Navigation Links
Dallas-Area Transplant Meeting Puts Spotlight on Key Issues
Date:9/20/2007

Nov. 10 Meeting Highlights Developments in Solid Organ Transplantation

DALLAS, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- "Transplantation: The Year in Review" is the focus of a one-day meeting scheduled for November 10, 2007 at Embassy Suites, Grapevine, Texas. Co-sponsored by the American Society of Transplantation (AST) and the Organization for Transplant Professionals (NATCO), the conference agenda contains information about outstanding new developments in solid organ transplantation medicine and highlights the most provocative presentations from the 2007 American Transplant Congress (ATC) in San Francisco. This meeting is a must for anyone who practices in the field. Topics such as new drugs and trends in immunosuppression, basic science of clinical interest and organ allocation and donor issues will be discussed. Organ-specific breakout sessions will be conducted by experts in solid organ transplantation.

Something for Everyone

Transplant professionals who did not attend ATC in May will have the opportunity to receive updates about progress in the field. In just one day, participants will become acquainted with recent advances in basic transplant research that may soon impact the care they provide for their patients.

Even professionals who attended ATC will profit from this one-day review course. Given the extensive number of session that were available at ATC, many participants were not able to attend all the sessions that are critical to their career development and patient care. This regional meeting offers participants an exceptional opportunity to gain additional understanding of the key issues that were presented at ATC.

"Transplantation: The Year in Review" was organized with transplant professionals and community-based specialists caring for transplant patients in mind. Transplant physicians, surgeons, transplant coordinators, nurses, physician assistants, trainees, and other interested professionals will have access to valuable information and insights.

One Day = Many Benefits

It is not uncommon for specialists in the field to struggle to find time to fit additional learning opportunities into their busy schedules. The August meeting was organized to serve the needs of the busy professional. With an emphasis on significant developments, key research and a one-day time frame, this is a meeting that will benefit anyone who practices in the field. Continuing medical education credits are also available for a variety of disciplines.

About the Meeting

The meeting is scheduled for Nov. 10 at Embassy Suites, Grapevine, Texas. The one-day meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. To register, go to http://www.a-s-t.org.

Contact:

Beth Drost

215.884.6499


'/>"/>
SOURCE American Society of Transplantation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Infant receives first bloodless liver transplant
2. Liver donors can thrive after transplant
3. ATG useful in transplant patients as substitute for steroids
4. Transplant helps diabetes
5. Larynx transplant restores patients voice after 20 years
6. Baby Lennox Gets Liver Transplant
7. Chinese Girl To Undergo Face Transplant Surgery
8. Stem cell transplantation of eye
9. Woman gets cancer from transplanted kidney
10. Parasite infections linked to organ transplants
11. Vitamins enhances recuperation of organ transplant patients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Neil H. Greco Insurance Agency, a northern New Jersey firm ... is launching a charity drive to raise awareness of heart disease and promote habits ... America, and is responsible for 1 in every 4 deaths at the national level ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... Gatos, CA (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... ... announced the results of a double blind clinical study for its dental gel that ... a leading national brand of toothpaste containing triclosan. The study was conducted at the ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... Tyler, TX (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 ... ... serving Texas families from two offices in Tyler, has announced the latest beneficiary ... Red Ribbon Wish Network, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fulfilling the dreams of ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 17, 2017 , ... Today, ... USA Wrestling announced a new agreement as part of a long-term extension of ... 2024 and includes the airing of some of the sport’s premier events exclusively on ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... Recently, patients and staff from ... joined other volunteers and organizations in support of the annual Binder Park Zoo Halloween ... dressed up in colorful costumes of all designs coming out to enjoy games, face ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/17/2017)... , Jan. 17, 2017  Maureen L. ... announces the addition of 6 senior sales leaders ... TubeClear® System.  These sales leaders were formerly part ... medical device company. Repeatedly recognized for their performance, ... customer expectations and establishing relationships with key customer ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... , January 17, 2017 Transparency Market ... Acid, Benzoic Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Benzyl Alcohol and Others) Market - ... to the report, the global benzaldehyde derivative market was ... reach US$ 2.14 Bn by 2024, expanding at a CAGR of ... ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... their offering. ... Global multiple myeloma drugs market to grow at a CAGR of ... the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global multiple ... report considers the revenue generated from the sales of branded and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: