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8th Annual Liver Transplantation Symposium


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8th Annual Liver Transplantation Symposium

  1. 1. THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY Nonprofit Org.PENN STATE MILTON S. HERSHEY MEDICAL CENTER U.S. PostageDEPARTMENT OF CONTINUING EDUCATION G220 PAIDP.O. BOX 851 PA State UniversityHERSHEY, PA 17033-0851 M.S. Hershey Med. Ctr.Visit our website: f e f e The Hotel Hershey L iver e Penn State College of Medicine A continuing education service of f Hershey, Pennsylvania e Transplant Series Eighth Annual e S ymposium Penn State Hershey e Saturday, December 1, 2012 f T ransplantation
  2. 2. Overview FeeThis conference is designed to provide updated The cost for this program is $35 per person. The feeinformation about liver transplantation, including pre- includes the cost of instruction, lunch, and breakand post-transplant considerations. refreshments. You can pay for your registration by check, request Audience to bill employer, or VISA, MasterCard, or AmericanGastroenterologists, hepatologists, physicians in the Express.primary care setting with patients who have liverfailure or are transplant recipients, nurses, nurse Registrationpractitioners, and physician assistants may all benefit Register online, by fax, or by mail. Registrations willfrom attendance. be confirmed by e-mail upon receipt of payment, authorization to bill, or a credit card guarantee. If you Credit do not receive confirmation from Penn State withinPenn State College of Medicine is accredited by two weeks, phone Continuing Education at 717-531-the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical 6483 to confirm your registration. Walk-ins and lateEducation to provide continuing medical education for registrations can be accepted only if space is available.physicians.Penn State College of Medicine designates this live Cancellation Policyactivity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 No refunds will be made for cancellations receivedCredit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit after November 23, 2012. Substitutes are accepted atcommensurate with the extent of their participation in any time.the activity. The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone5.2 contact hours awarded. any course because of insufficient enrollment or otherPenn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Nursing unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled orEducation and Professional Development is an postponed, the University will refund registration feesapproved provider of continuing nursing education but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, orby the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited expenses. Preregistered participants will be notified if aapprover by the American Nurses Credentialing program is filled or canceled.Center’s Commission on Accreditation.Penn State has approved this program for 0.5 AccessContinuing Education Units (CEUs). Penn State encourages persons with disabilities toIt is our policy to ensure balance, independence, participate in its programs and activities. If youobjectivity, and scientific rigor in all of our sponsored anticipate needing any type of special accommodationeducational programs. Faculty and course directors or have questions about the physical access provided,have disclosed relevant financial relationships with please contact Continuing Education at least one weekcommercial companies, and Penn State has a process in advance of your participation or place to resolve any conflict of interest. Completefaculty disclosure will be provided to program Accommodationsparticipants at the beginning of the activity. Accommodations are the responsibility of the participant. A list of lodging in the Hershey area is available on request or online at pennstatehershey. org/web/guest/patientcare/patientvisitorinformation/ lodging.
  3. 3. Program 11:45 Dealing with Hepatitis B: Before and After Liver TransplantationNOTE: The bulleted items found in the program are Ian R. Schreibman, MD*the learner objectives for the session. Associate Professor of Medicine, Division8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast/Final Registration of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Associate Fellowship Director9:00 Welcome and Introductions • Illustrate the importance of controlling Thomas J. McGarrity, MD* the hepatitis B virus prior to Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of transplantation Gastroenterology and Hepatology • Describe the current interventions, in9:15 Exceptional Indications for Liver particular hepatitis B immunoglobulin, Transplantation used to treat hepatitis B both pre- and Thomas R. Riley III, MD* post-transplant Professor of Medicine, Division of • Distinguish between oral agents and Gastroenterology and Hepatology pegylated interferon in the treatment of Medical Director, Liver Transplantation HBV • Discuss the standard allocation process 12:30 p.m. Lunch/Visit Exhibits • Describe the standard exception allocation process 1:30 Portopulmonary Hypertension • Recognize the appeal process for granting Dmitri Bezinover, MD, PhD* nonstandard exception points Associate Professor of Anesthesiology Director of Quality Improvement10:00 Why Spare the Kidney in Liver • Define portopulmonary hypertension Transplantation? • Discuss the diagnosis and management of Zakiyah Kadry, MD, FACS* portopulmonary hypertension Professor of Surgery; Chief, Division of Transplantation 2:15 Hepatopulmonary Syndrome Surgical Director, Liver Transplantation Fuat H. Saner, MD • Analyze and discuss the negative impact Professor for Intensive Care of renal failure on liver transplant Department of General, Visceral, and outcomes Transplant Surgery • Describe the advantages of and need for University of Essen renal sparing immunosuppression in liver Essen, Germany transplantation • Describe the management of patients with hepatopulmonary syndrome10:45 Morning Break/Visit Exhibits 3:00 Afternoon Break/Visit Exhibits11:00 PATIENT DISCUSSION PANEL Patient Experience as Exceptions to 3:15 Liver Organ Procurement Liver Transplantation Tadahiro Uemura, MD, PhD* Facilitated by: Thomas R. Riley III, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of and Zakiyah Kadry, MD, FACS* Transplantation • Discuss the patient-liver-related • Discuss type of donors, evaluation of complications not included in the MELD donor organs, and procedure of organ score and the need for MELD exceptions procurement on the waiting list 4:00 Program Wrap-Up and Evaluation/ Adjournment* Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania
  4. 4. Planning Committee PENN STATE HERSHEY TRANSPLANT SERIES f 8th Annual Liver Transplantation SymposiumfZakiyah Kadry, MD, FACS, Chair December 1, 2012 • E5035-13-Y eDmitri Bezinover, MD, PhDThomas R. Riley III, MD e Register online, by fax, or by mail. If you do not receive aIan Schreibman, MD confirmation from Penn State at your home address within two weeks, call 717-531-6483 to confirm. Walk-ins and lateRiaz Ali Shah, MD registrations can be accepted only if space is available. PleaseTadahiro Uemura, MD, PhD provide both daytime and evening phone numbers so we canAllison Altland, BSN contact you should last-minute changes occur.Tara Flannery, CRNP ffKimberly Smith, BS Name (first name, M.I., last name) Degree(s)/CredentialsTracy Valania, PharmD E-mail (Print legibly. Used for confirmation, registration status, and Stay and Play program materials.)Why not stay and explore Hershey in December? Home Address male  femaleAttractions include HersheyPark Christmas Candylane,Hershey Sweet Lights, HersheyPark ZooAmerica, City State Zip Codethe Antique Automobile Club of America Museum,Hershey’s Chocolate World Breakfast with Santa, and Daytime Phone Evening Phone Fax Numberthe Spa at The Hotel Hershey. At the Hershey Theatrethe kids will love “Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Hospital or Organization Specialty/Position Best LIVE Tour Ever!” For amateur theater buffs, theHershey Area Playhouse is performing the holiday Street Address (HMC/COM employees—provide dept. name/mail code)musical “The Littlest Angel.” At The Hershey Lodgeyou can catch “Christmas in Chocolate Town, A City State Zip CodeHoliday Dinner Musical,” and at The Hershey Storymuseum, enjoy the German holiday tradition of Special Needs (dietary, access, etc.)Christkindlmarkt Holiday Market and Festival. Formore information, go to The cost for the program is $35 per person. Indicate method of payment: Check enclosed payable to Penn State. For More Information or to Register Bill sponsoring organization. Attach a letter of authorization. Online  f  f  f ■  Fee for HMC/COM employee, same as above—bill department f budget. Cost center/budget #: ____________________________•  Call: 717-531-6483    ■  Charge my ■ VISA ■ MasterCard or ■ AMEX•  E-mail:•  Register on Web: Account Number Exp. Date Cardholder’s SignatureThis publication is available in alternative media on request. Register Online: Pennsylvania State University is committed to the policy that all persons shall Mail to: Registrar fehave equal access to programs, facilities, admission, and employment without regard Penn State Hershey Continuing Education, G220to personal characteristics not related to ability, performance, or qualifications asdetermined by University policy or by state or federal authorities. It is the policy of P Box 851 .O.the University to maintain an academic and work environment free of discrimination, Hershey, PA 17033 including harassment. The Pennsylvania State University prohibits discrimination andharassment against any person because of age, ancestry, color, disability or handicap, Phone: 717-531-6483 genetic information, national origin, race, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, or veteran status. Discrimination or harassment against faculty, staff, Fax to:  717-531-5604 or students will not be tolerated at The Pennsylvania State University. Direct allinquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policy to the Affirmative Action Director,The Pennsylvania State University, 328 Boucke Building, University Park PA 16802-5901; Tel. 814-865-4700/V, 814-863-0471/TTY. U.Ed. MED 13-013 beeb