Halachic Organ donor Society, P.O. box 693, New York, NY 10108-0693, Phone: 212-213-5087, Email: admin@hods.org

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6/30/2014Science of UsWhy Are New Yorkers So Stingy When It Comes to Organ Donation?view webpage 6/18/2014Voz Iz NeiasOrthodox Jewish Girl Undergoes Heart Transplant At Children’s Hospital At Montefioreview webpage 6/17/2014That’s Life with Miriam L. Wallach – Nachum Segal NetworkInterview with HODS Founder and Director Robby Bermanview webpage 6/13/2014The Australian Jewish NewsHave a heart, give a heartN/A6/12/2014That’s Life with Miriam L. Wallach – Nachum Segal NetworkInterview with Robby Bermanview webpage 5/26/2014The Star.comOrgan Harvesting in China Continues Despite Canadian Human Rights Lawyer’s Workview webpage 5/23/2014The Chronicle HeraldOrgan Donation: Presumed Consent Highly Presumptuousview webpage 5/1/2014The Jewish NewsIf we take organs, we should donate them – Letter to Editor by Hannah NimanN/A4/22/2014Jerusalem PostFive people saved with organs from 24-year-old man killed on motorcycleview webpage 4/7/2014New York Law JournalState Loses Bid for Immunity Over Organ Donation Errorview webpage 3/6/2014Ha’AretzCampaigns Flopped, Israelis Still Relunctant to Donate Organsview webpage 2/23/2014The Jewish PressSay No to Default Organ Donations: Opt Out Newview webpage 2/16/2014The Canadian Jewish NewsJews Urged to Become Organ Donorsview webpage 1/23/2014Ha’AretzEnd Israeli Organ Donation Taboo – Editorial by Robby BermanN/A1/21/2014Ha’AretzTopple the taboo against organ donation in Israel (Editorial by Robby Berman)view webpage 1/19/2014Jerusalem PostIsrael Transplant Center reaches all-time high in number of transplants, potential donors view webpage 11/22/2013National PostWhat Canada Can Learn from Israel on Organ Donationview webpage 11/19/2013News OneLungs After Sudden DeathN/A11/17/2013ForbesPaying for Body Parts: A Dilemma Obamacare Doesn’t Have to Confront — Yetview webpage 11/14/2013Yediot AchronotBirth After Brain DeathN/A11/7/2013HaaretzNew Bill Aims to Make Israelis Organ Donors by Defaultview webpage 11/6/2013Ha’Aretz (Hebrew)Knesset Considers Opt OutN/A11/1/2013Yediot Acharonot (Hebrew)The Transplant Connection (Hebrew)N/A10/21/2013Hamodia (Hebrew)Costa Rica: Doctors Arrested for Selling Kidneys to IsraelisN/A10/11/2013Ha’Aretz (Hebrew)More arrests in the case of the sale of kidneys for Israelis in Costa Ricaview webpage 10/10/2013Kipa.co.il (Hebrew)Gift of Life – The Story of kidney donorview webpage 10/9/2013National Post (Canada)Today’s letters: Israel has the right idea about organ donationsview webpage 10/3/2013The Jerusalem PostTA Researchers Find Some Patients in Vegetative State Can React to Emotional Stimuliview webpage 10/2/2013Maariv/NRG (Hebrew)Longest Living Recipient of Artificial Heartview webpage 9/30/2013IFAT.com (Hebrew)A Day in My Life: Eva Steiner – Part Twoview webpage 9/30/2013IFAT.com (Hebrew)How much is our health worth?view webpage 9/30/2013IFAT.com (Hebrew)A Day in My Life: Eva Steinerview webpage 9/11/2013The Jerusalem PostMan who had lung transplant to blow shofar for first time in 40 yearsview webpage 9/4/2013YNET News61% of Israelis: Separate State, religionview webpage 8/1/2013Jewish Australian Internet Radio“Think Jewish” with Rabbi David Gutnickview webpage 7/25/2013VStar.com (Ventura County Star)Interfaith: Organ donations not only saves lives, it keeps commandmentsview webpage 7/22/2013The Columbus DispatchDispute over organ donation brings attention to defining deathview webpage 7/12/2013Galus AustralisRCV has given in principle support to organ donation – Editorialview webpage 7/12/2013The Columbus DispatchFamily Loses Fight to Keep Son’s Organs from Donationview webpage 7/4/2013Jewish News Online (UK)Orthodox concern over Welsh organ donor lawview webpage 7/3/2013The Kansas City Jewish ChronicleLocal Jewish man seeks donor kidney view webpage 6/28/2013ynetnews.comTourist’s organs save lives of 3 Israelis view webpage 6/24/2013The Jewish PressIsraeli Doctors Allegedly Involved in Organ Trafficking Ringview webpage 6/21/2013TabletIsraeli Organ Trafficking Ring Broken Upview webpage 6/18/2013The Times of IsraelWhat do the dead really want? (Op-Ed, Robby Berman)view webpage 6/13/2013The Times of IsraelSaving Nadrahview webpage 5/6/2013YNET NewsRabbi Okays HIV-Positive Organ Donationview webpage 4/29/2013New York Daily NewsThree Convicted in Kosovo Organ Trafficking Ring that Harvested Kidneys Illegally From Poor Donorsview webpage 