Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Uniform Anatomical Gift Act?
Who may donate? How is the bequest made?
Can a bequest be rescinded if a registered donor has a change of mind?
What costs are involved in my donation to RWJMSAA?
Will my body automatically be accepted into the program once I sign and return the donor form?
Why might a gift be declined?
When I register to donate my body, should I also make alternate arrangements?
What is the procedure to follow at the time of death?
Will my donation remain exclusively at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School facility?
Will a funeral be permitted before donation?
How does my family obtain a death certificate?