Detailed program Wednesday

Wednesday, September 22, 2021            
16:00 – 21:00 CET


16:00 – 16:05Opening
Dr. Peter Branger, General Director, Eurotransplant, The Netherlands
16:05 – 16:20Directors report
Dr. Peter Branger, General Director, Eurotransplant, The Netherlands
Serge Vogelaar, MD, Medical Director, Eurotransplant, The Netherlands

Kidney and Pancreas meeting  

16:30 – 17:45
Chair: Prof. Dr. Uwe Heemann

16:30 – 16:55Islet transplantation: which patient for which treatment
Michiel Nijhoff, MD, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands 
16:55 – 17:20The Dutch view on abdominal organ optimalization within Eurotransplant
Dr. Volkert Huurman, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands 
17:20 – 17:45Kidney transplantation after rescue allocation with Eurotransplant
PD. Dr. Volker Aßfalg, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München,

Intestine meeting 

16:30 – 17:45  
Chair: Prof. Dr. Jacques Pirenne

16:30 – 17:00End stage intestinal failure
Tim Vanuytsel MD, PhD, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium
17:00 – 17:15Short update on intestine tx numbers 
Dr. Marieke de Rosner, Eurotransplant, The Netherlands
17:15 – 17:45Results from the International Intestinal Transplant Registry and Future Directions
George V. Mazariegos, MD, FACS, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, United
States of America

Data Science in Allocation 

16:30 – 17:45
Chair: Roman Kazus MSc.

16:30 – 17:00Data Science in Organ Allocation: an overview
Prof. Dr. Frits Spieksma, Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE), The Netherlands
17:00 – 17:30Estimating Survival Benefit of Liver Transplantation
Ilaria Prosepe MSc., Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands


17:45 – 18:45

Activities Eurotransplant Advisory Committees

18:45 – 20:15
Chair: Prof. Dr. Markus Guba

18:45 – 20:15 Report on activities Eurotransplant Advisory Committees
Chairs of the Eurotransplant Advisory Committees

  • ET Thoracic Advisory Committee (EThAC)
    Univ. Prof. Dr. Günther Laufer

  • ET Organ Process Chain Committee (OPCC)
    Univ. Prof. Dr. Thomas Soliman

  • ET Pancreas Advisory Committee (EPAC)
    Priv.-Doz. Dr. Christian Margreiter

  • ET Ethics Committee (ETEC)
    Prof. Dr. Jadranka Buturović Ponikvar

  • ET Liver Intestine Advisory Committee (ELIAC)
    Prof. Dr. Jacques Pirenne

  • ET Registry Advisory Committee (ERAC)
    Univ. Prof. Dr. Gabriela Berlakovich

  • ET Tissue Typing Advisory Committee (TTAC)
    Dr. Sebastiaan Heidt

  • ET Kidney Advisory Committee (ETKAC)
    Prof. Dr. Uwe W.J. Heemann

Meet & greet the speakers

20:15 – 21:00
Ask your questions to the speakers and the directors.