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  • Transport of organs and medical teams

    Since 1987, our transport units for organs and medical teams have traveled 2 027 764 km, the equivalent of 50 times the turn of the Earth !
     
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  • 497 people were transplanted to Quebec in 2018:

    451 people thanks to the generosity of deceased organ donors and their families

    46 people thanks to living donors
     
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image_accueilWelcome to the Canadian Organ and Tissue Donors Association website

 

A few interesting statistics...

The Canadian Organ and Tissue Donors Association (CODA) is pleased to be able to use the forum of our website to report on emergency transports carried out since March 1987, when the survival units were created.

CODA’s summary of operational statistics offers an excellent overview of our activities up to December 31 last year, with full information about organ transportation and hospitals served. The detailed presentation of the fleet of 11 survival units clearly demonstrates that CODA’s activities are dynamic and well-established in the communities.

When CODA was created in 1983, our mandate was to promote organ donation in Québec and Canada. Then, in 1987, we added emergency transport, contributing to the survival of hundreds of transplant patients awaiting organs.

At its inception in 1983, ACDO had a mandate to promote organ donation in Quebec and Canada. Then in 1987, it added emergency transport, thus contributing to the survival of hundreds of organ transplant recipients.

To carry out our awareness-raising activities and ensure the ongoing expansion of organ and tissue donation, CODA has enjoyed the support of volunteer police officers from the police services in several regions around Québec and assistance from our corporate partners, including :
 

 

You can give at any age!

According to statistics compiled by Transplant Quebec...

 

The oldest times giver was ... 92 years old

The oldest kidney donor had ... 85 years

The oldest donator donated ... 85 years

The oldest pancreas donor had ... 72 years

The oldest donor was ... 69 years old

The youngest donor ... 48 hours