4/26/2013The Jerusalem PostChampion HODS/HaGov Completes Perfect Seasonview webpage 4/4/2013YNET NewsMan Convicted of Organ Trade Jailed for 3 Yearsview webpage 3/15/2013Jewish PressCommunity Currents – Race for HODS (Lower left column)N/A3/13/2013Maariv Magazine (Hebrew)Organ Donation is not TabooN/A3/10/2013The Jerusalem PostTA Researchers Find Some Patients in Vegetative State Can React to Emotional StimuliN/A2/28/2013Brisbane Times.com.auOrgan donation proposals might go too farview webpage 2/26/2013The Nachum Segal JM in the AMTeen Spirit with Rivka Abbe (go to 02-26-2013)view webpage 2/18/2013The Jerusalem PostOrgans and Statistics (Op-Ed by Robby Berman)view webpage 2/7/2013Jerusalem PostADI organ donor registry grows, transplants fallview webpage 2/7/2013HaaretzFamily consent for organ donations in Israel declines after surprise spike in 2011view webpage 1/23/2013West Hartford News.comDonors find religious, spiritual support to become organ donorsview webpage 1/18/2013The Jewish ChronicleOrgans and Halacha (Letters to Editor: Dr. Lieberman & Dr. Hasson)N/A12/27/2012The Jerusalem PostPresident Meets with Organ Donors Familiesview webpage 11/5/2012The Jerusalem PostCard Them – Letter to Editor – Bermanview webpage 10/15/2012The Jerusalem Post16-Year-Old Athlete Organ Donor Saves 6 Patientsview webpage 8/16/2012Fox News LatinoOrgan Trafficking on the Riseview webpage 8/4/2012UPI.comChina busts organ trafficking ringview webpage 8/1/2012LifeSiteNews.comUK suggests ethically controversial strategies to increase organ donationsview webpage 7/27/2012Jerusalem PostSpare lung from Cyprus transplanted at Beilinsonview webpage 7/26/2012jweekly.comOrgan donations in Israel on upswing but still debatedview webpage 7/14/2012Central New Jersey.comWorldwide trade in human organs is boomingview webpage 6/28/2012The Jewish PressA Revolutionary Rabbinic Idea for Organ Donationsview webpage 6/28/2012New York TimesBlack Market for Body Parts Spreads in Europeview webpage 6/20/2012The New York TimesAlbany Bill on Organ Donation Urges License Applicants to Actview webpage 6/14/2012The Yeshiva WorldBold Organ Donor Proposal Linked to Chief Rabbinateview webpage 6/14/2012Arutz ShevaRabbi Proposes Beit Din Decide Organ Donationsview webpage 6/14/2012The Jerusalem PostRabbi: Organ donations OK without dead’s consentview webpage 6/12/2012The Jerusalem PostFamily of deceased 46-year-old donates 7 organsview webpage 6/11/2012New York TimesThe Reward for Donating a Kidney: No Insuranceview webpage 6/11/2012YouTube.comComedy Fundraiser to Support HODSview webpage 6/11/2012The Canadian Jewish NewsOrgan Donation: “Highest Form of Mitzvah”view webpage 6/6/2012New York PostMontefior live-donor transplant program shut down after donor mom dies during surgeryview webpage 6/5/2012MultipleHODS Press Release Pakistanview webpage 5/29/2012Scientific AmericanInsides Trading: What Impact Will Facebook Have on Organ Donations?view webpage 5/23/2012Vos iz NeiasTel Aviv – Police Arrest 10 Israelis On Suspicion of Organ-Traffickingview webpage 5/22/2012The Jerusalem PostPolice bust suspected organ trafficking ringview webpage 5/22/2012ynetNews.comSuspicion: Israelis harvested organs from the needyview webpage 5/22/2012The Times of Israel10 Israelis suspected of organ traffickingview webpage 5/17/2012New York TimesUsing a D.M.V. Wait to Enroll Organ Donorsview webpage 5/12/2012YouTube.comHODS Race in Central Parkview webpage 5/11/2012HaaretzTurning Morality on its Head by Berman & Laveeview webpage 5/2/2012Discover MagazineThe Beating Heart Donorsview webpage 5/1/2012Jerusalem PostState Comptroller report on the Health Ministryview webpage 4/26/2012Fox News.comKidney used in two different tranplant patients makes medical historyview webpage 4/23/2012Jerusalem PostOrgan donor cards enable 3 to jump to head of lineview webpage 4/22/2012YNET – HebrewFirst Time: Got Organs without waiting because had an Adi cardview webpage 3/31/2012New York TimesKidney Experts Urge a Single Registry to Oversee Kidney Transplant Donationsview webpage 3/19/2012The Daily BeastIsrael’s Campaign to Halt Organ Trafficking Tourismview webpage 3/13/2012New York TimesWhat you lose when you sign that organ donor cardview webpage 2/25/2012Huff PostOrgan Donation: Jews Can Learn Something From Atheists view webpage 2/23/2012Israel Today (Hebrew)Medical Miracle with Donation of Lungs by 75 year old womanview webpage 2/23/2012The Jerusalem PostOrgans removed in autopsies to be buriedview webpage 2/16/2012New York TimesIn Israel, A New Approach