Intestinal Transplant Registry Update

The next Intestinal Transplant Registry Summary will be presented at the 14th ISBTS Symposium in Buenos Aires, Argentina in June 2015. The ITA would like to encourage every center to submit their data to Max Marquez, ITR Manager by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by January 31st, 2015.

The Scientific Committee and the ITR are currently developing methods to collect additional data so that future ITA reports may include: outcomes in nutrition, HLA matching, and more detailed donor information. A recent survey was sent out by the ITR to help plan for future inclusions of HLA matching, DSA monitoring, and desensitization practices. To complete the survey, please click here.

Finally, the ITR has launched a Patient Forum website to assist patients and families in connecting and encourages discussion on topics related to intestinal transplantation. Access to the patient forum is not restricted and can be found by visiting http://www.intestinaltransplant.org/pforum/. The ITA will continue to update members on the development of this project and would encourage anyone who would like to volunteer to participate in this initiative can contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .