National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (April 21 - 27) celebrates organ and tissue donation and raises awareness about the critical need for more donors across the country. Registering as a donor means that, one day, you may save many lives, like Alexandre Thibeault, whose tragic death in 2020 helped save the lives of five other Canadians. What has COVID-19 meant for organ donation? CIHR experts are available to discuss the importance of organ donation, and the impact of the pandemic:

  • Dr. Mélanie Dieudé
  • Dr. Matthew Weiss