Kidney donation

A number of individuals involved with the effective altruism community or adjacent to it have donated a kidney, including Alexander Berger (Berger 2011),[1] Jeremiah Johnson (Johnson 2019),Johnson,[2] Zell Kravinsky (Parker 2004),Kravinsky,[3] Dylan Matthews (Matthews 2017),[4] Michael Page (Beard, Daniels & Smith 2017),Page,[5] and others (Singer 2015: ch. 6).others.[6]

BibliographyFurther reading

Beard, Matt, Molly Daniels & Carl SmithGalef, Julia (2017) Would you donate yourThe science and ethics of kidney to a stranger?donation (Dylan Matthews), Short & CurlyRationally Speaking, September 13.February 5.

Parker, Ian (2004) The gift, The New Yorker, July 25.

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    Berger, Alexander (2011) Why selling kidneys should be legal, The New York Times, December 5.

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    Parker, Ian (2004) The gift, The New Yorker, July 25.

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    Parker, Ian (2004)Beard, Matt, Molly Daniels & Carl Smith (2017) The giftWould you donate your kidney to a stranger?, The New YorkerShort & Curly, July 25.September 13.

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    Singer, Peter (2015) The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism Is Changing Ideas about Living Ethically, New Haven: Yale University Press.Press, ch. 6.

A number of individuals involved with the effective altruism community or adjacent to it have donated a kidney, including Alexander Berger (Berger 2011), Jeremiah Johnson ()(Johnson 2019), Zell Kravinsky (Parker 2004), Dylan Matthews (Matthews 2017), Michael Page (Beard, Daniels & Smith 2017), and others (Singer 2015: ch. 6).

A number of individuals involved with the effective altruism community or adjacent to ithave donated a kidney, including Alexander Berger (Berger 2011), Jeremiah Johnson (), Zell Kravinsky (Parker 2004), Dylan Matthews (Matthews 2017), Michael Page (Beard, Daniels & Smith 2017), and others (Singer 2015: ch. 6).

Johnson, Jeremiah (2019) Last week I donated my left kidney anonymously to a total stranger on the kidney waitlist. AMA!, Reddit, July 1.

Kidney donation is the process of a person allowing a kidney to be removed from their body and transplanted to another person, usually to treat kidney failure.failure. Kidney donation has been argued to be a highly effective way to increase human health.

Berger, Alexander (2011) Why selling kedneyskidneys should be legal, The New York Times, December 5.

A number of individuals involved with the effective altruism community have donated a kidney, including Alexander Berger (Berger 2011), Zell Kravinsky (Parker 2004), Dylan Matthews (Matthews 2017), Michael Page (Beard, Daniels & Smith 2017), and others (Singer 2015)2015: ch. 6).

A number of individuals involved with the effective altruism community have donated a kidney, including Alexander Berger (Berger 2011), Zell Kravinsky (Parker 2004), Dylan Matthews (Matthews 2017) and, Michael Page (Beard, Daniels & Smith 2017), and others (Singer 2015).

Singer, Peter (2015) The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism Is Changing Ideas about Living Ethically, New Haven: Yale University Press.

A number of individuals involved with the effective altruism community have donated a kidney, including Alexander Berger (Berger 2011), Zell Kravinsky (Parker 2004), Dylan Matthews (Matthews 2017) and Michael Page (Beard, Daniels & Smith 2017).

Bibliography

Beard, Matt, Molly Daniels & Carl Smith (2017) Would you donate your kidney to a stranger?, Short & Curly, September 13.

Berger, Alexander (2011) Why selling kedneys should be legal, The New York Times, December 5.

Matthews, Dylan (2017) Why I gave my kidney to a stranger — and why you should consider doing it too, Vox, April 11.

Parker, Ian (2004) The gift, The New Yorker, July 25.

Thanks for creating this entry! Coincidentally, I noticed the relevant episode of the Neoliberal Podcast on my podcast app feed yesterday and wondered if we should have an article on this topic.

Kidney donation is the process of a person allowing a kidney to be removed from their body and transplanted to another person, usually to treat kidney failure. Kidney donation has been argued to be a highly effective way to increase human health.