IPTA Council and Committees

EXECUTIVE MEMBERS

PRESIDENT
Ron Shapiro
, United States
PRESIDENT-ELECT
Burkhard Toenshoff
, Germany
SECRETARY-TREASURER
Anne I. Dipchand
, Canada
PAST PRESIDENT
Richard Trompeter
, United Kingdom

COUNCILLORS

Daniel Eduardo D'Agostino, Argentina
Lara Danziger-Isakov, United States
Tom Gross, United States
Christer Holmberg, Finland
Piotr Kalicinski, Poland
Muero Kasahara, Japan
George Mazariegos, United States
Mignon McCulloch, South Africa
Nancy Poirier, Canada
Jo Wray, United Kingdom


IPTA COMMITTEES

ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL COMMITTEE

Focused on uniting the allied health community to develop programs of interest and creating a forum to exchange clinical experiences worldwide.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Responsible for organizing the IPTA Congress Post Graduate Course, planning pediatric symposia at other meetings, and making recommendations about the educational needs of members.

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

Monitors member trends and provides assistance with membership recruitment and retention; explores new member benefits and reviews and proposes revisions to the membership criteria as needed.

OUTREACH COMMITTEE

Identifies centers in underserviced areas who wish to develop transplant programs, facilitates partnerships with sponsoring institutions to provide medical and nurse personnel training, and assists with program implementation. Overseas all phases of the Program, including application review and evaluation, performing onsite needs assessment, and working with centers to further develop their programs.

PUBLICATIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE

Responsible for developing various printed materials for professionals, parents, and patients.


Our Corporate Sponsors

TTS gratefully acknowledges the Corporate Partners whose generous support makes the work of the Society possible:

  • astellas
  • roche
  • sanofi