Greetings from TSS 2020 Beijing! On behalf of the Organ Transplantation Branch of Cross-Straits Medicine Exchange Association, China Organ Transplantation Development Foundation, Beijing Medical Association and Capital Medical University Beijing Chaoyang Hospital, it is our immense pleasure to invite all of you for the Transplantation Scientific Symposium (TSS) 2020, to be held from 20th – 21st Nov 2020 in Beijing.
Beijing is a historic city and the capital of China, it has been the heart of China’s history for centuries. There is scarcely a major building, of any age, in Beijing that does not have at least some national historical significance. The city is renowned for its opulent palaces, temples, and huge stone walls and gates. Its art treasures and universities have long made it a center of culture and art in China. Beijing has been the capital for over 2500 years. It was the capital continuously for 500 years during Liao, Jin, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties. It became the capital again after the founding of the People’s Republic of China, in 1949. We have confidence that you will be charmed by this beautiful, historical and cultural city, as soon as you arrived Beijing.
The Transplantation Science Symposium (TSS) is an authoritative, cooperative academic conference by The Transplantation Society (TTS). TSS is held every 2 years by the Asian countries and regions. The TSS 2020 Beijing will be the third TSS and the previous two congresses were held in Tokyo (2016), Taipei (2018), which will also be the first international academic congress held by TTS in China. Obviously, this congress will greatly promote the development of organ transplantation. The symposium is composed of educational courses and academic presentations, specifically for young professionals focusing on basic knowledge, newly developed ideas and practices in solid organ transplantation and related fields, including: transplant immunology, transplant infection, transplant pharmacy, transplant ethics, organ donation, and transplant surgery, academic presentations, mainly from the attendees. Invited speakers from both national and international faculties, will share their knowledge and expertise in the field of organ transplantation. Undoubtedly, it will be a great conference, the expected number of attendees will be 400 or more.
Once again, we extend our cordial welcome to all of you and look forward to your active participation in TSS 2020 and we hope you enjoy the exciting atmosphere in Beijing.
We look forward to welcoming you at the conference.
Prof. Bingyi Shi
President of TSS 2020
Prof. Xiaodong Zhang
Executive Chairman of TSS 2020
Conference Organization Committee