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.
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Building Blocks of a Transplant QAPI Plan
Speaker: Linda Ohler, MSN, RN, CCTC, FAAN, FAST • New York University Langone Transplant Institute
Moderator: Marian O'Rourke, RN, BSN, CCTC • Jackson Memorial Hospital
Optimizing Informed Consent to Inform Donors and Recipients about Possible Psychological and Financial Risks
Speaker: Rebecca Hays, MSW, APSW • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Moderator: Jim Rodrigue, PhD • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Which Live Donor Kidney is Better?
Peter Reese, MD, MSCE • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
John Gill, MD, MS, FAST • University of British Columbia
Moderator: Didier Mandelbrot, MD • UWHealth
Case-Based Multidisciplinary Approach to Cardiac and Pulmonary Vascular Disease Risk Assessment in Liver Transplantation
Lisa VanWagner, MD, MSc • Northwestern Medicine
Marina Serper, MD, MS • University of Pennsylvania
Christopher Darling, DO • University of Wisconsin
Moderator: Shelley Hall, MD • Baylor University Medical Center - Dallas
After participating in this webinar, the learner will be able to:
- Construct an evidence-based plan for the assessment of cardiovascular risk in the liver transplant candidate.
- Explain the diagnostic criteria for portopulmonary hypertension, treatment strategies to improve liver transplant candidacy and intraoperative management considerations.
- Discuss management approaches for the leading perioperative cardiovascular complications (e.g., atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure and stroke) in liver transplant recipients.
Speaker: Pamala Jacobson, PharmD • Univ of MN College of Pharmacy
Moderator: Cyrine Haidar, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Short Term Support for Failing Patients: Role of VV and VA ECMO
Speaker: Francis Pagani, MD, PhD • University of Michigan
Moderator: David Baran, MD • Sentara Heart Hospital
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