SATA WEST COAST LIVER TRANSPLANT ANESTHESIA MEETING

December 11, 2021

This SATA regional meeting is a virtual meeting that has been designed to provide a broad spectrum of clinicians a review of the latest updates on a variety of intra-operative and critical care management topics in Liver Transplant Anesthesia.

Target Audience

Specialists working in organ transplantation (e.g., transplant anesthesiologists, intensivists, transplant surgeons, other transplant medicine specialists, and CRNAs) and trainees (e.g., residents, fellows; medical students, nursing students).

Learning Objectives

  1. To understand the concept of transfusion free liver transplantation and its limitations.
  2. To understand the concept of Extended Criteria Donors (ECD) in liver transplantation, and the effect of using grafts from ECD on perioperative and postoperative outcomes.
  3. Discuss liver transplantation in patients with COVID related acute liver failure.
  4. Review of current developments in liver transplant anesthesia fellowship training.
  5. To understand the potential for research and quality improvement using electronic medical data.
  6. To understand challenges of performing prospective clinical trials in liver transplantation.
  7. To review the perioperative management of liver transplant recipients with hyponatremia.
  8. To review the concept of simultaneous cardiac surgery (such as aortic valve replacement and) liver transplantation.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 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.
  • 3.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/17/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
12/11/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
12/11/2021 - 1:20pm
Cost:
$1.00

Program:

9:00 am - 9:10 am

Welcome & Introduction 

Kyota Fukazawa - University of Washington

9:10 am - 10:00 am

Clinical Challenges I

Moderator: Kyota Fukazawa - University of Washington

 

Transfusion Free Liver Transplant

Sherif H. Kandil - University of Southern California

 

Extended Criteria Donors in Liver Transplantation

David M. Rosenfeld - Mayo Clinic Arizona

10:00 am - 10:05 am

Break

10:05 am – 11:00 am

Current Concepts

Moderator: Andrea Olmos - University of California, San Francisco

 

Liver Transplantation for Acute Liver Failure in A Patient With COVID

Kristin Kidson and Jei Park - The University of British Columbia

 

Liver Transplant Anesthesia Fellowships

Christine Nguyen-Buckley - University of California, Los Angeles

11:00 am - 11:10 am

Break

11:10 am - 11:15 am

SATA Address

Tetsuro Sakai - President, SATA - University of Pittsburgh

11:15 am - 12:10 pm

Research

Moderator: David M. Rosenfeld - Mayo Clinic Arizona

 

The Use of Electronic Medical Data for Research and Quality Improvement in Liver Transplantation.

Rishi P. Kothari - University of California, San Francisco

 

Prospective Clinical Trials in Liver Transplantation

Dieter Adelmann - University of California, San Francisco

12:10 pm - 12:15 pm

Break

12:15 pm - 1:10 pm

Clinical Challenges II

Moderator: Christine Nguyen-Buckley - University of California, Los Angeles

 

Management Of Hyponatremia During Liver Transplantation

Michael Lin - University of California, Los Angeles

 

Combined Cardiac Surgery & Liver Transplantation

Colby Tanner - University of California, Los Angeles

1:10 pm - 1:20 pm

Closing Remarks

Kyota Fukazawa - University of Washington

Live Virtual Conference
United States

Organizing institutions and program committee members:

Kyota Fukazawa - University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Christine Nguyen-Buckley - University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Dieter Adelmann - University of California, San Francisco, CA

 

 

Faculty Disclosure
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:

  • Michael Lin, MD (Stockholder of Moderna, Merck)
  • Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA (Book royalty, Springer Inc.)

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, 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.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 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. 

Available Credit

  • 3.75 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.
  • 3.75 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$1.00
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Registration Fee: 
•    US $30.00 at registration to SATA if you need CME credits (SATA or SCA members are exempted for registration fee)
•    Free for trainees, medical students, or international medical personals, nursing specialist who do not need CME credits
•    Lecturers and moderators of the meeting are exempted for registration fee