Pancreas Group

Chair: Dr. Jeffrey Schiff

The Pancreas Group is a forum for health care professional across Canada with to discuss matters of common interest. This includes increasing deceased donor pancreas usage, improving data collection regarding pancreas transplantation in Canada, and facilitation of national sharing of pancreases where appropriate


  • Membership shall be comprised of health-care professionals who are members in good standing of the Canadian Society of Transplantation.
  • Professionals involved in organ and tissue donation with an interest in Pancreas Transplants (clinical, administrative, research, advocacy, professional and public education)
  • Members may be involved in either whole-organ pancreas transplant or islet cell transplant. This includes members with expertise in islet preparation for clinical or research use.

Become a member of the Pancreas Group of the CST:

1. If you are an existing CST Member, login to your CST Profile and update your CST Group preferences by selecting Pancreas or send an email  to be added as a member of the Pancreas Group

2. If you are a non-CST Member, Join the CST and upon registration indicate that you wish to be a member of the Pancreas Group.