Timely Topics in Transplantation Webinar Series

May 01, 2019


Speaker: Francis Pagani, MD, PhD • University of Michigan
Moderator: David Baran, MD • Sentara Heart Hospital

April 17, 2019


Speaker: Pamala Jacobson, PharmD • Univ of MN College of Pharmacy
Moderator: Cyrine Haidar, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

March 20, 2019


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:

  1. Construct an evidence-based plan for the assessment of cardiovascular risk in the liver transplant candidate.
  2. Explain the diagnostic criteria for portopulmonary hypertension, treatment strategies to improve liver transplant candidacy and intraoperative management considerations.
  3. Discuss management approaches for the leading perioperative cardiovascular complications (e.g., atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure and stroke) in liver transplant recipients.
February 20, 2019


Speaker: Peter Reese, MD, MSCE • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Moderator: Didier Mandelbrot, MD • UWHealth

January 16, 2019


Speaker: Rebecca Hays, MSW, APSW • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Moderator: Jim Rodrigue, PhD • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

December 12, 2018


Speaker: Linda Ohler, MSN, RN, CCTC, FAAN, FAST • New York University Langone Transplant Institute
Moderator: Marian O'Rourke, RN, BSN, CCTC • Jackson Memorial Hospital

November 28, 2018


Speaker: Beverly Kosmach-Park, DNP, RN, FAAN • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Moderator: Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

November 14, 2018


Speaker: Jesse Schold, PhD, M.Stat, M.Ed • Cleveland Clinic
Moderator: Anil Chandraker, MD, FAST, FRCP • Brigham and Women's Hospital

October 31, 2018


Ramsey Hachem, MD • Washington University School of Medicine
Deborah Jo Levine, MD • University of Texas Health Science Center

Moderator: Sangeeta Bhorade, MD • Northwestern University

October 10, 2018


Speaker: Lisa Coscia, RN, BSN, CCTC • Transplant Pregnancy Registry International
Moderator: Monika Sarkar, MD, MAS • University of California, San Francisco