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2019 Kidney-Pancreas Transplant & Nephrology Symposium

The 2019 UCI Health Kidney/Pancreas Transplant and Nephrology Symposium will provide a detailed overview of the kidney and kidney/pancreas transplant patient care continuum on Oct. 4, 2019.

The course will focus on advancing collaboration between community physicians, nurses, social workers and dietitians who work together to promote health, wellness and care coordination for the transplant patient population.

When: Friday, Oct. 4, 2019
Where: UCI Student Center & Event Services, A3111 Student Center, Irvine, CA 92697
Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Registration fee: $60 for physicians and $45 for non-physicians

Registration is closed

Breakfast and lunch will be provided for registered attendees

Cancellation policy

Refund of registration fees may be requested by sending a request to hbusch@uci.edu. or calling 714-456-6253. Cancellation requests received by September 4, 2019 will receive a full refund. Cancellations made after this date will be subject to a 75% cancellation fee.

Contact

For questions or more information, please contact Heather Busch at 714-456-6253 or hbusch@uci.edu.

Learning objectives

  • Explain the continuum of transplant patient care and management within the UCI Health Transplant Program and how to effectively manage patient care collaboratively with the transplant program after patient repatriation back into the community setting  Describe the importance of incorporating the multi-disciplinary approach into the care of the transplant patient population Identify the challenges that come with caring for the pre-transplant, waitlist, post-transplant, and living donor patient populations

Accreditation statement

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation statement

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure policy

It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Full disclosure of conflicts and conflict resolutions will be made prior to the activity in writing via handout materials, insert or syllabus.

In addition, 6.5 CEUs will be available for registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, registered dietitians and licensed clinical social workers.