Organ transplants from living donors has been an accepted medical practice for decades. But today, donors and recipients don’t necessarily know each other. A panel talks about "stranger donors," and new programs designed to increase the supply of organs to people who need them.

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  • Alice Sullivan kidney donor
  • Dr. Jimmy Light transplant surgeon at the Washington Hospital Center
  • Lori Brigham of the Washington Regional Transplant Consortium

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