Forum Posts by
Alfred M. Sadler
- Organ Donation and Transplantation in the U.S.: 50 Years of Success, Strategies for Improvement
Posted on April 11, 2018
The Uniform Anatomical Gift Act, a landmark law adopted 50 years ago this summer, has provided a sound and stable legal platform on which to base an effective nationwide organ donation and transplantation system, as we discuss in our article in the current issue of the Hastings Center Report. We worked closely with the committee… Read more
- Can Social Media Increase Transplant Donation and Save Lives?
Posted on August 24, 2012
While at the National Institutes of Health in 1967 and 1968, we were involved in the design and drafting of the Uniform Anatomical Gift Act, in partnership with the Commissioners on Uniform State Laws and with the support of several health care organizations. In drafting the model law, we had three major goals: 1) clarify… Read more