The International Pediatric Transplant Association stands in solidarity with our colleagues, transplant patients and their families, and the people of Ukraine, and are ready to support the Ukrainian transplant community in this tragic time.

IPTA Newsletter

Latest Recordings and Presentations

About IPTA

The International Pediatric Transplant Association (IPTA) is a professional organization of individuals in the field of pediatric transplantation. The purpose of the Association is to advance the science and practice of pediatric transplantation worldwide in order to improve the health of all children who require such treatment. The Association is dedicated to promoting technical and scientific advances in pediatric transplantation and to advocating for the rights of all children who need transplantation.

Donate Today!

Scholarships for Young Investigator / Trainees and Allied Health Professionals / Outreach Program / Fellows Symposium / Biennial Congress. You may also make an unrestricted donation which will be used to help IPTA to promote the advancement of the science and practice of transplantation in children worldwide and to serve as a unified voice for the special needs of pediatric transplant recipients.

Announcement of the Winning Pairs for 2023!

The IPTA Outreach Committee is delighted to announce the winners of its 2023 Outreach Program awards.

Question Bank - Lung Transplantation (October 2023)

Want to stay up to date on transplantation? Want to test your knowledge? Here’s your chance! Our latest round of questions are focused on cardiac transplant.

Sign Up for the IPTA Mentoring Program

IPTA promotes involvement of early career researchers who work in places where publication is not considered a priority in the scientific community. For this purpose, a mentoring program has been developed. Hereby, early career researchers can access research projects improving their publication yield.

Congratulations to Our Recent Award Winners

Outreach Fellowship 2023 Winners

IPTA is delighted to announce the winners of its inaugural Outreach Fellowship program in 2023. The winners were presented with their award by Dr. Carlos O. Esquivel during the Awards and Business Meeting of the IPTA Congress in March 2023

Your Opinions Matter!

Please see the IPTA Position Statement on Pediatric Priority, and please feel free to share your views.

October 2023

Virtual Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Initiative Seminar on "Pediatric Lung Transplantation: Indications and Outcomes" by Christian Benden, MD, MBA, FCCP.

PODCAST: Pediatric Lung Transplantation



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