Ethics Committee


  • Richard N. Pierson III, USA


  • Emanuele Cozzi, Italy
  • Mauro Sandrin, Australia
  • Megan Sykes, USA
  • John Dark, UK
  • Harold Vanderpool, USA
  • MariaChiara Tallacchini, Italy
  • Annika Tibell, Sweden
  • Francis Delmonico, USA (TTS representative)


Under the leadership of Richard Pierson, and in concert with TTS and WHO, the IXA Ethics Committee promotes ethical guidelines for xenotransplantation clinical trials for consideration by national regulatory authorities.

To submit a proposal for review by the Ethics Committee, please contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .