The British Urology Transplant Society (BUTS) was founded in 2017 as a forum to combine skills, share expertise, discuss complex cases and educate surgeons/clinicians about the urological aspects of renal transplantation.
This society has been set up by consultant surgeons in the UK with expertise in both transplantation and urology. BUTS is a non-profit, professional organisation.
To provide a platform for conversation about urological issues in transplant patients.
Bring together national and international expert opinion to guide best practice.
To promote excellence in dealing with the urological aspects of renal transplantation.
Membership/associate membership open to all medical and allied healthcare professionals including (but not limited to) urologists, nephrologists, transplant surgeons and nurse specialists/practitioners
Audit & Research
Lead national pathways & guidance e.g. aimed at expanding the donor pool in donors with small renal masses
Provide a platform for conversation about urological issues in transplant patients
BUTS is a multidisciplinary society. Membership is open to nephrologists, radiologists, surgeons/urologists, nurses, trainees, medical students, technicians, researchers and any other interested health care professionals both in the UK and internationally. Currently membership is free.
Updates about and invites to attend future scientific meetings
Access to a network of experts
News about Transplant Urology Fellowships and posts
Access to password protected guidelines, links, exam questions and meeting content including state of the art lectures and complex case discussion