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2018 Transplantation and Nephrology Symposium

The 2018 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. 5, 2018.

The course will focus on advancing collaboration between community physicians and the UCI Health transplant program in order to promote enhanced transplant patient care and management. We will present the newly expanded deceased donor options for kidney transplant recipients as well as provide insight into the expanded use of simultaneous kidney/pancreas transplants for both type 1 and type 2 diabetics.

When: Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
Where: Westin South Coast Plaza, 686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, 92626
Time: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

View our 2018 transplant symposium agenda ›

Registration closed

Thank you for your interest in this symposium. However, we have reached the maxium number of registrants.

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 Aug 28, 2015 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 newly expanded deceased donor kidney transplant options for patients on the kidney waiting list.
  • Describe the expanded use of kidney/pancreas transplants for both type 1 and type 2 diabetics

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.