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 PFD participation is a research priority in many CDTRP projects, contributing to the transfer of knowledge and positive impact on transplantation and donation in Canada.

Become a PFD Partner
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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 PFD participation is a research priority in many CDTRP projects, contributing to the transfer of knowledge and positive impact on transplantation and donation in Canada.

Become a PFD Partner
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Leads

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

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

  • Training opportunities to meet your needs as PFD partners

  • Start patient-led initiatives within the network

Patient, Family and Donor Partner Profiles

  • All Solid Organ Transplant Recipients

  • Tissue and Cell Recipients

  • Living Donors

  • Family Caregivers or Donor Family

  • No patient engagement experience needed!

Questions?
Email Manuel Escoto, the Platform Manager at mescoto@cdtrp.ca.