About the Transplant Center

The Transplant Institute at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a major teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, has gained national recognition for our scientific contributions, our fellowship training programs, and our efforts to increase deceased and living organ donation.


Our Mission

To provide the highest quality transplantation services to patients and their families and to advance the quality of care through interdisciplinary and collaborative patient care, research and the training of future clinicians and scientists.

Our Vision

To be the most respected Transplant Institute in the country. We will continue to build an organization that patients, families and physicians will admire for our superior clinical outcomes, compassionate care, innovative research and commitment to teaching the next generation of clinicians and scientists. By serving patients today and engaging in research for tomorrow, we will continue as leaders in the field of transplantation.

Support Groups and Classes

Staff place high emphasis on educating patients and families about their disease, treatment, recovery, medications and much more. Team members are always available to answer questions. Patients also receive detailed transplant educational material that addresses all aspects of the transplant experience.