Annual Interdisciplinary Transplant Symposium
Department:   Transplant Administration

9th Annual Interdisciplinary Transplant Symposium

Solid organ transplantation has become the standard of care for individuals with end stage kidney, liver or heart disease. The Symposium provides an opportunity for experts in the fields of kidney, liver and heart transplantation to present cutting-edge information to individuals working with transplant recipients and living donors. It also provides an opportunity for individuals interested in transplantation to learn more about this dynamic field. Participants who attend this symposium will be able to apply updated therapies to the care of individuals with end stage organ disease.



Topics Include:

1. Pregnancy after Transplantation

2. Navigating the Payer Landscape: Avenue and Options for Appropriate Transplant Patients

Concurrent Sessions 3-7 - Choose one from column a OR b, not both.

3a. Diabetes post-Transplant 

3b. Managing the Transition from Advanced Heart Failure to Advanced Therapy

4a. The Patient with Hepatocellular Carcinoma 

4b. OTC Medications in Transplant: What You Don't Know CAN Hurt You!

5a. Substance Abuse and the Transplant Candidate

5b. CKD and Solid Organ Transplantation 

6a. Kidney Transplantation in the Pediatric Patient 

6b. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO): A New Era for the Transplant Candidate 

7a. Changes in Kidney Allocation for Transplant 

7b. Live Liver Transplantation 

8. Unusual Donor-derived Infections- Incidence and Natural History 



Registration Fees:

All Early Bird, HHC Employees and Students must register by selecting the appropriate discount at time of registration. HHC Employees and Students will be asked to present their ID Bagde to verify discount on day of event.

  Early Bird (through Oct. 26):
Oct. 27 or Later:
Non-Hartford HealthCare Employees:
$100 $125
Hartford HealthCare Employees:
$75 $100
$50 $75

Submitted for 6.5 Contact Hours
Hartford HealthCare is an Approved Provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the Connecticut Nurses’ Association, an Accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Continuing Medical Education
Hartford Hospital is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. Hartford Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy
All planning committee members responsible for planning CME activities sponsored by Hartford Hospital are required to disclose any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of the presentation via the CME program application. In addition, program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts by recusing themselves from planning this program so as not to appear to influence the content.
This program has been approved for 6.5 Continuing Education Credit Hours by the National Association of Social Workers, CT and meets the continuing education criteria for CT Social Work Licensure renewal.
Approved for 4 Contact Hours with the Commission of Dietetic Registration.


More Info: View/Download the Symposium Brochure
Fee Desc: Early Bird (prior to October 26, 2014):
• Hartford HealthCare Employees: $75
• Non-Hartford HealthCare Employees: $100
• Students: $50

October 27, 2014 & later:
• Hartford HealthCare Employees: $100
• Non-Hartford HealthCare Employees: $125
• Students: $75
Fee Amount: $125.00
Sheraton Hartford South Hotel     map
100 Capitol Boulevard
Rocky Hill, CT    06067
Phone: (860) 257-6000
Instructor: Multiple Instructors
Registration: Required.
Health Referral Services
Phone: (860) 545-1888 Toll-Free 1-800-545-7664

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