2018-2019 Webinars



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Respiratory Viral Infections in Lung Transplantation

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Respiratory Viral Infections in Lung Transplantation


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

  1. Describe the incidence and clinical impact of respiratory viruses (RVs) in lung transplant recipients (LTR).
  2. Explain the evidence linking RVI to chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD).
  3. List currently available and promising investigational therapies for: RSV, Influenza, and PIV.
  4. Discuss prevention strategies.

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Epigenetic Modifications of Immune Cells and their Importance for Alloimmunity

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Epigenetic Modifications of Immune Cells and their Importance for Alloimmunity


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

  • Describe an overview of genomic and epigenomic topics that are relevant to alloimmunity.
  • Define epigenetics, outline basic concepts and processes.
  • Outline examples of DNA methylation controlling T cell function.
  • Outline examples of histone modifications controlling T cell function.
  • Describe examples of epigenetic factors contributing to organ transplant rejection in rodent models.
  • Describe a clinical example of epigenetic drug targeting in allogenic bone marrow transplantation to alleviate GVHD.
  • Outline basic concepts in genomics and epigenomics.
  • Describe 3-dimensional regulatory architectures of inflammatory genes in T cells.
  • Discuss the use of 3D epigenomics to understand the basis of genetic susceptibility to inflammatory disease in humans.

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Standard: $25.00
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Achieving Immune Tolerance through Hematopoietic Mixed Chimerism in Deceased Donation

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Achieving Immune Tolerance through Hematopoietic Mixed Chimerism in Deceased Donation


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

  1. Explain the advantages of tolerance vs. immune suppression.
  2. Evaluate the overall status of clinical transplant tolerance and the protocols used in trials.
  3. Identify current limitations to immune tolerance protocols.
  4. Identify potential solutions through the use of organ and cell preservation technologies.
  5. Evaluate the protocols in trials and the overall status of clinical transplant tolerance.

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Standard: $25.00
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Family Planning in SOT

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Family Planning in SOT


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

  1. Discuss the effect of end organ disease and subsequent transplant on fertility in women.
  2. Review the safety and efficacy of hormonal contraceptive options in transplant recipients.
  3. Discuss pre-conception recommendations for transplant recipients, including timing and immunosuppression management.
  4. Review maternal and fetal outcome data in both transplant recipients and living organ donors.
  5. Provide resources for additional patient and provider education on reproductive health after transplantation. 

Moderator(s):
  • Monika Sarkar, MD, MAS, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
Speaker(s):
  • Lisa Coscia, RN, BSN, CCTC, Transplant Pregnancy Registry International
Standard: $25.00
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Significance, Identification and Treatment of Post-Thoracic Transplant Circulating Antibodies

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Significance, Identification and Treatment of Post-Thoracic Transplant Circulating Antibodies


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

  1. Describe the significance of post-transplant donor-specific antibodies (DSA) in the lung transplant recipients.
  2. Discuss techniques used to identify post-transplant DSA in lung transplant recipients.
  3. Describe possible therapeutic options used in a lung transplant recipient with DSA.

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Standard: $25.00
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Transplant Metrics - Should we enforce or rewrite the final rule? 

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Transplant Metrics - Should we enforce or rewrite the final rule? 


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

  • To understand the current system for identifying transplant center performance under the Final Rule.
  • To evaluate the current evidence of the effects of the Final rule in the field of transplantation
  • To consider the benefits and limitations of revising the Final rule

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Standard: $25.00
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Psychosocial aspects of transition of the newly adult, new patient

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Psychosocial aspects of transition of the newly adult, new patient


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

  1. Discuss the effect of end organ disease and subsequent transplant on fertility in women.
  2. Review the safety and efficacy of hormonal contraceptive options in transplant recipients.
  3. Discuss pre-conception recommendations for transplant recipients, including timing and immunosuppression management.
  4. Review maternal and fetal outcome data in both transplant recipients and living organ donors.
  5. Provide resources for additional patient and provider education on reproductive health after transplantation. 

Moderator(s): Speaker(s):
Standard: $25.00
Members: $0.00

Building blocks of a transplant QAPI plan

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Building blocks of a transplant QAPI plan


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

  1. Identify the purpose of a QAPI Plan designed for transplant teams.
  2. Discuss the relationship between the transplant QAPI Plan and the hospital QAPI Plan
  3. Describe key concepts to include in a transplant QAPI Plan
  4. Identify resources available to transplant personnel when writing a comprehensive quality plan.

Speaker(s):
  • Linda Ohler, MSN, RN, CCTC, FAAN, FAST, New York University Langone Transplant Institute
Moderator(s):
Standard: $25.00
Members: $0.00

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

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


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):
Standard: $25.00
Members: $0.00

Which Live Donor Kidney is Better?

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Which Live Donor Kidney is Better?


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

  1. Identify potential benefits and hazards of “grading” living donors for the transplant candidate
  2. Understand useful applications and limitations of living donor risk calculators
  3. Identify appropriate scenarios in which to consider alternative living donors, with a focus on paired exchange

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Standard: $25.00
Members: $0.00
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