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In collaboration with the UNC Health System Transplant Service, the Center for Bioethics co-sponsors six seminars each year devoted to ethical issues in the procurement, allocation and transplantation of human organs.

Upcoming Transplant Ethics Conference

There are no upcoming transplant ethics conferences at this time.

Past Transplant Ethics Conference

Kidney to Share: A Patient and Ethicist Offer Their Views on the Living Donor Process 

Martha Gershun, Writer, Consultant, Living Organ Donor
Dr. John Lantos, Director, Bioethics Center Children’s Mercy Hospital

Forced Organ Harvesting from Prisoners of Conscience: A Workshop on the Intersection of Medical Advocacy and Medical Ethics 

David Matas,  Human Rights Lawyer
Torsten Trey, M.D., Ph.D., Founder and Executive Director DAFOH
Winston Liu, Prisoner of Conscience, Falun Gong Practitioner