to Organ Donation (with comments)view webpage 2/16/2012New York TimesWho Deserves a Heart Transplant?view webpage 2/14/2012Jerusalem PostWords Can Killview webpage 1/31/2012HaaretzWoman dies after hospital gives her incompatible heart view webpage 1/27/2012Globes (Hebrew)Lamut K’halacha – To die according to Halachaview webpage 1/22/2012The Post and Courier (Charleston, SC)Local Rabbi Assesses Risk, Donates Kidney to Help Strangerview webpage 1/19/2012Haaretz – HebrewEstablishment of rabbinical body to monitor the doctorsview webpage 1/19/2012HaaretzIsrael’s Chief Rabbinate freezes plan to help determine brain deathview webpage 1/15/2012Vos iz NeiasIsrael – Dramatic Increase in Organ Transplants recorded in 2011view webpage 1/15/2012Haaretz – HebrewChief Rabbinate Proposes Guidelines to Organ Donationview webpage 1/13/2012The Jerusalem PostModern Orthodox organ-donor campaign slammedview webpage 1/12/2012HaaretzDramatic Increase in Organ Transplants recorded in Israel in 2011view webpage 1/12/20125 Towns Jewish Times200 Lives Saved: HODS Celebrates First 10 Yearsview webpage 1/4/2012Marginal RevolutionNo-Give, No-Take in Israelview webpage 12/26/2011Vos Iz NeiasGermany – Scientists Developed Automatic Skin Making Machineview webpage 12/6/2011The Jewish WeekRebbe Jonathan Sacks? Letter by Adam Greenberg view webpage 12/6/2011YNET – HebrewRecord high in Organ Donations: 105 Donations in 5 months (in Hebrew)view webpage 12/1/2011The Seattle TimesCourt: Some bone-marrow donors can be paidview webpage 12/1/2011VosIzNeias.comCourt: Some Bone Marrow Donors Can Be Paidview webpage 12/1/2011Community Magazine – a Sephardic MonthlyThe Donation of Lifeview webpage 11/29/2011Medical XpressPresumed consent not answer to solving organ shortage in US, researchers sayview webpage 11/28/2011VosIzNeias.comMaking Sure Kidney Donors Fare as Well as Possibleview webpage 11/27/2011HaaretzWhy I’m Canceling My (ADI) Organ Donor Cardview webpage 11/9/2011New York TimesStudy Finds Signs of Awareness in 3 ‘Vegetative’ Patientsview webpage 11/8/2011The Wall Street JournalThe Market for Kidneys, Livers, and Lungsview webpage 11/8/2011HaaretzBrain-Dead and Alive (Letter to Editor – Berman)view webpage 11/8/2011HaaretzUltra-Orthodox pressure takes women off ads for Jerusalem organ donor campaignview webpage 11/4/2011YNETWhere have all the women gone? view webpage 11/3/2011Vos iz NeiasBrooklyn, NY – Over 50 Rabbis Attend First Conference Of ‘Chayim Aruchim’ Org.view webpage 11/3/2011Jerusalem PostCNN: Beduin Smugglers Stealing Organs from Refugeesview webpage 11/2/2011YNET – HebrewLook for the Woman: Organ Donor Campaign for Men Only (Hebrew)view webpage 11/1/2011Bloomberg NewsOrgan Gangs Force Poor to Sell Kidneys for Desperate Israelisview webpage 10/28/2011ABC News BlogsNY Man Pleads Guilty to Organ Traffickingview webpage 10/27/2011Bloomberg NewsKidney Broker Pleads Guilty in First U.S. Organ-Traffic caseview webpage 10/23/2011Jerusalem PostIsraeli Donation Saves Bethlemen Teenview webpage 10/10/2011Nuffield Council on BioethicsEthics body suggests NHS pays for funerals of organ donors view webpage 10/4/2011Hirhurim – MusingsBrain Death in Israelview webpage 10/3/2011The Toronto StarReligious Leaders Confront Myths that Stop Faithful from Donating Organsview webpage 9/28/2011The Canadian Jewish NewsNothing Beats Saving LivesN/A9/26/2011Jerusalem PostRabbis urge religious public to volunteer as organ donorsview webpage 9/25/2011Voz Iz Neias.comIsrael – Rabbis Urge Religious Public to Volunteer as Organ Donorsview webpage 9/22/2011Arutz ShevaDonating Organs using the Bilvavi Card (Hebrew)view webpage 9/21/2011Voz Iz Neias.comDialysis 3 times Weekly Might not be Enoughview webpage 9/11/2011Haaretz.comNew Organ-Donor Card for Religious Community Draws Expert Oppositionview webpage 9/11/2011Haaretz – HebrewWhere good intentions leadview webpage 8/30/2011VosIzNeias.comWill new MRI System End Autopsies in Israel?view webpage 7/24/2011ynet.co.ilThe Knesset did not yield; There will not be an “ADI card for Datiyim”view webpage 7/23/2011ynet.co.ilADI for the Religious – a trick to get preference for organ donationview webpage 7/22/2011Haaretz.comOfficials: New Donor Cards will reduce organ transplantsview webpage 6/16/2011Guysen News InternationalLe combat de Juifs orthodoxes pour le don d’organesview webpage 6/14/2011ynetnews.co.ilOrgan donations set new record view webpage 6/2/2011The Canadian Jewish NewsJews urged to become organ donors view webpage 5/3/2011The Jewish TribuneA bar mitzvah for