This handbook formalises the processes associated with the preparation of ESOT CPGs, including selecting topics for new guidelines, writing and reviewing approval, dissemination, and updating. Moreover, it defines the governance of the process.
Category: Organ donation
ETAHP Call for Nominations: Deadline extended
We are delighted to announce that the deadline to apply as an ETAHP board member has been extended: the new deadline is 4 December 2022. All ESOT/ETAHP affiliates are welcome to send nominations for these positions. In addition, you may nominate yourself or a colleague. The new ETAHP Board Members will hold office for four
ETAHP Call for Nominations
The European Transplant Allied Healthcare Professionals (ETAHP) – would like to announce a call for nominations for two new Board members. All ESOT/ETAHP affiliates are welcome to send nominations for these positions. You may nominate yourself or a colleague. The new ETAHP Board Members will hold office for 4 years (2022-2026), starting December 2022. In
Fifth virtual UEMS/BTC preparatory course
We are delighted to inform our community that registrations are open for the Fifth virtual UEMS/BTC preparatory course for transplant coordinators and colleagues involved in the field of organ donation. For more details browse the flyer or visit the website. Further information on the Transplant Coordination UEMS European Examinations are available here.
Open letter to Swisstransplant
We announce the release of the Open Letter prepared with the European Donation and Transplant Coordination Organisation (EDTCO) to support the modification of the Swiss transplant law to reform the national organ consent system (votation May 15, 2022), moving from explicit to presumed consent. Read here the full Open Letter to Swisstransplant.
NEW course on Organ Donation
We are delighted to launch our newest Transplant Live course on Organ Donation, created by Carl-Ludwig Fischer-Froelich, Nichon Jansen, and David Paredes. This course will provide participants will an overview on the current criteria for donor detection, death certification and workflow authorisation concerning organ procurement. Additionally, participants will explore the management of the donor and
European Organ Donation Day 2021
Today marks #EODDdonationDay. It aims to raise awareness of the importance of organ, tissue, and cell donation to improve and most importantly save lives. Read & download the infographic to learn more about the state of transplantation in Europe and our vision to change it! #JustSayYesEODD #PoweredByESOT
A Reaffirmation of Organ Donation
International Medical Societies representing Transplantation Professionals across the globe support and nurture diversity and inclusion among their members, fostering education, and stand against any form of barriers in access, knowledge, transition and required training around the “Gift of Life”, particularly that related to gender, race, religion and income. We embrace a call of action to
Online Symposium at ESOT congress 2021 – Patient inclusion initiative
What do we know about physical activity after solid organ transplantation? What is the patient experience with physical activity? How can one get started and hold on? The symposium will address these questions while providing accessible information and practical advice. Speakers include physical therapists as well as people with transplants who will share their experience
4th UEMS-BTC Preparatory Course
We are proud to share the announcement of the 4th UEMS-BTC preparatory course organised by Swisstransplant, intended mainly for European donor-transplant coordinators who are considering to apply for the UEMS-BTC certification. You can find the programme and more information here: https://www.swisstransplant.org/de/preparatory-course?utm_content=bufferb4930&utm_medium=social&utm_source=bufferapp.com&utm_campaign=buffer