Sunday, July 12, 2020

Pierre Luc Charland

Aside from being a very experienced transplant coordinator in the Houston area, Pierre is also an amazing content creator for our properties. Pierre plays a key role in driving our mission and offering expert insight to the ever evolving world of transplantation.

Stories From This Author:


United Kingdom’s Strategy to Boost Organ Donation: Free Funerals

This is no joke.  Britain's health system is strongly considering offering free funerals to organ donors as a way to increase their donation rate.  More than 18 million people...

What to Choose? Deceased Organ Donor or Donation After Cardiac Death (DCD)?

Actually, everybody on an organ transplant waiting list is waiting for a deceased donor. It is the kind or deceased donor that may be different. Just like I talked...

VOICE BOX TRANSPLANTATION: BE HEARD AGAIN

The more I read the news about organ transplant the more I am amazed at what scientists are trying to do. After face transplant, arm transplant, uterine transplant now we...

Renal Transplant and Pregnancy Can go Along Successfully (Maybe)

It is not recommended for a renal transplant patient to become pregnant after transplantation but it can be done successfully as long as the future mom is aware of...

Animals to be Used for Organ Transplants

Pig Cornea According to a group a scientists from Pittsburgh University, pigs are to be used sooner than later for human organ transplantation. In fact they are planning to start...

A Kid Sells his Kidney for an iPad

  A 17 years old teenager in the province of Anhui which is located in the Eastern part of China sold one of his kidney for 20,000 yuan (around $3,000...