Outreach Committee

The Outreach Committee oversees all phases of the Outreach Program. This includes reviewing and evaluating applications, performing onsite needs assessments, and working with selected centers to further develop their programs.
Committee Members
Chair Raymond Reding Brussels, Belgium
Council Liaison Mignon McCulloch Cape Town, SA
Member Christine Hwang Dallas, USA
Member Hanh Vo Omaha, USA
Member Evelyn Hsu Seattle, USA
Member Mara Medeiros Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico
Member Priya Pais Bangalore, India
Member JoAnn Morey Boston, USA
Member Maria Amalia Matamoros San Jose, Costa Rica
Member Yaron Avitzur Toronto, Canada
Member Helen Currier Houston, USA
Member Amrita Dosanjh San Diego, USA
Member Megan Adams Denver, USA
Ex-Officio Fiona Mackie Sydney, Australia
2017-2019 Initiatives
  • Committee review of mission and purpose of the Committee as well as a current overview of current projects and application for a new RFA
  • Review the status of the two most recently completed outreach trips to Sri Lanka and South Africa and determine next steps for these program participants
  • Provide a plan to IPTA Council for a new call for applications
  • Develop partnerships with other societies who may co-sponsor sister-program agreements
  • Update outcomes assessment of Outreach program sites
  • Update status and activity of all previous Outreach program sites
Outreach Program 2023
The Outreach Committee is pleased to announce applications for the 2023 Outreach Program are open. The program supports emerging centres that seek to develop or expand/enhance care in existing transplant programs. Usually, an emerging centre will have identified a suitable supporting centre to assist them with this program, however it is possible the Outreach Committee can assist in this process. The application package, guidelines and useful reference documents are available here



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