AOPO leads the nation’s organ donation process through advocacy, education, and innovation

Vicky Keene

Lung Recipient

Photo Credit: Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE)

AOPO advances organ donation and transplantation by driving continual improvement of the donation process

Alex Pitcher

Tissue Recipient

Photo Credit: LifeCenter Organ Donor Network

AOPO collaborates with stakeholders and shares best practices with their OPO members

Tonya Gomez

Double Lung Recipient

Photo Credit: Life Connection of Ohio

AOPO is saving and improving lives through organ, eye, and tissue donation

Autumn, Adam, and Letitia

Donor Family

Photo Credit: LifeQuest Organ Recovery Services

AOPO commits to achieving 50,000 annual transplants by 2026.

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Donation Stories

Anthony and Dean’s Story
Anthony and Dean’s Story

Pam, a Donor Mom to Anthony, and Dean, Anthony's Heart Recipient, share their gift of life story...

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News

AOPO Comments CMS OPO Histocompatibility Laboratory Cost Report
AOPO Comments CMS OPO Histocompatibility Laboratory Cost Report

November 14, 2021 William N. Parham, IIIDirectorPaperwork Reduction StaffOffice of Strategic Operations and Regulatory Affairs. Submitted Electronically: www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain  RE: Information Collection Request Title: Organ Procurement Organization...

AOPO Comments CMS OPO Histocompatibility Laboratory Cost Report
AOPO Partners with CMS in Effort to Address National Kidney Shortage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Sandra Remy301-467-9024 AOPO Partners with CMS in Effort to Address National Kidney Shortage50K Organ Transplants Annually by 2026 Campaign Already Providing Key Insight McLean, VA. (November 15, 2021) – The Association of Organ...

AOPO Comments CMS OPO Histocompatibility Laboratory Cost Report
AOPO Comments HRSA DoNation Campaign

November 5, 2021 Ms. Maria G. ButtonDirector, Executive SecretariatHealth Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)5600 Fishers Lane Room 14N136BRockville, MD 20857 Submitted Electronically: paperwork@hrsa.gov  RE: Information Collection Request Title: DoNation...