Solid Organ Transplant Workshop

Join us October 4, 2019 in San Diego!

This conference will focus on current issues in the field that are in varied states of transition, including factors influencing organ allocation, extending Medicare reimbursement for transplant recipients, the impact of increased oversight of regulatory agencies on quality of care measures, and areas that have an impact on special populations. 

Conference Location

Farmer & The Seahorse

10996 Torreyana Road

San Diego, California 92121

Course Overview

The Scripps Solid Organ Transplant Workshop will focus on current issues in the field that are in varied states of transition, including factors influencing organ allocation, extending Medicare reimbursement for transplant recipients, the impact of increased oversight of regulatory agencies on quality of care measures, and areas that have an impact on special populations. An additional key objective of the conference will be to provide stimulus for subsequent interactions between regulatory agencies, leaders in the transplant community, patient advocates, and clinicians to foster continued evolution of these discussions.

Educational Objectives

After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:

  • Summarize the challenges of obesity in the transplant recipient.
  • Describe the issues of CKD & AKI.
  • Discuss therapies to treat Hepatitis C in relationship to transplantation.
  • Describe the interplay between listing patients and keeping patients ready for transplant.
  • Cite the issues that cardiovascular disease impacts the pre-transplant and post-transplant patient. 

Accreditation and Disclosures

Physicians

Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME Accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgment will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.


Cultural and Linguistic Competency

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.

Event details
Date Time
Fri, Oct 4th, 2019 - Fri, Oct 4th, 2019 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.