Transplant Surgery overview
The Section advises the College on matters relating to
transplant surgery, education and training, post-fellowship
training and surgical standards and practice through the Board of
Surgical Education and Training, the Post-Fellowship Training
Committee and the Professional Standards Committee.
The Transplant Surgery Section works to participate in workforce
assessments to ensure the workforce for Transplant Surgery in
Australia and New Zealand is adequate.
The body also seeks to promote professional and community
awareness and acceptance of organ and tissue donation for
transplantation as well as promote research in the basic and
clinical sciences related to transplantation.
Scientific and education programs are run at the Annual
Scientific Congress (ASC).
Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand
Post Fellowship Education and
Organ Transplantation from Deceased Donors
Consensus Statement on Eligibility Criteria and Allocation
Surgical Technique for Deceased Donor Abdominal
Organ Procurement (PDF 336KB)
PFET Program in Transplantation Surgery
If you are interested in becoming a member, please forward your
details to the Secretariat.
The Section is governed by a Committee reporting to the RACS
Fellowship Services Committee.
Terms of Reference
Committee Chair - Mr Henry Pleass
Transplant Surgery Section Secretariat
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
College of Surgeons' Gardens
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia
Telephone: +61 3 9276 7407
Fax: +61 3 9276 7432