The system faces issues in the middle of a milestone

Kim Uccellini, 42, Manager, Policy and Community Relations, UNOS; 33-year-old kidney transplant, Atlanta.

Brian Shepard, CEO, UNOS, Richmond, Virginia.

Deepali Kumar, MD, president, American Society of Transplantation; Transplant Infectious Diseases Physician, Ajmera Transplant Centre; professor of medicine, University of Toronto.

Press release, UNOS.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine: “Realizing the Promises of Equity in the Organ Transplant System.”

Health Resources and Services Administration: “Organ Donation Statistics”.

Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN): “Data”.

Press Release, United States Sente Committee on Finance.

Journal of Clinical Medicine: “Advances and Recent Advances in Solid Organ Transplantation.”

Yuri S. Genyk, MD, Transplant Surgeon, Co-Director, USC Transplant Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California.

Timucin Taner, MD, PhD, transplant surgeon, director of the division of transplant surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.

Kim Lute, 48, twice liver transplant recipient; Regional Communications Manager, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta.

Journal of Medical Economics: “Average Estimates of Lifetime Survival After Solid Organ Transplantation in the US and UK.”