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The 2023 Kidney/Pancreas Transplant and Nephrology Symposium will provide a detailed overview of the kidney and kidney/pancreas transplant patient care continuum on Oct. 6, 2023.
The course will focus on advancing collaboration between community physicians, nurses, social workers, and dietitians who work together to promote health, wellness, and care coordination for the transplant patient population.
Refund of registration fees may be requested by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. or calling 714-456-6253. Cancellation requests received by September 1, 2023 will receive a full refund. Cancellations made after this date will be subject to a 75% cancellation fee.
In order to account for attendance and receive CME credit for participating, please click on the evaluation survey button below and complete the evaluation.
The evaluation link will close on Sunday, November 5, 2023, at 11:00pm
For questions or more information, please contact Heather Abrari at 714-456-6253 or email@example.com
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In addition, 6.5 CEU credits can be fulfilled, 4 hour live lecture CEU’s available for Licensed Clinical Social Workers and Registered Dietitians, 6.5 CEPTC’s offered for Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinators.
Full disclosure information from all those in control of content will be provided in advance of the activity.
Welcome and Introductions
Anne-Marie Lutrick, MSN, RN
Transplant Program Director, Division of Transplantation
Department of Surgery, UCI Health
New Diagnostic Tools in Transplant Nephrology
Uttam Reddy, MD
Associate Professor of Nephrology, Hypertension & Kidney Transplantation Department of Medicine, Medical Director of Kidney Transplant Program,UCI School of Medicine
The Highjacked Self and Learned Helplessness
Robin Worker, LCSW, PsyD
Transplant Social WorkerDivision of Transplantation, Department of SurgeryUCI Health
Waitlist Education for Patients and Providers
Kristen Ko, PHN, FNP-BC, CCTC
Nurse Practitioner & Clinical Transplant CoordinatorDivision of Transplantation, Department of SurgeryUCI Health
Advancing Living Kidney Donation at UCI: Collaborating with the National Kidney Registry
Robert R. Redfield III, MD, FACS
Chief, Division of Transplantation, UCI HealthProfessor, Division of TransplantationDepartment of Surgery, UCI School of Medicine
The Hero Acts; The Harms of Non-Donation
Joshua D. Mezrich, MD
Mark A. Fischer Chair, Division of TransplantationSurgical Director, Living Donor Kidney ProgramUniversity of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Question & Answer Session and Closing Remarks
*The remaining 2.5 hours of CMEs/CEUs/CEPTCs will be provided in the form of pre-recorded lectures listed below*
Simultaneous Kidney/Pancreas Transplant for Type II Diabetics (30mins)
Hirohito Ichii, MD, PhD, FACS
Professor, Division of TransplantationDepartment of SurgeryUCI School of Medicine
Health Literacy and Equity in Kidney Transplant(30mins)
Ekamol Tantisattamo, MD
Assistant Professor of Nephrology, Hypertension & Kidney Transplantation Department of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
What Families Need to Know About Kidney Transplant(30mins)
Antoney J. Ferrey, MD
Assistant Professor of Nephrology, Hypertension & Kidney TransplantationDepartment of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
Living Kidney Donation(30mins)
Fawaz Al Ammary, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Nephrology, Hypertension and TransplantationDepartment of Medicine, UCI School of Medicine
Transplant Nutrition in Evaluation(30mins)
Natalie Tia, MPH, RD, CSR, CCTD
Transplant Dietitian, Division of Transplantation
Department of Surgery, UCI Health
Transplant Financial Considerations(30mins)
Sandra Skirvin, Thanh Le and Jesse Jimenez
Transplant Financial Team, Division of TransplantationDepartment of Surgery, UCI Health
Growing a Kidney Paired Exchange Program
Shelia Alcantara, BSN, RN, CCTC and Andrea Brazao, BSN, RN, CCTC
Clinical Transplant Coordinator, Division of TransplantationDepartment of Surgery, UCI Health
PARKING: STUDENT CENTER PARKING STRUCTURE
Parking is available in the Student Center Parking Structure (SCPS), located on the corner of Pereira Drive and W Peltason Drive.
$30 In-person [FULL]
Virtual option registration will close on Thursday, October 5 at Noon. Registration is required to attend.
Heather Abrari, MSN, RN