just one body part view webpage 3/14/2011New York TimesKidney Transplants (Letter – Brody)view webpage 3/5/2011New York TimesGiving Life After Death Rowview webpage 3/5/2011New York TimesHow Not to Assign Kidneysview webpage 3/3/20115 Towns Jewish TimesLetters – Berman & Boasview webpage 2/27/2011New York TimesTransplants and Rationingview webpage 2/25/2011The Jewish ChronicleReverse Donor CardN/A2/25/2011Rationalist JudaismAnalogy vs. Inference view webpage 2/24/2011Washington PostUnder Kidney Transplant Proposal, Younger Patients would get the best organsview webpage 2/24/20115 Towns Jewish TimesLetters to Editor – Shafran & Zacharowiczview webpage 2/24/2011New York TimesNew Kidney Transplant Policy Would Favor Younger Patientsview webpage 2/24/2011The Jewish NewsLetters – BermanN/A2/23/2011Scarsdale PatchPatch Whiz Kid of the Week: Elana Bengualidview webpage 2/15/2011JTAMoshe Tendler Thinks You’re Wrong and He’s Not Afraid to Say Soview webpage 2/14/2011TotallyJewish.comLetters To The Editor – Berman & Bradleyview webpage 2/14/2011The Canadian Jewish NewsRabbis urge brain death standard for organ donors view webpage 2/14/2011Jerusalem ReportBrain Death is FinalN/A2/11/2011The Jewish ChronicleChief’s Inflammatory Transplant views (Letters to the Editor)N/A2/11/2011The Jewish Daily ForwardCase for Organ Donation Remains Solidview webpage 2/10/2011TotallyJewish.comLetters – Roselaarview webpage 2/10/2011Five Towns Jewish TimesLetters to the Editor – Zacharowicz & Bermanview webpage 2/9/2011New Jersey Jewish NewsLocal rabbi sees transplant report as ‘unholy’view webpage 2/4/2011The Jewish ChronicleComments on “Chief Rabbi’s VIews on Organ Donation”N/A2/4/2011Failed MessiahIsraeli Organ Donations Soar after Soccer Star Diesview webpage 2/1/2011The Jewish WeekMoral Consistency view webpage 1/29/2011Covenant and ConversationOrgan donation in Jewish Law (2nd article in Newsletter)view webpage 1/28/2011The Jewish ChronicleChief Rabbi ‘Unclear’ on Organ Donation (Dr. Barry Hoffbrand))N/A1/27/2011Irish TimesChief rabbi’s edict on organ donation raises supply concernsview webpage 1/27/2011The Jewish NewsThe Chief Rabbi is being disingenuousN/A1/27/2011Top NewsControversy Over Organ Donation May Cause Difficulty in Organ Harvestingview webpage 1/27/2011The Jewish StarBrain Dead about Brain Deathview webpage 1/27/2011The Jewish StarLetters to the Jewish Star (Dr. Harold Perl)view webpage 1/27/2011Responsa in IsraelIt is Forbidden to Pray for the Recovery of a Brain Dead Patient (in Hebrew)N/A1/26/2011The Jewish Daily ForwardDebate Over Jewish Guidelines for Organ Donation Crosses the Atlantic view webpage 1/24/2011The IndependentBritain’s Orthodox Jews in organ donor card rowview webpage 1/23/2011Arutz ShevaRabbi’s Organ Donation Controversy Resurfaces: INN Reviewview webpage 1/22/2011savethemorals.comThe chief rabbi’s immoral stance on donor cardsview webpage 1/22/2011BMJTransplantations fall in Israel as new law takes effectN/A1/22/2011BMJRabbi Says Brain Stem Death is not enough for Organ DonationN/A1/21/2011The Jewish ChronicleBeth Din Must Be Pressed on Organ Donation (Dr. Jeremy Crane)N/A1/21/2011The Jewish Daily ForwardMay Brain-Dead Jews Donate Organs for Transplant?view webpage 1/20/2011The Jewish StarIs brain death enough? RCA says maybe view webpage 1/20/2011The Jewish ChronicleOrgan donation in Jewish lawview webpage 1/19/2011MatzavRav Flaum on Brain Death and P’sak Halacha (See video on Web Page)view webpage 1/19/2011St. Louis Jewish LightRabbis Criticize Report Seen as Hindering Organ Transplantsview webpage 1/18/2011Atlanta Jewish NewsOrgan Donation, a Lifesaving Mitzvah: Beth Jacob Member Needs a Kidneyview webpage 1/18/2011The GuardianThe Chief Rabbi’s Immoral Stance on donor cardsview webpage 1/17/2011The GuardianLetters: Higher Calling (several writers)view webpage 1/17/2011Baltimore Jewish LifeAgudath Israel Responds to Recent Statement Regarding Organ Donation and Brain Deathview webpage 1/17/2011Hirhurim – Torah MusingsStatement re Statement re Brain Death view webpage 1/16/2011Text and TextureThe Brain Death Debate: A Methodological Analysis – Part 1 (Yoma Passage)view webpage 1/16/2011Cross CurrentsSarah Palin and the State of Halachic Discourseview webpage 1/16/2011Emes Ve-EmunahBrain Death and Chazalview webpage 1/14/2011The GuardianOrgan donor cards are not incompatible with Jewish lawview webpage 1/14/2011TotallyJewish.com‘I’d Be An Organ Donor’view webpage 1/14/2011The Jewish ChronicleDonor HypocrisyN/A1/14/2011The Jewish ChronicleChief Asks