"Your voice of the transplant community"
  • The Insider's Guide to Living Kidney Donation

    Insider's Guide to Living Kidney Donation

    Great resource shared by a living donor and living donor recipient. Must read if you are considering either.

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  • Post Transplant Cancer Risk

    Do You Know Your Risk for Cancer Post-Transplant

    TRIO's unique Post Transplant Cancer (PTC) Resource just might save your life! Click on the graphic to go to the TRIO PTC Website.

    Go to PTC Website

  • Xenotransplantation presentation

    Why is everyone talking about Xeno?

    Watch this expert panel as they discuss animal to human ('Xeno') transplantation.

    Watch Panel Discussion

  • Remembering Jim Gleason

    Remembering Jim Gleason

    The transplant world lost a shining light, tireless advocate, leader, and person who loved life ...

    View Tributes

  • Dr. Niederhaus received a new kidney through an eight person paired kidney exchange,

    Kidney Transplant Surgeon's Journey to 2nd Transplant

    Surgeon's journey to kidney transplant - four-part video story of kidney surgeon to her own 2nd kidney transplant.

    Watch the series

  • The Insider's Guide to Living Kidney Donation
  • Post Transplant Cancer Risk
  • Xenotransplantation presentation
  • Remembering Jim Gleason
  • Dr. Niederhaus received a new kidney through an eight person paired kidney exchange,

TRIO's Mission & Vision

TRIO is an independent, not-for-profit, international organization committed to improving the quality of life of transplant candidates, recipients, their families and the families of organ and tissue donors.
Through the TRIO Headquarters and a network of chapters, TRIO serves its members in the areas of: Awareness, Support, Education, and Advocacy.

How to Get Involved

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. If you still don't find answers to what you are looking for, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 1-813-800-TRIO (8746).

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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.

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News & Announcements

TRIO February 2023 E-News

TRIO January 2023 E-News

TRIO December 2022 E-News

TRIO November E-News