A Culturally Targeted Transplant Program to Increase Live Donation in Hispanics


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 16-002328
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-002328

About this study

of the study is to implement a culturally-targeted Hispanic transplant program and determine the impact of culturally tailored transplant education and care on living donation in the Hispanic population.





Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults > 18 yrs of age
  • Self-identification of Hispanic origin
  • Potential kidney transplant recipients initiating evaluation for transplantation
  • Potential living kidney donors initiating evaluation for living donation
  • Family members accompanying potential recipients/potential donors to the transplant program

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Adults unable to consent
  • Individuals who are not yet adults
  • Prisoners

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Amit Mathur, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Julieta Delgado




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