From 9th till 12th of May in Shanghai was held the 3rd International TPM training course.
Health care professionals from the Renji Hospital Shanghai Jiantong University School of Medicine, the Second Military Medical University, the Shanghai Changhai Hospital and the Huashan Hospital Fudan University, attended 4 days of lectures and workshops about leading practice in organ donation.
The course counted with the collaboration and the support of the World Health Organisation, the China Organ Donation Management Center, the China Organ Transplantation Development Foundation, the Guangdong Red Cross Organ Donation Office, the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, The First Affiliated Hospital Zhongshan University and the 303 Military Hospital of China in Nanning.
This course is part of the national education plan that aims to the development of voluntary deceased organ donation in the country. Up to date about 1000 TPM doctors and nurses have being trained and 4.080 voluntary deceased organ donors were obtained last year.