Entries by BTS Team

Passing of Mr Adil al Tayar

Mr Adil El Tayar March 1956 – March 2020   Dear Colleagues,  I am sorry to inform you of the sad death of  Mr Adil al Tayar, a distinguished renal transplant surgeon and former member of the British Transplantation Society. Mr al Tayar worked at St Mary’s Hospital and at St George’s Hospital as well as […]

Coronavirus: COVID-19 Information for transplant professionals

A new type of coronavirus (COVID-19) has been widely publicised in the national press. . This document provides information about COVID-19 for transplant professionals. The current advice is changing daily and professionals are advised to refer to NHS and government resources for the most up to date advice.   . .

Expression of Interest for Chair of RINTAG

The role of Chair of the Research, Innovation and Novel Technologies Advisory Group. Closing date for expressions of interest is Sunday 23rd February. As you know, the post is currently held by Gabriel Oniscu who will reach the end of his tenure in June 2020. He has made major contributions to the improvement of the […]

2019-nCov and Transplantation

  We are aware of concerns amongst both patients and professional groups regarding the implications of the novel corona virus for transplantation. In brief: organ donation should NOT be considered from individuals with proven or possible 2019-nCoV infection, nor from individuals who have returned from China in the last 21 days.   Further information can […]