Abstracts accepted for the 2020 Joint International Congress of ILTS, LICAGE and ELITA to be presented at the 2021 Congress.

The selection of abstracts for the 2020 Joint International Congress of ILTS, ELITA & LICAGE is valid for 2021:  Please note that the accepted abstracts will be presented during their respective sessions at the 2021 Congress, with possible changes in schedule.


Confirmation of your task

In fall of 2020, abstract authors will be contacted by the ILTS Abstract Team with the request to reconfirm their presentation assignment via a personal link or to indicate if they wish to withdraw their abstract and no longer take part in the 2021 Congress*.

*For authors who wish to withdraw their abstract, please contact our Abstract Team at abstracts@2021.ilts.org.

Abstract Category

    1. Anesthesia/Critical Care Medicine/Acute Liver Failure
    2. Basic Science/Translational Research
    3. Comorbidities, Infections, Complications
    4. Donation after Cardiac Death and Machine Perfusion
    5. Donor Selection Criteria/Patient Selection/Organ Allocation
    6. Immunosuppression and Tolerance Induction
    7. Living Donor Transplantation
    8. Malignancies
    9. Pediatrics
    10. Radiology/Interventional Radiology/Molecular Imaging
    11. Short and Long-term Patient and Allograft Outcomes
    12. Recurrence of Benign Diseases
    13. Surgical Videos for Technical Innovation


Assistance and Contact

For any questions regarding abstracts please contact the Scientific Secretariat at abstracts@2021.ilts.org.

After Submission


Notification of Acceptance

The corresponding author receives all correspondence concerning the abstract and is responsible for informing all co-authors of the status of the abstract.
Notifications of acceptance will be sent in the second half of February.
With the notification of acceptance, abstract presenters will be informed about the time and date of their presentation, and are asked to reconfirm their attendance.


Registration and Visa Requirements

The presenting author of an abstract must register for the Congress.

It is highly recommended to read the related information about your country’s visa regime before arranging your travel to Turkey. While some applicants may be exempt from visa for their touristic or business visit to Turkey, others can obtain an e-Visa. All other applicants will need to obtain a visa through Turkish Representations abroad.

More information about Turkey’s visa policies is available at www.mfa.gov.tr.


Publication of Abstracts

Accepted abstracts will be published in the Transplantation Journal and on the official ILTS website (accessible to ILTS members only).

Vanguard Case Presentations

Submission of Case Presentations for the 2020 Vanguard Grand Rounds is now closed. A selection has been made by the Vanguard Committee and the presenting authors are to confirm their case presentation in fall via a personal confirmation link.

For any questions regarding your abstract or case submission, please contact the ILTS 2020/2021 Abstract Team at abstracts@2021.ilts.org.