The CDTRP Platforms consolidate new and emerging tools offered at the national level to meet the needs of the community and promote cohesion across all areas of donation and transplantation. The four platforms provide resources and tools to support existing and future projects from across the five themes.

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The CDTRP Platforms consolidate new and emerging tools offered at the national level to meet the needs of the community and promote cohesion across all areas of donation and transplantation. The four platforms provide resources and tools to support existing and future projects from across the five themes.

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Leads

Marie-Chantal Fortin
Marie-Chantal FortinPlatform Lead
Manuel Escoto
Manuel EscotoPlatform Manager

A strong, central feature of the CDTRP, the Patient, Family and Donor (PFD) Partnership Platform gives patients, caregivers and living donors a voice while offering an environment to collaborate between families, investigators, project leads and CDTRP Themes. Nationwide patient, family and donor participation is a research priority in all CDTRP projects, contributing to the transfer of knowledge and positive impact on transplantation and donation in Canada.

Become a PFD Partner

Benefits

Five benefits to joining the CDTRP Patient, Family and Donor Partnership Platform:

  • Be a part of a world-first collaborative network of researchers and partners nationwide

  • Enjoy participation in research projects and events pertinent to your interests

  • Have a meaningful impact on transplant and donation research in Canada

  • Free, specific training to meet your needs as research partners

  • Start patient-led initiatives within the network

Learn More

Patient, Family and Donor Researcher Profiles

  • All solid organ transplant recipients

  • Tissue and cell recipients

  • Living donors

  • Family caregivers or donor family

  • All ages welcome

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