Completion of the forms in the donor application packet is required for enrollment into the Willed Body Program. The document of gift form must be witnessed by two persons or notarized by a duly authorized California Notary Public.
The Willed Body Program accepts these types of donations:
Upon receipt of the completed documents, the Willed Body Program will notify you regarding acceptance into the program and provide a registration donor identification card and two copies of the completed registration packet for retention.
The university reserves the right to accept or reject an anatomical gift as set forth by health and safety code.
Unless provided in the donor’s will, the family or estate of the donor may decline to assume the financial responsibility of transportation from outside the 200-mile transportation radius. If this occurs, the Willed Body Program may relinquish all claims to the body.
The Willed Body Program should be notified immediately if:
The information contained on the vital statistics sheet is used to prepare the death certificate. We will arrange for the completion of this document and file it with the appropriate county health department.