Outreach Committee

The Outreach Committee oversees all phases of the Outreach Program. This includes reviewing and evaluating applications, performing onsite needs assessments, and working with selected centers to further develop their programs.
Committee Members
Chair Raymond Reding Brussels, Belgium
Council Liaison Mignon McCulloch Cape Town, SA
Member Christine Hwang Dallas, USA
Member Hanh Vo Omaha, USA
Member Evelyn Hsu Seattle, USA
Member Mara Medeiros Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico
Member Priya Pais Bangalore, India
Member JoAnn Morey Boston, USA
Member Maria Amalia Matamoros San Jose, Costa Rica
Member Yaron Avitzur Toronto, Canada
Member Helen Currier Houston, USA
Member Amrita Dosanjh San Diego, USA
Member Megan Adams Denver, USA
Ex-Officio Fiona Mackie Sydney, Australia
2017-2019 Initiatives
  • Committee review of mission and purpose of the Committee as well as a current overview of current projects and application for a new RFA
  • Review the status of the two most recently completed outreach trips to Sri Lanka and South Africa and determine next steps for these program participants
  • Provide a plan to IPTA Council for a new call for applications
  • Develop partnerships with other societies who may co-sponsor sister-program agreements
  • Update outcomes assessment of Outreach program sites
  • Update status and activity of all previous Outreach program sites
Outreach Program - 2024
IPTA is delighted to announce that applications for the 2024 Outreach Program are now open. The mission of the IPTA Outreach Committee is to facilitate access for children with end-stage organ failure to safe, ethical, and high-quality solid organ transplantation worldwide, particularly in less medically developed areas. Outreach Committee tools to achieve this mission include the Outreach Program for support of individual centers, as well as developing Outreach Projects with a broader scope.



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