IRTA Officers and Councilors (2019–2021)

OFFICERS

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President (2019-2021)

Simon Horslen, MB ChB FRCPCH (2013-2017)
Director, Hepatobiliary Program
Medical Director, Liver & Intestine Transplantation
Seattle’s Children’s Hospital
Professor
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA, USA

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President-Elect (2019-2021)

Gabriel E. Gondolesi, MD
Director of the Multiorgan Transplant Institute
Chief of Liver, Pancreas and Intestinal Transplant
Hospital Universitario – Fundacion Favaloro
Director of Immunology and Transplantation Translational Research Program
Universidad Favaloro
Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Past President (2019-2021)

George V. Mazariegos, MD, FACS
Chief, Pediatric Transplantation
Professor of Surgery and Critical Care
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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Secretary-Treasurer (2019-2023)

Jonathan Hind
Consultant Paediatric Hepatology
Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplantation
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill
London, UK

COUNCILORS

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Yaron Avitzur, MD (2017-2021)
Medical Director, Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplantation
Associate Professor, Paediatrics, University of Toronto
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, ON, Canada

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Laurens Ceulmans, MD, PhD (2017-2021)
General Surgery
University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium

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Taizo Hibi (2019-2023)
Japan

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Palle Bekker Jeppesen (2019-2023)
Denmark

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Mihai Oltean, M.D., Ph.D. (2017-2021)
Consultant, Associate Professor of Surgery
The Transplant Institute
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Gothenburg, Sweden

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Robert Venick, MD (2017-2021)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics & Surgery
Medical Director Intestinal Transplantation
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Rodrigo Vianna (2019-2023)
USA

AD HOC

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Allied Health Professional

Beverly Kosmach-Park, USA (2017-2021)