|30th Annual Scientific Meeting
The 2017 Texas Transplantation Society Meeting will take place July 27-30, 2017 at the Moody Gardens Hotel in Galveston, Texas.
The meeting typically features two outstanding keynote addresses, and 2.5 days of continuing education programming for physicians, nurses, and lab professionals. Plus, we build in some time for fun and relaxation.
The 2017 Keynote Speakers will be Dr. Suzanne Ildstad and Dr. Jean Emond.
Dr. Ildstad is the Director, Institute for Cellular Therapeutics, Jewish Hospital
Distinguished Professor of Transplantation, Professor of Surgery,
University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky. She will be speaking on immune tolerance.
Dr. Emond is the Vice Chairman of Surgery and Chief of the
Transplantation Services at Columbia University. He has over30 years of
experience performing liver transplantation and complex liver and
biliary surgery in children and adults, including the first living donor
liver transplantation (LDLT) in the United States. Dr. Emond is
the President-elect of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, the
pre-eminent association of a transplant surgery.