This educational activity comprises virtual attendance for 2016 American Transplant Conference with a focus on new research on CNIs and immunosuppressive therapy post transplant. The activity includes interviews with key opinion leaders conducted onsite to share highlights from this year's meeting and summaries of relevant sessions and posters presented at the 2016 ATC.
Rita Alloway, PharmD, FCCP
Research Professor of Medicine
Director of Transplant Clinical Research
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Valeria R. Mas, MS, PhD
Associate Professor Research Surgery, Department of Surgery
Director, Translational Genomics Transplant Laboratory
Nephrology Division, Internal Medicine
Center for Immunity, Inflammation and Regenerative Medicine
University of Virginia
Todd E. Pesavento, MD
Solid Organ Transplant Program
Ohio State University
Wexner Medical Center
Upon completion of the educational activity, participants should be able to:
Summarize the key new data and clinical findings around the use of CNIs post-transplant
Demonstrate knowledge of potential emerging trends in renal transplant, specifically biomarkers as scientific tools and therapeutic approaches to immunosuppression
Correlate the relationship between CNIs and donor-specific antibodies (DSAs) in transplant rejection
This activity is intended for nephrologists, transplant surgeons, general internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals with a focus on kidney transplants.
There is no schedule for this activity.
There is no fee to register for this activity.
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