THE MID-STATE SATA MEETING
This SATA regional meeting is a virtual meeting designed to provide a multi-disciplinary review of the latest updates on a variety of preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative critical care management topics for abdominal and thoracic transplant patients.
Transplant Anesthesiologists, Intensivists, Transplant Surgeons, Residents, Fellows, and Medical Students.
- Describe different surgical techniques for living liver donors
- Discuss analgesic options for living liver donors
- Assess when combined cardiac surgery and liver transplant is an appropriate option
- Explain uses of ECMO in transplant patients
- Discuss the evaluation of potential kidney transplant recipients with pulmonary hypertension
- Examine ethical considerations in transplantation
- Compare and contrast the use of blood products versus factor concentrates
Program organizing institutions (Program committee members):
- University of Cincinnati (Courtney Jones, MD) – Program Chair
- University of Michigan (Sathish Kumar, MD) – Senior Chair Mid-State Meeting
- University of Pittsburgh (Harikesh Subramanian, MBBS)
- Ohio State University (Antolin Flores, MD)
- Cleveland Clinic Foundation Lerner College of Medicine (Jacek Cywinski, MD)
- Thomas Jefferson University (Uzung Yoon, MD)
- UPMC (Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA) – CME
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.
The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:
- Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA: Haemonetics Inc. (Research Grant)
- Sathish Kumar, MD: Hemosonics Inc (Grant/Research Support)
No other members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and SATA. The University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Health care Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 4.00 Attendance