Updates on recent advances and optimal management of kidney transplantation in a one-day course.
Following the program, all registrants will have ONE month to review lecture video recordings.
-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.
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.
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.
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
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).