for Organ Card Shiftview webpage 1/14/2011The Jewish ChronicleLetters – Robby J. BermanN/A1/13/2011Office of the Chief RabbiThere is only a problem when the duties to honour life and to save life are in conflictview webpage 1/13/2011Cross CurrentsBar Kamtza Should Not Have Been Invited to This Event Eitherview webpage 1/13/2011The Jewish StarIs brain death enough? RCA says maybeview webpage 1/12/2011Organ and Tissue Donation BlogAcceptance of brain-stem death reaffirmed by rabbisview webpage 1/12/2011Rationalist JudaismDismissing Rashi, Undermining the Chasam Soferview webpage 1/12/20115 Towns Jewish TimesBrain Stem Death – The War Beginsview webpage 1/12/2011Matzav.comLeft-Wing Rabbis Call Rav Shlomo Zalman’s Shitah On Organ Donation “Morally Untenable”view webpage 1/12/2011The Jerusalem PostAcceptance of brain-stem death reaffirmed by rabbisview webpage 1/12/2011The Jewish Daily ForwardMay Brain Dead Jews Donate Organs for Transplantview webpage 1/11/2011GalatzInterview with Robby BermanN/A1/11/2011The Jewish WeekPushback from Some Orthodox Rabbis on Brain-Death Rulingview webpage 1/11/2011Vos Iz NeiasLondon – Doctors Criticize Chief Rabbi’s Edict Against Donor Cardsview webpage 1/11/2011The GuardianDoctors criticise chief rabbi’s edict against donor cardsview webpage 1/11/2011Vos Iz NeiasLondon – Doctors Criticize Chief Rabbi’s Edict Against Donor Cards view webpage 1/10/2011ynetnews.comAll the answers: Why is it a Mitzvah to donate organs? (in Hebrew)view webpage 1/10/2011Rationalist JudaismThe Critical Ramifications of Correctly Identifying a Scientific-Halachic Issueview webpage 1/10/2011Young Israel of Scarsdale NewsletterThe RCA and Brain Death – w/ comments by Rabbi Jonathan Morgensternview webpage 1/10/2011The Jerusalem PostUS rabbis avoid clear stance on brain-stem deathview webpage 1/7/2011Failed MessiahAfter Being Caught Lying And Skewing Information, The RCA Backtracks – Sort Of – From Its New Stand On Organ Donationview webpage 1/7/2011Vos Iz NeiasNew York – Rabbinical Council Clarifies Stance on Organ Donation view webpage 1/7/2011The Jewish Daily ForwardOrthodox Rabbinic Group Seeks To Clarify Stance on Organ Donationview webpage 1/7/2011Rabbinical Council Of AmericaBrain Stem Death and Jewish Law view webpage 1/6/2011The Jewish ChronicleStorm Over Avi Cohen Organ Donationview webpage 1/6/2011The Jewish ChronicleRabbis Battle Over Organ Transplantsview webpage 1/5/2011The Jerusalem PostYU Ethics Expert Censures Rabbis over Brain-Stem Death view webpage 1/5/2011The Blog of Garnel IronheartTaking A Firm Stand view webpage 1/4/2011Israel Today (Hebrew – Yisrael HaYom)Emunah Elon (Hebrew)N/A1/3/2011The Yeshiva WorldThe Truth About Organ Transplantsview webpage 1/3/2011Lilith/blogFeminists In Focus: The Market For Organ Tradeview webpage 1/3/2011The Jerusalem PostTo Donate or Not (Bensimon, Luder, Morris)view webpage 1/2/2011The Jerusalem PostCohen’s widow: Organ donation my decision, not extremists’view webpage 1/2/2011Shiloh MusingsOrgan Donation, If You Can Receive, Shouldn’t You Give?view webpage 1/2/2011The Jerusalem PostProtect organ donationview webpage 1/2/2011The Jerusalem PostReality Check: Leave the rabbis out of itview webpage 1/2/2011The Jerusalem PostProtect organ donation – Talkbacksview webpage 1/2/2011Failed MessiahProtect Organ Donation (Failed Messiah)view webpage 12/31/2010The Jerusalem PostOff-field Hero Needed, Too (5 Letters to Editor)view webpage 12/30/2010HaaretzHead to Head / What do you say to rabbis who oppose the practice?view webpage 12/30/2010HaaretzA violated will / Cohen’s last wish denied view webpage 12/30/20105 Towns Jewish TimesLetters To The Editor – Berman & Zacharowiczview webpage 12/30/2010Failed MessiahWhat Do You Say To Rabbis Who Interfere With Organ Donations?view webpage 12/30/2010Arutz ShevaRabbi’s Organ Donation Controversy Resurfaces: INN Reviewview webpage 12/30/2010MaarivRabbis prevented Avi Cohen organ donation (in Hebrew)view webpage 12/29/2010ynetnews.comSoccer Icon Avi Cohen dies at 54view webpage 12/29/2010ynetnews.comPeres issues letter of condolences to Avi Cohen’s familyview webpage 12/28/2010ynetnews.comAvi Cohen’s son says ‘no chance’ for father’s recoveryview webpage 12/28/2010ynetnews.com Former soccer star Avi Cohen declared brain deadview webpage 12/28/2010Vos Iz NeiasIsrael – Chief Rabbi Allows Organ Donations of Brain Dead Soccer Playerview webpage 12/25/2010No FryersWith an Adi organ donor card, the life you save may be your ownview webpage 12/23/2010The Jerusalem PostA Last Charitable