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Donor Management in Critical Cases

179.1 - Donor Management in Critical Cases

Presenter: Thomas, Nakagawa, St. Petersburg, FL, USA
Authors: Thomas Nakagawa


Dr. Nakagawa is actively involved with national and international issues pertaining to organ and tissue donation. He serves on the Secretary of Health of Health and Human Services, Advisory Committee on Organ Transplantation and has been a member of the UNOS/OPTN Pediatric Transplant committee. He has served as faculty and co-chair for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Organ Donation and Transplantation Collaboratives. Dr. Nakagawa has authored publications on donor management, DCD donation, end-of-life care, and is the lead author for the revised US 2011 pediatric brain death guidelines.

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