Support the Living Donor Institute
About The Living Donor Institute
The Living Donor Institute is an important component of Saint Barnabas’
comprehensive kidney transplant program. We offer innovative living donation
options available only at select transplant centers around the country.
For many patients, this makes kidney transplantation possible.
Your gift to the Living Donor Institute enables our nationally recognized
health care team to provide hope for families that turn to us in times
of uncertainty. Every gift, no matter its size, supports the extraordinary
individuals that give life to others and the patients in our care.
The Living Donor Institute provides the following comprehensive services:
Living Donor Kidney Exchange Program for patients with a willing but incompatible donor
Altruistic Living Donor Program that matches altruistic donors with recipients awaiting transplantation
Living- and Emotionally-Related Donor Transplantation
Minimally invasive surgery that reduces pain and complications for kidney donors and recipients
Medical research to advance living donation as the best option for patients with chronic
Coordination of the screening process for donors who live outside NJ
Live From--Kidney Transplant, in collaboration with Liberty Science Center and The Sharing Network
of NJ, to introduce students to kidney transplant through live telecasts
To make a contribution to
Dennis R. Filippone, M.D., Living Donor Institute Fund
please click here.