Act (Green, Posner, Berman)view webpage 12/23/2010The Jewish WeekThe Rental Controversy In Israel: A Time For Bold, Ethical Halachic Decision-Makingview webpage 12/22/2010The Jewish JournalWhat is Western Society’s Place in Determining Halachaview webpage 12/21/2010Rabbi Arie Folger’s BlogBrain Death and Organ Transplantation in Halacha – Reduxview webpage 12/21/2010The Jewish WeekUntenable Position (Rabbi Yuval Cherlow)view webpage 12/21/2010The Jewish WeekSpoke with Rabbi Feinstein (Frank J. Veith)view webpage 12/21/2010ynetnews.comFormer Israel, Liverpool defender injuredview webpage 12/21/2010The Jewish WeekLetters to Editor – Walfishview webpage 12/21/2010ynet.co.ilNew in Israel – Signing up for ADI card via SMS text messagingview webpage 12/20/2010Rationalist JudaismTorah Values vs. Halachaview webpage 12/19/2010ynetnews.com33-year-old Gilad’s heart stopped – his organs were donated (in Hebrew)view webpage 12/18/2010Rabbi Arie Folger’s BlogWhen Does Death Begin, According to Halacha?view webpage 12/16/2010The GuardianDivine Dispatches: a religion roundupview webpage 12/16/20105 Towns Jewish Times The Truth About Organ Transplants view webpage 12/14/2010The Jewish WeekLetter – Shafran: RCA and Brain Deathview webpage 12/14/2010The Jewish WeekLetter – Ratzger: RCA and Brain Deathview webpage 12/14/2010Rationalist JudaismWhy I Signed Up To Be An Organ Donorview webpage 12/11/2010YU Torah OnlineWomen in Halacha #4 – Kerias HaTorah view webpage 12/10/2010New VoicesHalachic Deathview webpage 12/9/2010Center for Modern Torah LeadershipDvar Torah – Vayigashview webpage 12/9/2010The Jerusalem PostHealth Ministry Initiative Aims to Promote Organ Donationview webpage 12/7/2010The Jewish WeekLetter – Billet: RCA and Brain Deathview webpage 12/7/2010The Jewish WeekLetter – Prager: RCA and Brain Deathview webpage 12/7/2010The Jewish WeekLetter – Nussbaum: RCA and Brain Deathview webpage 12/7/2010The Jewish WeekLetter – Jesner: RCA and Brain Deathview webpage 12/1/2010The Jewish TribunePunishing People for Their Beliefsview webpage 12/1/2010Jewish ActionKidney Donation in Jewish Lawview webpage 11/30/2010Vos Iz NeiasLitzman May ‘Not’ Be Organ Donor Despite Ministry’s Campaignview webpage 11/30/2010The Jewish WeekRCA Backs Off Stand on Brain Death for Transplantsview webpage 11/15/2010The Jerusalem PostRegistered donors to get preference if they need organview webpage 11/14/2010ynetnews.comNew Campaign by ADI to increase transplants (Hebrew)view webpage 11/12/2010ynetnews.comKosovo: Israeli accused of organ traffickingview webpage 11/9/2010YNET – HebrewPriority Transplants for ADI Card Holdersview webpage 11/4/2010New Jersey Jewish StandardFilm on Organ Donation Highlights Local Familyview webpage 10/13/2010New York TimesSigning Up as an Organ Donor, the Easy Wayview webpage 10/7/2010The Jewish NewsPalestinian boy embodies our hope, and need, for peaceN/A9/28/2010ynet.com (Hebrew)Haredi Lung Recipient – We Won’t Endorse Adiview webpage 9/28/2010YNET – HebrewOrthodox lung recipient: view webpage 9/6/2010ynetnews.comPalestinian Organ Donation Saves 3 Peopleview webpage 9/1/2010Unknown Hebrew NewspaperForbidden to Donate; Permissible to ReceiveN/A9/1/2010Unknown Hebrew NewspaperForbidden to Donate; Permissible to ReceiveN/A9/1/2010Counter PunchBody of the Terroristview webpage 8/31/2010ynetnews.comIsrael Leader in finding Potential Organ Donorsview webpage 8/17/2010NY TimesOut of Grief Sprouts a Lifesaving Legacyview webpage 8/16/2010The Jerusalem PostFired up to fight kidney failure view webpage 8/12/2010Arutz ShevaUS Jew Flies to Israel to Donate Kidneyview webpage 8/1/2010New York TimesA Plan to Recover More Organs for Transplantview webpage 7/26/2010revach.netRav Moshe Shternbuch: “Should I Give My Sister A Kidney?”view webpage 7/15/2010Vos Iz Neias London – Frustration after Beth Din Stalls Organ Donation Drive view webpage 7/15/2010Failed Messiah.comBritish Haredi Religious Court Stalls Organ Donation Driveview webpage 7/15/2010Jewish UpdatesLondon – Frustration after Beth Din Stalls Organ Donation Driveview webpage 6/4/2010The GuardianSaving a Life Trumps Dogmaview webpage 6/2/2010Zimbio.comDonate Life – Organ Donation Awarenessview webpage 5/27/2010Tablet MagazineOrgan Donor Law Hits Orthodox Oppositionview webpage 5/10/2010New York TimesShould Laws Push for Organ Donationview webpage 5/10/2010Brooklyn Daily EagleHikind, Orthodox Jews Here Fight Organ Donation Billview webpage 5/10/2010CNNCalifornia, NY mull changes to organ donor lawsview webpage 5/7/2010The