What is BTS

The Belgian Transplantation Society (BTS) is a scientific organization bringing together all the players in the field of solid organ transplantation in Belgium. The BTS is composed of physicians, transplant coordinators and nurses representing the seven transplant centers of the country. The BTS manages scientific and organizational aspects in the areas of organ procurement and kidney, pancreas, liver, intestinal, lung and heart transplantation. The BTS is the intermediary between health professionals, patients and competent authorities in Belgium.

15/03/18 - 16/03/18

BTS Congress

COMBINED NTV & BTS ANNUAL MEETING 2018

15/03/18 - 16/03/18
de Doelen International Congress Centre, Schouwburgplein 50, 3012 CL Rotterdam, Netherlands

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14/12/17 - 16/12/17

Congress

20 years anniversary of the Department of Abdominal Transplant Surgery and Transplant Coordination of the KUL

M-Museum, Leopold Vanderkelenstraat 28, 3000 Leuven

Abdominal transplant surgery: What's on the horizon? The Department of Abdominal Transplant Surgery of UZ Leuven is honored to invite you to the 20th anniversary congress. The program of this 3-day conference will address different topics interesting all players of the field of abdominal organ transplantation, such as quality, research and training in transplantation, medical, surgical, biological and technological innovation in liver and kidney, pancreas and intestine transplantation and the role of transplant coordinators, allied health professionals and patients...

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23/02/18

Congress

Exercise is Medicine-10th Anniversary symposium of Transplantoux

TBD, 3000 Leuven

Transplantoux emphasizes the importance of organ donation, raises awareness and motivates people after a transplant to be active together, thus connecting transplant patients with peers and their families in a sporting environment. Furthermore Transplantoux aims to improve the long-term outcome after transplantation by conducting multidisciplinary scientific research. Topics of the symposium will be, amongst others: physical exercise in transplantation, benefits from physical exercise, workshops on the ABC of training...

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30/06/18 - 05/07/18

Congress

27th International Congress of the Transplantation Society

IFEMA Feria de Madrid, Avda. del Partenón, 5, 28042 Madrid, Spain

It is with great pleasure and anticipation that the organizing committee wish to invite you to the 27th International Congress of The Transplantation Society which will be held in Madrid, the capital of Spain, from June 30 to July 5, 2018.

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09/09/18

News

6th ELITA SPLIT LIVER COURSE 2018

09/09/18

The European Liver and Intestine Transplant Association organizes its 6th course aimed at surgeons who have already practical experience with liver transplantation and who wish to acquire the knowledge and skills to perform split-liver transplantation safely.

12/10/17

News

CALL FOR ROCHE RESEARCH GRANT 2018

12/10/17

The board of the Belgian Transplant Society (BTS) is proud to announce the call for the « Roche BTS grant 2018 ». This 30 000 € research grant will be allocated to a multi-centric Belgian project, being clinical or translational, that would have potential to increase the availability of organs for transplantation and/or to improve transplant results in Belgium. The winner will be selected by the BTS Board during the December BTS Board Meeting. The grant will be officially awarded to the winning project at a special event during the BTS general assembly in March 2018.

20/03/17

News

Guide to the quality and safety of organs for transplantation.

20/03/17

6th edition published by the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & Healthcare

How to become a sponsor

The BTS is a non-profit organization. The BTS thanks the industry for its support, which allows to organize its scientific meetings and to be able to support research in transplantation..

Contact our treasurer

Dr.Nicolas Meurisse

CHU Sart-Tilman B35, Bât. BC+2 Chir. abdominale, endocrinienne et transplantation, 4000 Liège, Belgique