Global leadership in gastrointestinal rehabilitation and transplantation.
The mission of the Intestinal Transplant Association is to save and enhance the lives of intestinal failure patients with innovative medical, surgical and transplant therapies through education, policy development and research.
- Enhance communication and organizational effectiveness by using the TTS administrative support to hold quarterly Council meetings, organize biannual symposium, periodic newsletters, and other scientific activities.
- Create a community of practice through development of clinical practical guidelines and educational materials.
- Facilitate research by creating a repository of information and fostering proposals to enhance the scientific and academic mission of the Intestinal Transplant Registry (ITR).
- Increase membership by outreach to other relevant scientific communities including gastrointestinal associations, transplant societies, and other allied health and patient advocacy organizations.