ASTS State of the Art Winter Symposium

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ASTS 20th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

  • Dates: 09 – 12 Jan, 2020
  • Location: Miami, Florida
  • Address: Loews Miami Beach Hotel

Honoring Our History, Forging Our Future
January 9–12, 2020

Registration is now open--save until December 11!

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  Agenda 

Thursday, January 9, 2020
11:00 AM 12:00 PM  Medtronic Sponsored Lunch Symposium
12:00 PM 12:15 PM Meeting Welcome/History of the Winter Symposium
Past Mistakes, Present Practice
12:00 PM 12:15 PM Welcome and Introduction
12:15 PM 12:50 PM Technical Challenges - Liver
12:50 PM 1:30 PM Technical Challenges - Kidney/Pancreas
1:30 PM 2:10 PM Technical Challenges - Living Donor Recipient and Donor
2:10 PM 2:30 PM BREAK - Exhibit Hall
    Americana Salons 3 & 4 
2:30 PM 2:50 PM "In the Surgeon's Studio" Interview
2:50 PM 3:30 PM Oral Abstract Session I
3:30 PM
 4:00 PM
John S. Najarian Lectureship
What the Future Holds
4:00 PM 4:45 PM Who gets the liver?
4:45 PM 5:30 PM Who gets to donate a kidney?
5:45 PM 7:15 PM Poster Session A & Exhibit Hall Reception


Friday, January 10, 2020

7:00 AM
7:55 AM
Grants Session- Sponsored by Veloxis Pharmaceuticals
7:00 AM 8:00 AM Natera Inc. Sponsored Breakfast Symposium
    Concurrent Sessions (choose one to attend)
8:00 AM 11:00 AM Advanced Transplant Provider Session
8:00 AM 11:00 AM Business Practice & Advocacy Session
8:00 AM 11:00 AM Education Workshop
11:00 AM  12:00 PM  CareDx, Inc. Sponsored Lunch Symposium 
11:45 AM 12:30 PM Exhibit Hall Networking
Forging our Future
12:00 PM 12:30 PM Hot Topics from the Literature
12:30 PM 1:40 PM Disruptive Technology
1:40 PM 2:15 PM Technology Panel
2:15 PM 2:35 PM Break – Exhibit Hall
    Americana Salons 3 & 4
2:35 PM 3:15 PM Oral Abstract Session II
3:15 PM 3:50 PM Hume Lecture
3:50 PM 4:10 PM BREAK – Exhibit Hall
    Americana Salons 3 & 4
Old Practices, New Paradigms
4:10 PM 4:45 PM Routine Piggyback vs. Routine Venovenous Bypass
4:45 PM 5:20 PM Foreign National Recipients vs. Non-foreign National Recipients
5:30 PM 7:00 PM Poster Session B & Exhibit Hall Reception

Saturday, January 11, 2020
7:00 AM 8:00 AM Breakfast – Exhibit Hall
8:00 AM 9:20 AM AHPBA Session
9:20 AM 9:40 AM Awards Presentation
9:40 AM 10:30 AM Oral Abstract Session III
10:30 AM 10:50 AM BREAK – Exhibit Hall
Visions from the 1st Annual Winter Symposium
10:50 AM 11:05 AM Living Donor Kidney: The Past
11:05 AM 11:20 AM Living Donor Kidney: The Present and Future
11:20 AM 11:35 AM How Can We Translate Success of Living Donation into Living Donor Liver?
11:35 AM 12:00 PM Panel Discussion
12:00 PM 12:30 PM Presidential Address
12:45 PM
1:45 PM
Veloxis Pharmaceuticals Sponsored Breakfast Symposium
6:30 PM 9:00 PM Dinner

Sunday, January 12, 2020
8:30 AM 9:30 AM Video Abstracts
9:30 AM 10:10 AM Mini-Oral Abstracts
10:15 AM 12:00 PM Special Presidential Panel on Metrics

 

Acknowledgements

ASTS gratefully acknowledges the sponsors of the 2020 Winter Symposium:

Platinum Plus Level

Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Platinum Level

Care Dx, Inc.

Diamond Level

Natera Inc.

Veloxis Pharmaceuticals

Gold Level

Sanofi-Genzyme

Silver Level

Medtronic

Bronze Level

Hansa Biopharma