Council of Professional Living Donor Advocates (CPLDA)

Professional Resources

Living Donor Advocate Email Listserv

Living Donor Advocate listserv - This is a free email listserv (email discussion group) for hospital professionals whose job description includes being a "Living Donor Advocate" to potential and actual living donors. The purpose of the listserv is to allow Living Donor Advocates an effective tool to share best practices and resources with colleagues and peers.

"The transplant center that performs living donor transplants must identify either an independent living donor advocate or an independent living donor advocate team to ensure protection of the rights of living donors and prospective living donors." - the Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 61 / Friday, March 30, 2007 / Rules and Regulations 15205

If you are interested in joining the Living Donor Advocate e-mail listserv, please complete and submit the CPLDA Listserv Registration Form.

Please note: After you submit your application form, we will reply within two weeks.

Thank you for your interest!

In addition, you may also want to join:

  1. NKF's Email Discussion Group on Living Donation for donors, potential donors and professionals. For more information or to join, click here.
  2. NKF's email mailing list on living donation for periodic updates from the National Kidney Foundation about issues, programs and resources about living donation. To join, write to and write:
    "add livedonorupdate (email address) (name)"

    (without the quotation marks) in the body of your email.