SRTR Webinar on OPO Metrics
August 23, 2017 from 01:00pm to 02:00pm EDT
Under contract with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) is charged with reporting on the performance of Organ Procurement Organizations (OPOs). This webinar will cover the reports and tools the SRTR makes available to the OPOs. Key metrics will be reviewed, along with the statistical models used to adjust for donor characteristics. The Organ Yield Calculator will be highlighted, as well as new reports of transplant program organ offer acceptance patterns. Space is limited, pre-register for the event today:
Date/Time: Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 1 – 2 p.m. CDT.
SRTR is operated under the Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation (MMRF) by its Chronic Disease Research Group (CDRG) division. It’s responsible for providing statistical and other analytic support to the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) for purposes that include the formulation and evaluation of organ allocation and other OPTN policies. SRTR seeks to provide information that is accurate, clear, and timely for use by the public, the Department of Health and Human Services, OPTN, transplant programs, organ procurement organizations, transplant candidates, transplant recipients, living donors, and donor families.