Considering someone for organ and tissue donation at the end of life is complicated. The boundary between life and death is more complex than ever before and it falls to medical professionals to help clarify a situation at an often confusing and emotionally stressful time.
Organ Donation: From Death to Life
About this Course
Approx. 10 hours to complete
Approx. 10 hours to complete
University of Cape Town
The University of Cape Town is the oldest university in South Africa and is one of the leading research universities on the African continent. UCT has over 25 000 students, of whom 30% are postgraduate students. We offer degrees in six faculties: Commerce, Engineering & the Built Environment, Health Sciences, Humanities, Law, and Science. We pride ourself on our diverse student body, which reflects the many cultures and backgrounds of the region. We welcome international students and are currently home to thousands of international students from over 100 countries. UCT has a tradition of academic excellence that is respected world-wide and is privileged to have more than 30 A-rated researchers on our staff, all of whom are recognised as world leaders in their field. Our aim is to ensure that our research contributes to the public good through sharing knowledge for the benefit of society. Past students include five Nobel Laureates – Max Theiler, Alan Cormack, Sir Aaron Klug, Ralph Bunche and, most recently, J M Coetzee.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM ORGAN DONATION: FROM DEATH TO LIFE
REALLY A NICE COURCE,GIVE SO MUCH INTRESTING INFORMATION,AND INSPIRE US FOR DONATION,,SOMTIME THE STORY OF RECIPENT MAKE ME EMOTIONAL.VERY NICE COURSE
Very informative! I learnt a lot and feel encouraged to continue the discussion about organ transplantation with my friends, family and colleagues.
I really very thank full to this team. From this course i came to know and gain knowledge ,these four week lessons was really informative.
Brilliant and informative course on an extremely important, relevant topic. Thank you for your passion and commitment to this project
A great comprehensive course. I have a better idea now about what organ donation entails and how to go about this process. Thank you!
I thought it was a wonderful course that covered many varying aspects of organ donation that I had never before considered.
leaned alot of insight and i really gained good knowledge into this particular subject
The course is easily understood even by a non-medical professional and well presented
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How do I apply for CPD points in South Africa?
The course is certified for continuing professional development (CPD) points in South Africa. Send your completion certificate to email@example.com together with your HPCSA number for 25 general and 5 ethics points.
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