Esot vienna 2013

ESOT Vienna 2013:
Pushing the limits

Sunday, 8 September

09:00 – 12:50     SPECIALTY UPDATE SYMPOSIUM  ELPAT 
 

How to start and expand Living Donation Programs


CHAIRS: Franco Citterio, Rome Italy
            
Michiel Betjes, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
 

Session 1


09:00   Ethical considerations (including incentives)
             Arthur Matas, Minneapolis, United States

09:30   Surgical techniques: pushing the limit
              Jonas Wadström, Stockholm, Sweden

10:00    Home based education
               James Rodrigue, Boston, United States

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break


Session 2


11:00   Legal issues of Living Organ Donation
              Frederike Ambagtsheer, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

11:30   Psychological aspects of the recipient
              Emma Massey, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

12:00   Psychological aspects of the donor
              Lisa Burnapp, London, United Kingdom


12:30 – 12:50  Q&A
 

Objectives:  To increase the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to implement successful living kidney donation programs.

 

Target Audience:  Nephrologists, surgeons, psychologists, social workers, transplant coordinators, nurse practicioners.

 

ELPAT in Pills:  Ethical, Legal and Psychosocial Aspects of Organ Transplantation (ELPAT) is a European platform that brings continuity and progress in European reserach and dialogue on ethical, legal and psychosocial aspects of organ donation and transplantation. 



 


 

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