Kidney Transplant Updates 2024 (Enduring)
Kidney Transplant Updates 2024 (Enduring)
Video On-Demand/Enduring Program, 7.25 ACCME & ABTC Credits
September 08, 2024
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (ET)

Program Overview

Updates on recent advances and optimal management of kidney transplantation in a one-day course.

Video Access

All registrants will be sent access to lecture video recordings.

Learning Objectives
-Understanding the disparities and challenges in kidney transplantation among Hispanic populations.
-Examine the role of pancreas transplantation in the management of type 2 diabetes.
-Understanding the progress and challenges in xenotransplantation.
-Identifying non-invasive biomarkers for post-transplant monitoring to improve patient outcomes.
-Exploring belatacept as a maintenance immunosuppressive therapy in kidney transplant recipients.
-Discussing the evolving field of multi-organ transplantation.
-Exploring the role of robotic-assisted surgery in kidney transplantation and the potential benefits.
-Discussing how genetic information can inform transplant decisions and improve patient care.
-Understanding the impact of CMV infection on transplant outcomes and discussing novel therapy options for CMV infection.
-Learning about strategies and best practices to improve organ utilization and reduce organ wastage.
-Discuss a monitoring plan for early detection of recurrent IgA nephropathy, FSGS and membranous nephropathy in post-transplant patients.

Collectively, these learning objectives aim to advance the field of kidney transplantation by addressing key challenges, exploring innovative solutions, and ultimately improving the lives of patients in need of life-saving organ transplants.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Columbia University. Amedco LLC 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.

 Amedco Joint Accreditation #4008163.

Physicians (ACCME) Credit Designation Statement

Amedco LLC designates this live virtual activity for a maximum of 7.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Physician Assistants
PAs may claim a maximum of 7.25 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.

Nurse Practitioners

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) recognizes the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as approved accreditors and allow reciprocity for AANPCP continuing education credit. 7.25 hours.

American Board for Transplant Coordinators

Category 1 Continuing Education Points for Transplant Coordinators (CEPTCs) have been applied for through the American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC).

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Course Directors
Associate Professor of Medicinel
Columbia University
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Columbia University

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Registration Fees

Registration Options
Video On-Demand - MD
299.00 USD
Video On-Demand - Transplant Coordinators, RN, NP, PA, PhD
150.00 USD
Video On-Demand - CUIMC/NYP - MD
200.00 USD
Video On-Demand - Fellows, Residents & Students
150.00 USD
Video On-Demand - Retiree
75.00 USD