Kidney Transplant & Dialysis Update 2013 – Agenda

Friday, September 13, 2013


Course Logistics

Agenda Registration
General Information Instructional Team


7:30 a.m. Breakfast and Registration
8 a.m. Welcome and Introductions Jason Schwartz, M.D., FACS
Miguel Vazquez, M.D., FASN
8:05 a.m. The “Access Center Effect”: Are Outcomes Related to the Center? Christine Hwang, M.D.
8:20 a.m. Selection is the Key to Success Ingemar Davidson, M.D.
8:35 a.m. The Cost of Transplant: Who Pays for What? Shan Varghese
9 a.m. Is Transplant an Appropriate Option for Your HIV-Positive Patient? Jason Schwartz, M.D., FACS
Suzanne Wada, M.D.
9:45 a.m. Break and Exhibits
10 a.m. Your Patient has a New Transplant: What can They Expect? April Morgan, LCSW
Roxanne Tattersall, R.N.
Sarah Wright, Pharm.D.
10:30 a.m. Pregnancy in the Post-Transplant Patient Rebecca Rojas, M.D
11 a.m. Ethical and Practical Issues with Organ Donation after Circulatory Death Juan Arenas, M.D.
Cindy Darnell, M.D.
Tom Mayo, J.D.
12 pm Lunch (Lunches avaliable to take to breakout sessions)
12:15 pm Breakout Sessions: Get to Know the UT Southwestern Faculty
12:45 pm The Tale of Two Joes Joe Griffin
Joe Whitley
1:15 pm Bariatric Surgery as a Bridge to Transplantation Michael Lee, M.D.
1:45 pm Case Presentations Jason Schwartz, M.D., FACS
Miguel Vazquez, M.D., FASN
2:45 pm Closing Remarks Jason Schwartz, M.D., FACS
Miguel Vazquez, M.D., FASN
3 pm Adjourn