The Impact of Partnerships

Recovery Technicians & Medical Examiners

Why Recovery Technicians & Medical Examiners Partner With NDRI

NDRI works with an expansive nationwide network of dedicated Tissue Source Sites. In addition, we develop relationships with private recovery technicians to recover tissues from our private donor program. These professionals help champion the last wishes of donors and ultimately serve approved research projects with biospecimens for their studies.

Independent recovery partners include:

  • Anatomists

  • Coroners

  • Dieners

  • Directors of procurement

  • Forensic pathologists

  • Funeral home directors

  • Medical examiners

  • Organ procurement specialists

  • Surgical pathologists

  • Pathologists’ assistants

  • Pathology residents

  • Tissue recovery specialists

We are always looking to expand our network of independent recovery partners, including pathologists, anatomists, medical examiners, organ procurement and tissue recovery specialists, and other medical professionals capable of recovering biospecimens for our private donor program. These recovery partners are located nationwide. Complete this FORM or contact us by email at


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