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Conference Interviews: Rita Alloway, PharmD, FCCP, Valeria R. Mas, MS, PhD, and Todd E. Pesavento, MD
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Jun 17, 2016 - Jun 16, 2017

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 
Cincinnati, OH 


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 
Charlottesville, Virginia 


Todd E. Pesavento, MD 
Medical Director 
Solid Organ Transplant Program 
Ohio State University 
Wexner Medical Center 
Columbus, OH

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.

Please click here to register. 

Physicians 
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Physician Assistants 
NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. 

Pharmacy 
AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. 
AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare approves this knowledge- based activity for 0.5 contact hour(s) (0.050 CEUs). UAN 0077-0000-16-071-H04-P. Initial Release Date: June 17, 2016. 

Nursing 
AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is awarded 0.5 Contact Hours. 

Nurse Practitioners 
AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider Number: 030803. This program is accredited for 0.5 contact hour(s) which includes 0 hour(s) of pharmacology. Program ID #21633-15. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standard