Transplant Conference: Directing the Future of Transplantation
Join us for a two-day conference featuring the UW Hospital and Clinics transplant program - internationally-recognized for its comprehensive solid organ transplant program, including kidney, simultaneous pancreas-kidney, solitary pancreas, liver, heart, lung and blood and bone marrow transplant - sharing its vision for the future of transplantation.
- Date: July 25-26, 2012
- Location: Health Sciences Learning Center, 750 Highland Ave., Madison | Map and directions
- Cost: $50 if received prior to June 30; $75 if received June 30 or later
- Registration: Register online at OptumHealth Education site
- Continuing Education Credit: OptumHealth Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- Accommodations: A discounted room rate at both the Madison Concourse and the Sheraton Madison Hotel is available to conference attendees. Contact the hotels directly to book a room.
Highlights for "Directing The Future of Transplantation" include:
- UW Hospital and Clinics Transplant Division Chief Dixon Kaufman discusses pancreas transplantation as treatment for diabetes on the morning of July 25.
- Dr. Walter Longo from UW Health's Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic talks about the decision-making processes when evaluating patients with Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas and relapsed Hodgkin's disease.
- UW Hospital and Clinics transplant physician Nilto C. De Oliveira speaks about lung transplant for Interstitial Lung Disease.
- UW Hospital and Clinics transplant physician Anthony M. D'Alessandro reviews 30 years of experience with donation after cardiac death.