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Final Rights

Reclaiming the American Way of Death

Connecticut

University of Connecticut
School of Medicine
Farmington, CT 06030-3405

860-679-2821 or 860-679-2247

www.uchc.edu/body/index.html

Urgent need
Cost to family: transportation outside of state
Prior enrollment: not required
Over-enrollment: not yet occurred
Disposition: cremation; return of cremains by request
Body rejection: standard,* emaciation, obesity, under 18, widespread cancer


Yale University

Anatomy Dept./School of Med.
310 Cedar St.
P.O. Box 208023
New Haven, CT 06520-8023

203-785-2814

http://info.med.yale.edu/surgery/anatomy/donations/

Low to moderate need
Cost to family: transportation outside of state
Prior enrollment: not required
Over-enrollment: not yet occurred
Disposition: cremation; return of body by request and at expense of the family
Body rejection: standard,* emaciation, obesity, under 18, widespread cancer

* autopsy, decomposition, mutilation, severe burn victim, meningitis, hepatitis, AIDS, and other communicable or infectious diseases

Also check Boston University in Massachusetts that will pay for transportation in all six New England states.

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