Deierhoi Hanaway 10001Two Alabamians Push UAB Hopsital Past Milestone of 10,000 Kidney Transplants

Little more than a week ago, Daniel Adams donated a kidney to his brother, Tony, marking the 10,001st kidney transplant to be performed in UAB Hospital since 1968, when the program began.  Daniel, a UAB employee, was able to use the university's new paid-leave benefit for living donors. Read More...

Our Mission

From performance of its first transplant in 1968 through implementation of the new ECMO program for lung transplant candidates and ABO- and HLA-incompatible kidney transplantation (both landmark advances realized in 2013), UAB has a rich tradition in solid organ transplantation.  The Comprehensive Transplant Institute, established in 2011, is a product of the culture of excellence that permeates transplantation at UAB, promoting state-of-the-art care and research across all organ systems.

Comprehensive Transplant Institute Grand Rounds

Donate Life flag clinic2The Comprehensive Transplant Institute Grand Rounds will take place on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 1:00 pm in the Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium located at 620 19th Street South.  Our special guest speaker will be Dr. Sharon Hunt from Stanford University.  Click here to view the CTI Grand Rounds flyer.

The CTI Grand Rounds is intended to target all professionals involved in heart, kidney, liver, lung, and pancreas transplantation medicine and surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  Click here for the schedule.