Optimizing Informed Consent Processes to Educate Donor and Recipient Candidates about Psychosocial Risks

Date: January 16, 2019

Time: 02:00PM - 03:00PM

You must be registered to participate!

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

  1. Outline elements of a meaningful informed consent process and content elements prescribed by the OPTN.
  2. Review psychosocial outcomes and risk factors for poor outcomes (psychological and financial) for transplant recipients and living donors.
  3. Describe best practices to promote understanding, including use of teach back, plain language, and culturally relevant approaches.

Speaker(s):
  • Rebecca Hays, MSW, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Moderator(s):
  • Jim Rodrigue, PhD, FAST, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School