Jerusalem PostBrother Can You Spare a Kidneyview webpage 4/26/2010The Philadelphia Jewish VoiceHope from Traumaview webpage 4/23/2010Vos Iz NeiasIsrael – Health Ministry to Reexamine Problematic Brain-Death Lawview webpage 4/21/2010New York TimesOne More Organ Donorview webpage 4/21/2010NTD TelevisionKidney Transplant Breakthrough in Israelview webpage 4/8/2010ynetnews.comOrgans Donated Thanks to Facebookview webpage 3/25/2010worldofjudaica.comIsraeli Organ Transplant Innovation will save Thousandsview webpage 3/22/2010HaaretzFirst kidney transplant involving different blood types performed in Israelview webpage 3/21/2010Vos Iz NeiasIsrael – Country’s First Kidney Transplant Involving 2 Different Blood Typesview webpage 3/16/2010The Jewish JournalSurgery Prompts Examination of Jewish Concept of Soulview webpage 3/15/2010ShlashdotIn Israel, Potential Organ Donors Could Jump the Queueview webpage 3/15/2010Hashkafah.comNew Law for Organs in Israel (+ comments)view webpage 3/14/2010Washington PostFrom Israel, a radical way to boost organ donationview webpage 3/14/2010The Straits TimesBoost to organ donation? view webpage 3/13/2010San Francisco ExaminerFrom Israel, a new way to boost organ donation, but some see a religious problem N/A3/13/2010Vos Iz NeiasJerusalem – Does Radical New Way to Boost Organ Donation Discriminate Against Ultra-Orthodox Jews? view webpage 3/12/2010Post-BulletinFrom Israel, a radical way to boost organ donationview webpage 2/22/2010The Jerusalem PostAsk the Rabbi – Organ Donationview webpage 2/11/2010Jewish Ideas DailyThe Heart or the Head?view webpage 2/2/2010The Jerusalem PostOrgan Transplants Increase Only Slightlyview webpage 1/29/2010Failed MessiahHiding The Truth: The RCA’s Ethicist And Israeli Organ Donationsview webpage 1/29/2010The Jerusalem PostEthics @ Work: Recompense for Organ Donorsview webpage 1/28/2010Tablet MagazineIsrael’s New Organ Donor Policiesview webpage 1/28/2010Matzav.comKidney Mitzvah: Israel’s Remarkable New Steps to Solve its Organ Shortageview webpage 1/28/2010Totally Jewish.comCan The Board Remain Relevant? 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12/23/2007Israel HayomCorrect LegislationN/A12/21/2007MaarivImpact on LifeN/A12/16/2007New York Times MagazineDesperately Seeking a Kidneyview webpage 12/11/2007Health News DigestPaying for Donor Organs Could Drastically Increase Availabilityview webpage 12/2/2007HaaretzOrgans of IDF soldier donated to five people in Israel, Germanyview webpage 12/2/2007HaaretzCompensation for organ donation view webpage 11/12/2007MaarivMeirav Can Begin to Smile AgainN/A11/1/2007Israeli MediaTzoed KadimaN/A10/28/2007HaZofeRabbi Avraham Elkana Shapira zt”l and His Contribution to the Issue of Brain Death (Hebrew)N/A10/26/2007The Jewish WeekSmall Organ-Donor Pool Imperils IsraelisN/A10/19/2007HaaretzTurn the ADI Card Into a Binding Willview webpage 10/17/2007HaaretzConsensus found on bill to define brain death as rabbis reach breakthroughview webpage 10/15/2007Wall Street JournalOne Surgeon’s Twist On Organ Donationview webpage 10/15/2007Wall Street JournalKidney Swaps Seen As Way To Ease Shortage view webpage 10/15/2007HaaretzIsrael Medical Association says proposal before Knesset would encourage organ-traffickingview webpage 10/11/2007The Jerusalem PostSchneller bills seeks doctor trainingview webpage 10/10/2007SlateKidney Picking view webpage 10/6/2007ynetnews.comA Mitzva called organ donationview webpage 10/3/2007Yidiot AchronotMeshi-Zahav on Organ Donation (in Hebrew)N/A10/1/2007Yidiot AchronotLetting Sick People DieN/A9/25/2007HaaretzPulse Normal; Brain Deadview webpage 9/23/2007Yidiot AchronotOrgan Donation – Are the Religious for or against it? (In Hebrew)N/A9/21/2007The Jewish JournalFinding Our Fourthview webpage 9/20/2007ynetnews.comADI, Reform Movement launch ‘book of life’ projectview webpage 9/19/2007Yidiot AchronotRav Aviner on Organ Donation (in Hebrew)N/A9/16/2007T.V English IBA NewsTV Interview with Robby Bermanview webpage 8/30/2007The New York PostThat’s Using Old Kidneysview webpage 8/28/2007Yidiot AchronotThe Honor of the Doctors (in Hebrew)N/A8/14/2007TV English Ch. 33 NewsTV Interview with Robby Bermanview webpage 8/13/2007Yidiot AchronotA kidney transplant in Eilat is from an American donor (Hebrew)N/A8/13/2007Channel 7 News -WSVNFamily fights to keep their 4-year-old on life supportview webpage 8/12/2007TV Channel 1 NewsHODS Finds Living Kidney Donor for Israeli SoldierN/A8/12/2007TV English IBA NewsHODS Finds Living Kidney Donor for Israeli Soldierview