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The 3rd National UK Organ Perfusion Symposium will be held in Newcastle on the 29th and 30th June 2017. Organised by the NIHR Blood and Transplant Research Unit in Organ Donation and Transplantation, the symposium offers the opportunity to hear the latest developments in cardiothoracic and abdominal donor organ perfusion and share experience across organs. The […]

NHSBT Multi – Organ Retrieval Masterclass Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th December 2016 Tortworth Court Four Pillars Hotel, Vesalius Clinical Training Centre, Bristol University This is a two-day annual workshop designed to optimise the quality of organs offered for transplantation by improving retrieval practice. The course is aimed at surgical trainees with an interest in abdominal (liver, pancreas, kidney) and […]

Do you want to increase your skills in evidence-based decision-making? Attend the “Evidence in Transplantation (EVIT) course”, which is held at the Royal College of Surgeons of England on 8-9 April, 2016 and jointly organised by ESOT and the Centre for Evidence in Transplantation. This interactive course covers clinical research methods, including clinical trial design and […]

This year’s Organ Retrieval Masterclass will be held in Oxford on Monday/Tuesday, 7th/8th December 2015.  In order to achieve competency for organ retrieval surgery as a NORS Team surgeon registered with NHS Blood and Transplant, attendance at the Masterclass and completion of the abdominal E-Learning modules are mandatory.  The Masterclass covers all aspects of retrieval […]

Just a reminder that there are still places available for the Organ retreival masterclass in Oxford Thursday/Friday next week.  The course is a requirement if you want to be a retrieval surgeon registered with NHSBT, and covers all aspects of retrieval with hands-on cadaveric operating.  The course is a bargain at £300 for the two […]

Mettu Srinivas Reddy has asked me announce the 5th Master Class in Liver Disease titled ‘The Practice of Living Donor Liver Transplantation’ between 28th and 31st January 2015 at Chennai, India Prof Rela, chief of their unit and Professor of Liver Surgery at Kings college, London is the course director. The course will be driven […]

This year’s NHSBT/BTS organ retrieval masterclass will be held in Oxford on the 11th/12th December. The course is a a two-day masterclass designed to optimise the quality of organs offered for transplant by improving the quality of retrieval practice. The course is aimed at retrieval team members involved in surgical retrieval of organs intended for […]

Royal University Hospital, Liverpool are running the First European Live workshop on Advances in Laparoscopy in Renal Transplantation from 28th-30th September 2014. The workshop will demonstrate the Liverpool technique of Total Retroperitoneoscopic donor nephrectomy. The donor nephrectomies will be followed by Laparoscopic Renal Transplants. Prof P Modi from the Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research […]