Transplant Ethics & Policy Publications & Media
Researchers in the Transplant Ethics and Policy program at NYU Langone have published articles about a broad range of ethical and policy issues surrounding organ transplantation. Below is a selection of our contributions to peer-reviewed academic journals and other reputable publications.
Selected Transplant Ethics and Policy Publications and Media
Paul K. The people using Instagram to find a life-saving kidney donor. The Guardian. February 13, 2021.
Caplan AL, Parent B, and Patrizio P. The ethics of uterus transplantation: Moral challenges and recommendations for progress. In: Brännström M., ed. Uterus Transplantation. Cham, Switzerland: Springer; 2020:11–23. DOI.
Parent B … Caplan A. Ethical and logistical concerns for establishing NRP-cDCD heart transplantation in the United States. Am J Transplant. 2020. DOI.
Parent B and Turi A. Death’s troubled relationship with the law. AMA J Ethics. 2020. DOI.
Caplan A … Rodriguez E. Emerging ethical challenges raised by the evolution of vascularized composite allotransplantation. Transplantation. 2019. DOI.
Kimberly L and Parent B. Take care when testing manufactured organs on the deceased. J Med Ethics Blog. October 1, 2019.
Kimberly LL … Rodriguez ED. How to integrate lived experience into quality-of-life assessment in patients considering facial transplantation. AMA J Ethics. 2019. DOI.
McQuinn MW … Rodriguez ED. Self-inflicted gunshot wound as a consideration in the patient selection process for facial transplantation. Camb Q Healthc Ethics. 2019. DOI.
Noel DY … Rodriguez E. Comprehensive assessment of vascularized composite allotransplantation patient-oriented online resources. Ann Plast Surg. 2019. DOI.
Parent B … Caplan AL. The ethics of testing and research of manufactured organs on brain-dead/recently deceased subjects. J Med Ethics. 2019. DOI.
Parent B … Wall SP. The unique moral permissibility of uncontrolled lung donation after circulatory death. Am J Transplant. 2019. DOI.
Cabrera A … Rodriguez E. Perceived esthetic outcomes of face transplantation: A survey of the general public. J Craniofac Surg. 2018. DOI.
Diaz-Siso J … Rodriguez E. Vascularized composite allotransplantation: Alternatives and catch-22s. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018. DOI.
Plana N … Rodriguez E. The public face of transplantation: The potential of education to expand the face donor pool. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018. DOI.
Rifkin WJ … Rodriguez ED. Long-distance care of face transplant recipients in the United States. J Plast Reconstr Aes. 2018. DOI.
Sampson A … Quinn GP. Uterus transplantation in women who are genetically XY. J Med Ethics. 2018. DOI.
Cahn-Fuller KL and Parent B. Transplant eligibility for patients with affective and psychotic disorders: A review of practices and a call for justice. BMC Med Ethics. 2017. DOI.
Caplan A and Purves D. A quiet revolution in organ transplant ethics. J Med Ethics. 2017. DOI.
Caplan A … Rodriguez E. The ethics of penile transplantation: Preliminary recommendations. Transplantation. 2017. DOI.
Parent B and Caplan AL. Fair is fair: We must re-allocate livers for transplant. BMC Med Ethics. 2017. DOI.
Kyanko KA … Parent B. Undocumented immigrants face a unique set of risks from tuberculosis treatment: Is this just?. AMA J Ethics. 2016;18(3)311–318.
Caplan A and Parent B. Organ transplantation. The Hastings Center Bioethics Briefings. September 23, 2015.