webpage 8/10/2007The Jewish ChronicleMy Internet Kidney Gift N/A8/8/2007ynetnews.comA Kidney from the Heartview webpage 8/7/2007Yidiot AchronotThanks to Mom, Dad and Eric who saved my life (in Hebrew)N/A8/6/2007TV Channel 1 NewsMoshiko’s Bar Mitzvahview webpage 8/6/2007TV Channel 10 NewsMoshiko’s Bar Mitzvahview webpage 8/5/2007TV Channel 2 NewsMoshiko’s Bar Mitzvahview webpage 8/2/2007TV English IBA NewsMoshiko Bar Mitzvahview webpage 8/2/2007Yidiot AchronotA Kidney from the Heart (in Hebrew)N/A8/2/2007Yidiot AchronotHappy Endingview webpage 7/20/2007The Jerusalem PostAmerican Man’s Kidney to give Soldier New Lease on Lifeview webpage 7/7/2007Lower Hudson On LineSpring Valley Man does Mitzvah by Donating KidneyN/A7/1/2007614 HBI eZINEBy The Bookview webpage 7/1/2007614 HBI eZINEBehind Closed Doorsview webpage 7/1/2007614 HBI eZINEThoughts of a Donorview webpage 5/25/2007The Jewish ChronicleThe LifeSaverN/A5/1/2007The Jerusalem PostIsraeli Suspected of Organ Traffickingview webpage 4/14/2007SlateShopped Liver- The worldwide market in human organs.view webpage 4/1/2007Lincoln Square Synagouge LightMais Mitzvah- and Organ DonationN/A3/22/2007The Jerusalem PostLung lobe transplants from live donors to be performed at the Rabin Medical Center view webpage 3/16/2007The Wall Street JournalDoing Well By Doing Good view webpage 3/15/2007Yidiot AchronotA chain was given in memory of Nati (Hebrew)N/A3/11/2007AP22 Die in China Coal Mine Accidentview webpage 3/8/2007CBS NewsWanna Cut Your Jail Time?view webpage 3/8/2007SFgate.com S.C. 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01/08/2017Actualité JuiveChief Rabbi Michel Gugenheim: "The Jews must register on the national file of refusal of organ donation"view webpage
01/09/2017The Times of IsraelChief Rabbi Gugenheim:register on the "national file of refusal" of the donation of organsview webpage
2/12/2017Manchester Jewish TelegraphWhy Jewish Law Does Allow Organ Donationview webpage
2/27/2017Daily SabahBursa Hospitals Exceed Turkish and European Organ Transplant Averagesview webpage
2/24/2017The AlgemeinerNew York Times Promotes Myth That Jews Oppose Organ Donationview webpage
2/26/2017New York PostOrgan Donation Can Save Lives - But Donors Are Scarceview webpage
1/30/2017The New York Jewish Weekthe-ethical-imperative-of-organ-donation-_-jewish-weekview webpage
1/04/2017The IndependentAll French Citizens Are Now Organ Donors Unless They Opt Outview webpage
12/11/2016BBC Newshow-judaisms-definition-of-death-can-boost-organ-donations-bbc-newsview webpage
11/24/2016Jerusalem Post

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10/02/2016The Washington PostAt 18 years old, he donated a kidney. Now, he regrets it.view webpage
09/30/2016Public Radio International – The WorldShimon Peres Wanted Israelis to be Organ Donors — Like Himview webpage
09/28/2016The Jewish WeekOn Brain Deathview webpage
08/12/2016The New York TimesIsraeli Anglo Needs a Lung Transplantview webpage
03/18/2016Jewish Telegraphic AgencyRussian chief rabbi slams court ruling on organ harvesting by defaultview webpage
Resource Packet for Lecture on Brain-Stem Death and Organ DonationResource Packet for Lecture on Brain-Stem Death and Organ Donationview webpage
6/12/2015TabletGifts of the Body - Amending the Jewish Take On Organ and Whole Body Donationview webpage
2/26/2015That’s Life with Miriam L. Wallach – Nachum Segal NetworkInterview with HODS Founder & Director Robby Berman
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2/26/2015Jewish Link of New JerseyWhy I Support Halachic Organ Donationview webpage
2/12/2015YNET NewsFamily's Emotional Plea - YNET NEWS - 10-9-2014view webpage
1/19/2015Voice of IsraelSaving Lives: One Organ Donor At A Timeview webpage
1/18/2015The Jerusalem PostFewer Organ Transplants in 2014 Because Of Lower Number of Lower-Brain-Dead Donorsview webpage
7/11/2012New York TimesTransplant Brokers in Israel Lure Desperate Kidney Patients to Costa Rica
10/9/2014YNet NewsHaredi Leaders Stops Rabbi's Organ Donation Projectview webpage
9/13/2014EPOCH TimesDavid Matas: Transplant Tourism from the Middle Eastview webpage
9/19/2014Medscape Medical NewsWhy Brain Death is Deathview webpage
8/17/2014PBS NewshourInside the Growing Global Market of Organ Traffickingview webpage
7/11/2012Nj.comBrooklyn man sentenced to 2 1/2 years for role in black-market kidney trafficking schemeview webpage
01/13/2012The Jerusalem PostModern Orthodox Organ Donor Campaign Slammedview webpage
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