Information & Resources

Useful information and resources for professionals and the public including publications and links to professional societies and national organisations.

For patient information we recommend you visit the Organ Donation & Transplantation website where you can find links to patient information and supporting organisations. If you wish to donate an organ in the UK please visit the NHS Organ Donation website.

BTS_IconKIDNEY

2,972

Kidney transplants were carried out last year

BTS_IconHEART

194

Patients received a heart transplant last year

BTS_IconLUNGS

182

Lung transplants were carried out last year

BTS_IconLIVER

888

Recipients received a liver transplant last year

BTS_IconPANCREAS

18

Pancreas transplants were carried out last year

BTS_IconINTESTINE

15

Patients received an intestinal transplant last year

Roberto Cacciola

“The British Transplantation Society is the professional voice of transplantation in the UK, representing all the varied disciplines in transplantation including clinicians, nurses, pharmacists, scientists involved both in basic research and in histocompatibility laboratories, ethicists and other professions allied to medicine.”

Roberto Cacciola BTS Councillor
Prof Vassilios Papalois

“The BTS was formed in 1972 and its membership is open to all professionals working in the field of transplantation. It hosts an annual congress for its members, and also runs a variety of meetings throughout the year including an annual ethics conference, live donation conference, and training workshops.”

Prof Vassilios PapaloisBTS Councillor