Dr. Curtis Cetrulo

President, ISVCA
Harvard Medical School,
United States

Save the Date for ISVCA 2023!

Los Angeles, California, USA | December 1-2

We look forward to the 2023 Meeting of the International Society of Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation - “The Next Era of VCA: Decisions and Dilemmas” at Sofitel Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, December 1-2, 2023.
The conference will consist of a packed 2-day agenda with the world’s leaders in reconstructive transplantation (the transplantation of hand, face, genitourinary tissue, uterus or abdominal wall). Sponsored by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, the newest presence in VCA research and practice, our key focuses for this event are:
  • Translational Science Advances
  • Clinical Science
  • World Regional Updates
  • Network Potential - National and International

We look forward to seeing you in beautiful Los Angeles, California.

Book Your Room Today!
Sofitel - Beverly Hills

The Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills is a luxury urban resort hotel & spa featuring a rooftop pool, an outdoor garden patio and a trendy bar with craft cocktails, delicious bar bites and famous daily entertainment from Jazz to Salsa. Ideally located across of the street of L.A. largest shopping mall the Beverly Center, within 2mi. of Rodeo Dr, Sunset Blvd, the Grove & the Academy Museum.

8555 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA, 90048

Location/Room Reservations:

  1. Follow the link: www.sofitel-los-angeles.com
  2. Select Your Dates
  3. Enter pref code: CSBI23

Guest Rooms: We are recommending all guests drive in for this event. If you do require a guest room details are below. All guest room fees are at individual expense.

Preliminary Program
DAY 1: Friday, December 1, 2023

Novel Technologies in VCA I
Novel Technologies in VCA II

Hand Transplantation in India
Current Approaches to Bilateral Hand Transplantation
Operative Strategies and Functional Analysis
Pediatric Hand Transplantation

State of the Art of Uterus Transplantation
VCA for Gender Affirmation
Penile Transplantation
Eye Transplantation
Immunosupression Complications and Cancer Screening in VCA
Novel Immunosupression Regimens in Solid Organ Transplantation

DAY 2: Saturday, December 2, 2023

The Face: To Reconstruct or Transplant?
Transplantation of The Face: Where Do We Stand?

The Future of the VCA Registry

Trainee Abstract Session 2

VCA Clinical Regional Updates: U.S., Europe, Asia, South America
Multicenter Studies for VCA

The Transplant Infectious Disease Section (TID) has prepared a new update and guidance on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCov) for transplant ID clinicians.


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International Society of Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation
International Headquarters
740 Notre-Dame Ouest
Suite 1245
Montréal, QC, H3C 3X6