Mission Statement

ITNS is committed to the promotion of excellence in transplant clinical nursing through the provision of educational and professional growth opportunities, interdisciplinary networking and collaborative activities, and transplant nursing research.


  • Provide a network for communication among professional nurses with a focus and commitment to transplantation.
  • Provide a means of continuing education for professional nurses with a focus in transplant nursing.
  • Examine new trends in transplantation affecting patient care and the role of the transplant nurse.
  • Promote and support research in transplant nursing.
  • Distribute the results of scientific investigations among professionals interested in transplantation.
  • Foster an awareness of ongoing ethical considerations in procurement, donation, and recipient awareness.
  • Ensure the accomplishment of the proper and lawful purposes and objectives of the Society.