The Evidence in Transplantation (EVIT) Course

This course is the result of the collaboration between the Centre for Evidence in Transplantation and the European Society for Organ Transplantation (ESOT). Now in its eighth year, this two-day course is aimed at young professionals actively involved in organ and tissue transplantation who want to increase their skills in evidence-based decision-making.

Course Content

The course consists of lectures and small group sessions. It will covers clinical research methods needed to study the effectiveness of therapeutic procedures in organ transplantation, including:

  • Clinical trial design and interpretation
  • Literature searching
  • Literature appraisal
  • Systematic review and meta-analysis

Date and Venue

The eighth EVIT course will be held at the Royal College of Surgeons in London on the 8th and 9th April 2016.

How to Apply

The Course is open to all members (or potential members) of the European Society for Organ Transplantation. Online registration is available via the ESOT website.

Registration fee is:

  • ESOT Members: € 400
  • Non ESOT Members & Industry: € 600

The registration fee includes:

  • Meeting facilities
  • Meals according to the programme
  • Networking evenings
  • Course material (i.e. syllabus)
  • Certificate of attendance
  • ESOT credits valid for EACCME and UEMS

Registration fee does not include:

  • Hotel accommodation *
  • Travel and transportation

Arrival on Thursday evening will be essential.

* Course participants can stay the two nights of Thursday and Friday at the Royal College of Surgeons of England for a preferred rate, including breakfast.

For accommodation reservations or further information on the course, please contact Ms Katriona O’Donoghue ([email protected]).