"Your voice of the transplant community"
  • October TRIO E-News now available

    learn more about: • Scholarship program update • Advocacy opportunities • Festival wrapup & Mosiac to view • AlloCure phone app download links

    Read full issue here

  • TRIO Oklahoma launches new chapter

    Please join us in welcoming our newly chartered TRIO Oklahoma - contact president, Lorrinda Gray-Davis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information

    Learn more

  • Man glad to be alive with four organ transplants

    Read the awesome story of one man who is alive with a double-lung, kidney and liver transplants

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  • Organ Donation to Transplant Surgery

    Gena Mayer, Manager, Transplant Coordination Services at Gift of Life Donor Program in Philadelphia shares how the process of organ donation carries through to transplant surgery flows.

    watch event video here

  • Transplant Patient in a New COVID-19 World webinar

    Join Dr. Emily Blumberg, Director of Transplant Infectious Diseases at Penn Medicine and a TRIO transplant patient panel as they share experiences, best practices and ideas for living in a new COVID-19 world.

    watch event video here

  • Mom donates life to 12 in death after birthing her 4th child

    Mom of four Kathleen Thorson gave an incredible gift in her final moments after dying from a mystery brain bleed

    Read her full story here

  • Supercooling preserves donor livers for more than a day

    The breakthrough could mean that fewer organs go to waste before they make it into a transplant recipient.

    Read full story here

  • Post-transplant exercise video added to TRIO Transplant Library

    A team of physical therapists share insights and recommendations on how to stay fit for life after a transplant in our program #104

    click to view here

  • Do you know your risk for cancer post-transplant?

    TRIO's unique Post-transpant cancer web resource might save your life!

    Link to learn more here

  • Support for Transplant Recipients

    TRIO is commited to improving the quality of lives touched by the miracle of transplantation through support, advocacy, education, and awareness.

    How to Get Involved About TRIO

Coronovirus information for transplant patients

How to Get Involved

Through the TRIO Headquarters and a network of chapters, TRIO serves its members in the areas of: Awareness, Support, Education, and Advocacy. This TRIO web site is filled with information about these areas and our many programs, including local chapter contact information, so wander around these pages to learn more about TRIO or contact your local TRIO chapter.

Monthly TRIO

TRIO provides the TRIO E-News monthly newsletter highlighting Chapter activities, useful information about transplant and health topics, event announcements / reports, and other information of interest to the worldwide transplant community.

Support TRIO Financially

Donating time or money, becoming a chapter member or member-at-large, registering as an organ donor, or donating your UAL frequent flyer miles - contact TRIO at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information or make a secure online donation below.

Join a TRIO Chapter or Group

YOU are invited to join us in support of the TRIO mission to help change the world! Become a Member at Large or discover TRIO within your own local community by joining a TRIO Chapter or support group near you.

Become an Organ Donor

Although there have been advances in medical technology, the demand for organ, eye and tissue donation still vastly exceeds the number of donors. Make life possible for the more than 118,000 people awaiting transplants. Commit now to giving life to others when you die.

TRIO PTC Phase 1: Web Site

The Post-Transplant Cancer educational web site,, is now open as content continues to grow in coming months.

Featured Resources

Transplant Book Reviews

Book Reviews

Transplant stories of how the human spirit can deal with life's "adventures".

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TRIO Online Presentation Library

Presentation Library

Transplant Presentation Library offers an easy answer to those needs and many others.

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Transplant Children's Book

FREE Children’s Book

The 36 page colorful book uses the true story of a chapter mother's double lung transplant.

Read more

News & Announcements

TRIO E-News October 2020

Public Polciy Committee Report for Sept 2020 now posted

TRIO Oklahoma chartered as newest TRIO chapter

The TRIO board approved TRIO Oklahoma as its newest chapter in August 2020 with its founding president, board member Lorrinda Gray-Davis. See its listing under ACTIVE chapters on this website.

TRIO E-News September 2020