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Wayne Sumner

Wayne Sumner is an emeritus professor at the University of Toronto.

Organ Transplant Ethics

Wayne Sumner, 4 July 2013

Organ transplants save lives: 1107 of them in the UK between March 2011 and April 2012. But the demand for transplantable organs greatly exceeds supply. Currently, about ten thousand people in the UK are in need of a transplant and about a thousand die every year while on the waiting list. Some ways of increasing the number of available organs, such as urging people to sign up with the Organ...

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