Anatomical Board of the State of Florida
General Information regarding Body Donation
We commend you for your benevolent attitude in considering body donation. Through donating your body you will make a significant contribution to medical science by enabling health care professionals to gain a better understanding of the normal and diseased states of the human body. The response in our State has been most gratifying. However, the number of donations will need to increase as research and educational programs in the medical field continue to expand. We are most grateful for your willingness to consider the donation of your body. The procedure for donating one's body is quite simple.
The donor or the surviving relatives must make arrangements with a local funeral home, crematory or mortuary and pay for:
Bodies cannot be accepted for donation if:
If you are agreeable to the above conditions, please sign TWO copies
of the dedication forms. You should keep one for your personal records
and return one to our Gainesville
office. Thank you for your interest in our donation program.