Events

2021 Surgical Skills Webinar Series

Sep 22 12:00 AM - Nov 10, 12:00 AM 2021
Sep 22, 2021 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

2021 Surgical Skills Webinar Series

Register now to attend the 2021 Surgical Skills Webinar Series. The series includes a Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy (LDN) webinar, Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) webinar, and Pancreas Transplantation webinar. Attendees must register to attend each webinar individually. 

Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy (LDN) Webinar

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Eastern Time) 

Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) Webinar 
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Eastern Time) 

Pancreas Transplantation Webinar 
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Eastern Time) 

REGISTER

Questions? Email chelsey.gordon@asts.org

Registration

  LDN
Webinar 
DCD
Webinar 
Pancreas
Webinar 
 ASTS Member   $100  $100  $100
 Non-Member or Industry   $150  $150  $150
 Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellow $75   $75  $75
 OPO   $100  $100  $100


Acknowledgement of Support

ASTS gratefully acknowledges our Top Tier supporter, CareDx, as well as Intuitive, Medtronic, Natera, and Veloxis Pharmaceuticals for their support of the Surgical Skills Webinar Series.

Agendas

 
 Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy (LDN) Webinar
 Wednesday, September 22, 2021 | 10:00 am -3:00 pm (Eastern Time) 
 10:00 am - 10:15 am   Welcome and Introductions 
 10:15 am - 11:15 am  Surgical Video: Hand Assist, Pure Lap, Single Site, and Robotic
 11:15 am - 11:35 am  Panel Discussion: Choosing your Technique 
 11:35 am - 11:50 am  Sponsored Presentation
 11:50 am - 12:05 pm  Break
 12:05 pm - 12:30 pm  Intra-Operative Complications
 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm  Panel Discussion: Q&A
 12:50 pm - 1:10 pm  Appropriate Workup and Patient Selection for Donation
 1:10 pm - 1:30 pm  Considerations for Appropriate Kidney Selection
 1:30 pm - 1:50 pm  Post-op Care and Potential Complications
 1:50 pm - 2:05 pm  Sponsored Break
 2:05 pm - 2:25 pm  Controversies in Living Donor Selection; Obesity, Diabetes, and Hypertension
 2:25 pm - 3:00 pm  Panel Discussion: Q&A 

 

 Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) Webinar
 Tuesday, October 19, 2021 | 10:00 am -3:00 pm (Eastern Time) 
 10:00 am - 10:15 am   Welcome and Introductions 
 10:15 am - 10:30 am   DCD: An OPO Perspective
 10:30 am - 10:45 am   Ethical Issues in DCD Recovery
 10:45 am - 10:55 am   Panel Discussion 
 10:55 am - 11:15 am  Identifying the Suitable DCD Donor and Recipient
 11:15 am - 11:35 am  Outcomes, Adjunctive Therapies, and Management of Complications
 11:35 am - 11:50 am  Panel Discussion
 11:50 am - 11:55 am  Sponsored Presentation
 11:55 am - 12:05 pm  Break 
 12:05 pm - 12:20 pm  DCD Recovery 101
 12:20 pm - 12:40 pm  Surgical Videos and Discussion
 12:40 pm - 1:20 pm   Small Group Session
 1:20 pm - 1:30 pm   Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion
 1:30 pm - 1:40 pm  Normothermic Machine Perfusion
 1:40 pm - 1:50 pm  Normothermic Regional Perfusion
 1:50 pm - 2:00 pm  Panel Discussion
 2:00 pm - 2:15 pm  Break
 2:15 pm - 2:35 pm  Outcome and Cost Implications of DCD Liver Transplantation 
 2:45 pm - 3:00 pm  Closing Discussion: Starting a Program, Building It, and Expanding the Limits

 

 Pancreas Transplantation Webinar
 Wednesday, November 10, 2021 | 10:00 am -3:00 pm (Eastern Time)                                                   
 10:00 am - 10:15 am   Welcome and Introductions 
 10:15 am - 10:35 am  Donor Selection
 10:35 am - 10:55 am  Recipient Selection
 10:55 am - 11:15 am  Pancreas Allocation
 11:15 am - 11:45 am  Panel Discussion: Q&A
 11:45 am - 12:00 pm  Break
 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm  Pancreas Procurement (Standard)
 12:20 pm - 12:40 pm  Pancreas Procurement (Advanced)
 DCD, ARHA, Small Intestine, En-bloc, Pediatrics
 12:40 pm - 1:10 pm  Panel Discussion: Q&A
 1:10 pm - 1:30 pm  Backbench Preparation
 1:30 pm - 1:50 pm  Implantation
 1:50 pm - 2:30 pm  Post Operative Management and Management of Complications 
 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm  Panel Discussion Q&A