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.
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
Registration now open for the webinar 𝘿𝙚𝙨𝙚𝙣𝙨𝙞𝙩𝙞𝙨𝙖𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣 𝙎𝙩𝙧𝙖𝙩𝙚𝙜𝙞𝙚𝙨 on 𝗧𝘂𝗲𝘀𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝟭 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗰𝗵 𝗮𝘁 𝟭𝟴:𝟬𝟬 𝗖𝗘𝗧!
With Prof. Nizam Mamode & Prof. Christophe Legendre
This activity is sponsored by Hansa Biopharma
We are delighted to share this fantastic opportunity with you!
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
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
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
We are happy to inform you we have decided to extend the application deadline for 2021 EBSQ exam in Transplant Coordination in order to enable more interested candidates to apply for the 2021 on-line exam. NEW DEADLINE: 20 July You will find all the necessary information on UEMS Surgery/Division of Transplantation website: https://www.uemssurg.org/divisions/transplantation/transplant-coordination/ebsq-examination
We would like to announce a call for nominations for two new Board members. ESOT/EDTCO affiliates active within the field of organ, tissue and cell donation for transplantation are eligible to submit their application for the positions, or to present another EDTCO affiliate as candidate. Applications from intensivists and donation coordinators will be given preferential
An assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on transplantation practice, one year from the start of the pandemic.