Emory Transplant Center's Noon Symposium: 2009 Archive

The Transplant Center Seminar Series held in the Emory University School of Medicine Building, Room 110 is attended by transplant surgeons, internists, fellows, residents and nurses. In addition it is open to all School of Medicine faculty. This is a CME accredited program.

Date

Speaker

Talk Topic

Jan 14th, 2009

E. Steve Woodle, MD
Professor of Surgery,
Chief, Division of Transplantation
University of Cincinnati

"New Strategies and Therapeutic Advances in Renal Transplantation:  A Best Practices Program for Improved Patient Outcomes"

Jan 21st, 2009

Kenneth E. Kokko, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine & Surgery
Division of Transplant Nephrology
Emory University School of Medicine

"Polyoma"

Jan 28th, 2009

Adam W. Bingaman, MD., PhD
Director, Incompatible Kidney Transplant Program
Texas Transplant Institute

"Utilization of HLA Antibody Identification Techniques to improve access to Kidney Transplantation"

Feb 4th, 2009

Gregory J. Gores, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chair, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Departments
Mayo Clinic Transplant Center
Rochester, MN

"Cholangiocarcinoma, an update"

Feb 25th, 2009

Kenneth A. Newell, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery
Director, Living Donor Kidney Program
Emory Transplant Center
Emory University School of Medicine

"An Update on Living Donor Kidney Transplantation"

March 4th,2009

Thomas G. Heffron, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Pediatric Liver Transplantation
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston

"Update on Pediatric Liver Transplantation"

March 11th, 2009

Christopher B. Hughes, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Liver Transplantation
Emory University School of Medicine

"Playing by the Rules:  The Legalities of Transplantation"

March 18th, 2009

John F. Sweeney, MD, FACS
W. Dean Warren Distinguished Chair in Surgery
Chief, General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine

"Bariatric Indications & Outcomes"

March 25th, 2009

Antonio Guasch, MD
Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Kidney Transplant Program
Emory University School of Medicine

"Long-term Management of the renal Transplant Recipient"

April 1, 2009

Sharon Graves, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Transplant Nephrology
Emory University School of Medicine

"Bone Disease in the Renal Transplant Recipient"

Sept 16, 2009

G. Marshall Lyon, III, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Emory University School of Medicine

"HIV and Transplantation: What Have We Learned and Where are We Going?"

Sept 30th, 2009

Arlene Chapman, MD
Professor of Medicine
Assistant Fellowship Program Director Renal Division
Co-Principal Investigator Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Program Director, Clinical Interactions Network
Emory University School of Medicine

"mTOR Pathway in ADPKD: Potential for new Therapeutics"

Oct 7th, 2009

Alton, B. Farris, III, MD
Assistant Professor
Emory University Department of Pathology
Emory University Hospital

"Chronic Humoral Renal Allograft Rejection: Concepts and Challenges"

Oct 14th, 2009

Fiona O. Zwald, MD
Assistant Professor Dermatology
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine

"Transplant Dermatology: Current Challenges"

Oct 21st, 2009

Helen Triemer, PharmD
Clinical Coordinator
Renal/Pancreas Transplant
Emory University Hospital

Erika Meredith, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist,
Renal/Pancreas Transplant
Emory University Hospital

 

"Treatment Options of Antibody Mediated Rejection (AMR) in Renal Transplant Patients"

Oct 28th, 2009

Seth Force, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director of Lung Transplantation
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine

 

"The Artificial Lung.  Past, Present and....Future?"

Nov 4th, 2009

Steven I. Hanish, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Liver Transplant
Emory University School of Medicine

"Simultaneous liver/kidney transplantation:  A hepatocentric viewpoint"

Nov 18th, 2009

Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Nephrology
Emory Healthcare & Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

"Examining Racial Disparities in Kidney Transplantation in Adults and Children"

Dec 2nd, 2009

Winston Hewitt, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Liver Transplant
Emory University School of Medicine

"Artificial Liver Support"

Dec 16th, 2009

Howard Gebel, PhD
Co-Director Histocompatibility Laboratory
Emory University Hospital 

Robert Bray, PhD
Co-Director Histocompatibility Laboratory
Emory University Hospital

"The Emory Algorithm Revisited"