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August 06, 2018

"Marginal donors: who should receive these kidneys?" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: John J. Friedewald, MD, FAST, Northwestern University

August 06, 2018

"Drug-Drug interactions and immunosuppression" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Steve Gabardi, PharmD, BCPS, FAST, FCCP

August 06, 2018

"Chronic lung allograft dysfunction: Where are we now?" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Allan Glanville, MBBS, MD, FRACP, St. Vincent's Hospital

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August 06, 2018

"Predicting heart rejection: Will we ever get past biopsies?" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Shelley Hall, MD, FAST, Baylor University Medical Center - Dallas

February 25, 2017

"New UNOS donor heart allocation proposal" was recorded at CEoT 2017 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Maryjane Farr, MD, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

February 25, 2017

"Desensitization for the patient awaiting organ transplantation - what makes sense" was recorded at CEoT 2017 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Stanley Jordan, MD, FASN, FAST, Cedars Sinai Medical Center

February 25, 2017

"What is the calculated PRA and what are its implications and pitfalls" was recorded at CEoT 2017 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Kathryn Tinckam, MD, MMSc, FRCPC, University Health Network Toronto

June 13, 2016

"Overview of Clinical HLA Principles and Virtual Crossmatch" was recorded at ATC 2016 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

After listening, the learner will be able to: 1. Describe HLA typing and solid phase assays in solid organ transplantation, 2. Explain panel reactive antibody and T and B flow crossmatch, 3. Describe how virtual crossmatch works to assess donor and recipient compatibility.

Speaker: Howard Gebel, PhD, D(ABHI), Emory University Hospital

June 13, 2016

"Opportunistic Transplant Infections" was recorded at ATC 2016 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

After listening, the learner will be able to: 1. Describe the main infections (bacterial, viral, fungal, other) that occur in transplant recipients, 2. Explain the timeline of risk for specific infections, 3. Discuss the initial anti-infective prophylaxis strategies commonly used.

Speaker: Atul Humar, MD, Toronto General Hospital

June 13, 2016

"Pregnancy and Organ Transplantation" was recorded at ATC 2016 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

After listening, the learner will be able to: 1. Discuss the optimal timing of pregnancy after transplant and the potential fetal and maternal risks, 2. Describe changes to immunosuppression to be considered before and during pregnancy, 3. Identify key principles in the management of a pregnant transplant recipient.

Speaker: Dianne McKay, MD, University of California San Diego

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