities