Council

ILTS Executive Committee 2018-19

President


Claus Niemann, MD
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, United States
president@ilts.org

President-Elect

Marina Berenguer, MD
Hospital University La Fe
Valencia, Spain, Europe
president-elect@ilts.org

Treasurer

Mark Ghobrial, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCS
Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX, United States
treasurer@ilts.org
Secretary


John Roberts, MD, PhD
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, United States
secretary@ilts.org

Past-President

Nancy Kwan Man, MBBS, PhD
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
past-president@ilts.org

Executive Director

Ben Hainsworth
K.I.T. Group GmbH
Berlin, Germany
ilts@ilts.org

Councilors

Yaman Tokat, MD

Florence Nightingale Hospital

Istanbul, Turkey

Valeria Mas, M.S., PhD, FAST
Methodist University Transplant Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, TN, United-States
Francois Durand, MD

Hopital Beaujon

Clichy, France

Gabriela Berlakovich, MD

Medical University of Vienna

Vienna, Austria

Bijan Eghtesad, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH, United States
Paolo Muiesan, MD
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Hiroto Egawa MD, PhD
Tokyo Womens Medical University
Tokyo, Japan
Mohamed Rela, MS, FRCS, DSc
Dr. Rela Institute and Medical Center
India

Committee Chairs

Education Committee Chair

Marina Berenguer, MD

Hospital La Fe, Valencia, Spain

Pediatric Committee Chair

Paolo Muiesan, MD

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, United Kingdom

Vanguard Committee Chair

Prashant Bhangui, MD

Medanta Institute of Liver Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine, Gurugram, Haryana, India

Membership and Communications Committee Chair

Avi Soin, MD

Medanta – The Medicity, India

Basic Science Committee Chair

Valeria Mas, M.S., PhD, FAST

Methodist University Transplant Institute, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, TN, United-States

Finance Committee Chair

Mark Ghobrial, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCS

Houston Methodist Hospital Houston, TX USA

Anesthesia Committee Chair

Dmitri Bezinover, MD, PhD

Penn State College of Medicine,
Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, PA USA

Pathology Committee Chair 

Nancy Jimin Liu, MD

Halton Healthcare, Oakville,Canada

Scholarship Committee Chair

Constantino Fondevila, MD

Hospital Clinic I Provincial de Barcelona, Spain

Radiology Committee Chair

Yu Fan Cheng, MD

Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan

Women in Transplantation Committee Chair

Nazia Selzner, MD, PhD

University of Toronto,
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Canada

Nominations for Council

As ILTS continues to evolve and grow, the Council requires high caliber members whose backgrounds, skills and experience match the ILTS mission and its current and future needs. Service on the ILTS council requires a considerable commitment of time and talent to advance the goals and objectives of the society. Nominations for ILTS Council are invited yearly in October / November. An announcement will be made in the ILTS newsletter.

There are no council seats available for 2019.

Council Applications for 2020 Elections will open October 1, 2019.