Contact Information

Program Director

Dr. Karen M. Krabbenhoft

Body Donation Information

Phone: 608-262-2888
Hours:  Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Note: Body Donation form is not available on-line.
You must call, write, or email to request this form.

Mailing address

Body Donation Program
1135 Medical Sciences Center
1300 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706-1572

At the Time of Death

At the time of death, the next-of-kin or caretaker should notify the Body Donor Program as soon as possible by telephone at 608-262-2888 (weekdays) or 608-262-2800 (after hours, weekends and holidays). The time factor is important.

After hours, weekends and holidays, call 608-262-2800 only regarding a death. If no answer, please leave a message. The mortician on call may also be paged by calling the UW Message Center at 608-262-2122.

Donation of Corneas

Inquiries about donation of corneas may be directed to the:

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin, Inc.
2401 American Lane
Madison, WI 53704-3101

Phone:   608-233-2354

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