The aim of the Education Committee (EC) is to coordinate ESOT’s efforts to advance multidisciplinary education for transplant professionals at all career levels and to contribute to their professional development.
The Basic Science Committee promotes scientific issues and transplantation research within ESOT. An active basic science community and an efficient translation of innovation into the clinic are crucial for the future of transplantation medicine.
The European Transplant Allied Healthcare Professionals (ETAHP) reaches out to allied healthcare professionals throughout Europe in order to ensure the best care possible for all transplant patients, with the aim to optimize patient outcomes.
The Young Professionals in Transplantation (YPT) is the Network for Junior Transplant professionals of ESOT, representing all young transplant clinicians and scientists who are beginning a career in transplantation and organ donation.
The mission of ECTORS is to provide a forum for discussing and stimulating novel developments in the fields of cellular therapies in organ transplantation, organ regeneration and generation of new organs from stem cells and biomaterials.
ECTTA is the forum for experience exchange on treatment of patients with end-stage heart and lung failure. Our aim is to improve outcomes for the patients.
EDTCO aims to support health care professionals to provide clinically effective programmes on organ and tissue donation, procurement and transplantation.
EKITA is the Organ Expert Section of ESOT on kidney transplantation in Europe, providing a forum for kidney transplantation professionals to exchange scientific information and views aimed at providing the best service to European patients .
The European Liver and Intestine Transplant Association (ELITA), previously known as the European Liver Transplant Association (ELTA), is a section of ESOT. Its membership represents the expertise on liver and intestinal transplantation in Europe.
ELPAT is a European platform that brings continuity and progress in European research and dialogue on "Ethical, Legal and Psychosocial Aspects of organ Transplantation". ELPAT currently consists of over 160 experts from more than 25 European countries.
EPITA is established to provide a forum for those working in the field of pancreas and islet of Langerhans transplantation or any other alternative form of beta cell replacement in Europe, to exchange scientific information and views related primarily to providing the best service for patients in Europe requiring pancreas or islet transplantation.
VCA has opened a new era in the field of transplantation, reconstructive and restorative surgery. This Section brings together 10 representatives of major European teams at the forefront in this field.
The EPITA Board announces the traditional appointment with the 9th EPITA Symposium & 38th AIDPIT Workshop that will take place in Igls_Innsbruck from the 27th to the 29th of January 2019. During the past years, the EPITA Symposia had the pleasure to enjoy a number of exceptional invited speakers, excellent oral presentations and passionate discussions. The 2019 edition promises to continue the tradition.
The appointment in Innsbruck is a recognized successful and lively forum where young and more experienced people meet, discuss and trigger further developments in islet and pancreas transplantation in an informal and familiar environment.
Transplant physicians, surgeons and diabetologists.
Experienced senior physicians and younger physicians interested in cutting edge research results and methods.
Eelco de Koning, Chair
Steve White, Vice Chair
Helmut Arbogast, Board Member
Claudia Boesmueller, Board Member
Artur Kwiatkowski, Board Member
Roger Lehmann, Board Member
Johann Pratschke, Past Chair
19 Jun - 21 Jun 2022 | Oslo, Norway
Advances in Islet Isolation and Beta cell Replacement therapy