Dear Transplant Patient,

As we continue to monitor the rapidly evolving coronavirus situation, your transplant care team would like to reassure you that we are committed to your safety and wellbeing. Please continue to come to your scheduled appointment unless you are contacted by your care team. We are reviewing all upcoming appointments and will be getting in touch with patients as needed.

Travel Recommendation

We recommend that all non-essential travel within and outside of the United States is postponed for the foreseeable future. Cruises should be canceled indefinitely. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The American Society of Transplantation (AST) has compiled a list of extra precautions and frequently asked questions specifically for transplant patients, please take a few moments to review the information which will be updated regularly. 

Important Phone Numbers

  • For general questions on COVID-19, please contact your primary care provider.
  • If you are concerned that you have been exposed to COVID-19 and you are a post-transplant patient, please call your care team directly at 855-366-7989.

We will continue to update you regularly as we learn more. In the meantime continue to follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. Your safety is our top priority. 

Thank you,

Emory Transplant Center