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Timely Topics in Transplantation

 

Timely Topics in Transplantation

 

Timely Topics in Transplantation webinars are the perfect opportunity to listen to a live presentation on a current issue and ask questions directly to the presenter. All webinars are available on demand after the live air date.

How to Resister for and View T3 Webinars - Click on the "REGISTER" or "VIEW ARCHIVE" buttons below and use the following instructions:
  • AST MEMBERS: T3 webinars are free for AST members. After clicking "REGISTER" or "VIEW ARCHIVE," simply log in with your AST username and password to register (or purchase the webinar recording) for free.
  • NON-MEMBERS: T3 webinars are $25. If you have an account on the AST website, click on "REGISTER" or "VIEW ARCHIVE" and sign in with those credentials. If you do not have an account with AST, create an account and proceed with the online registration or purchase (your account will not be an AST membership account; it is used to access AST content).

The Science of Substance Use Disorders in Clinical Transplantation

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT

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After participating in this webinar, the attendee will be able to:

  1. Describe the core concepts underlying the disease of addiction.
  2. Understand implications of prescription opioid use, benzodiazepine use, and cannabis use disorder before and after transplant on recipient outcomes, at the population-level.
  3. Identify the implications of prescription opioid use on living donor outcomes, at the population level.
  4. Understand the risks of relapse to substance use disorders and factors that may predict relapse risk.
  5. Discuss current controversies that relate to substance use and transplantation, including marijuana use and transplantation for acute alcoholic hepatitis.

Speakers:

  • Marian Fireman, MD • Professor of Psychiatry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
  • Krista Lentine, MD, PhD, FAST • Professor of Medicine, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO

Moderator:

  • Antú Segal, PsyD, ABPP • Senior Staff Clinical Health Psychologist, Henry Ford Health System; Detroit, MI
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AST would like to thank the Living Donor Community of Practice (LDCOP) and Pediatrics Community of Practice (PCOP) for recommending related topics to include as part of the T3 webinar series. Learn more about AST's COPs at www.myast.org/cops.

Management of Multidrug Resistant Organisms: Treatment and Prevention

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT

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Speakers:

  • Jonathan Hand, MD, FIDSA, FAST • Medical Director, Transplant Infectious Diseases, Ochsner Health, New Orleans, LA
  • Judith Anesi, MD, MSCE • Assistant Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Moderator:

  • Stephanie Pouch, MD, MS, FAST • Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
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AST would like to thank the Infectious Disease Community of Practice (IDCOP) for recommending this topic to include as part of the T3 webinar series. Learn more about AST's COPs at www.myast.org/cops.

Recognizing Burnout and Preventing Physician Suicide

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST

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Speakers:

  • Katherine Twombley, MD, FAAP, FAST • Professor of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • Michelle Jesse, MD, FAST • Clinical Health Psychologist, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI

Moderator:

  • Marwan Abouljoud, MD, FACS, CPE, MMM • Benson Ford Endowed Chair, Director, Henry Ford Transplant Institute, Detroit, MI
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AST would like to thank the Pediatrics Community of Practice (PCOP) for recommending this topic to include as part of the T3 webinar series, and the Psychosocial and Ethics Community of Practice (PSECOP) for providing additional planning and support for the session. Learn more about AST's COPs at www.myast.org/cops.

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