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Donors Meet Recipients at Living Donor Reception

UW Health surgeons perform transplant procedures working with living donors for kidney transplants. Through a national kidney exchange program, the UW Health Transplant Program offers options for patients who have an incompatible donor, making it possible for them to receive a living donor kidney transplant.


Learn more about the kidney exchange program


Recognizing Living Donors


Watch this report on UW Health's living donor reception ceremony, during which Madison's Tim Nelson, a humanitarian donor who did not know his organ's recipients, met two women who benefited from the kidney exchange his donation started.