Our Story

A Caring and Compassionate Whole Body Donation Program

The mission of Anatomy Gifts Registry’s caring and compassionate whole body donation program is to serve meritorious scientists, clinicians and educators with expertly prepared human anatomical gift specimens.

AGR maintains a contemporary surgical skills training center featuring a modern atmosphere coupled with a technologically advanced conference and classroom suite. Additionally, the organization hosts an on-site crematory.


Our credentials include:

  • Licensed Non-Transplant Anatomic Bank by the NY Department of Health
  • Accredited Non-Transplant Anatomical Donation Organization (NADO) by the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB)
  • Majority of Management Staff are AATB-Certified Tissue Bank Specialists
  • Permitted Crematory in the State of Maryland
  • Permitted to Operate Tissue Bank in State of Maryland