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2017-2018 UT Transplant Center Grand Rounds

Transplant Grand Rounds are held Fridays, 8-9 a.m. in room 444B, School of Medicine.
The Transplant Grand Rounds Planning Committee, Greg Abrahamian, MD and Veronica Acosta have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose. Committee member Jennifer Milton, BSN, MBA, has disclosed that her Spouse owns XynManagement.

The UT Health Long San Antonio School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Long School of Medicine designates this live activity up to a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Photo Friday, May 4, 2018
Topic:"Morbidity & Mortality" - Closed to the Public
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Dr. Abrahamian has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.


Photo Friday, May 11, 2018
Topic:"Morbidity & Mortality" - Closed to the Public
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Dr. Abrahamian has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.


Photo Friday, May 18, 2017
Topic:“Treatment of Kidney Transplant AMR: The Old and the New, Is There Anything We Can Do?”
Elisabeth Kincaide, PharmD
PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Pharmacy Resident University Health System Department of Pharmacy Services
Elisabeth Kincaide, PharmD has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.



Friday, May 25, 2018
Topic:"Surgical Treatment of Heart Failure: Past, Present, & Future"
Hao Pan, M.D.
Chief Resident, Integrated Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Elisabeth Kincaide, PharmD has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.


No conference until September 2018


Past Presentations - 2017-2018 Grand Rounds & Visiting Professors

Friday, April 27, 2018 - Cancelled - Battle of Flowers Holiday


Friday, April 20, 2018 - Cancelled


Friday, April 13, 2018 - Cancelled


Photo Friday, April 6, 2018
Topic:"Morbidity & Mortality" - Closed to the Public
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Dr. Abrahamian has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.


Photo Friday, March 30, 2018
Topic:"Laparoscopic & Robotic Whipple is Here to Stay"
Gazi Zibari, MD, FACS
Director of Transplantation Services
Director of Advanced Surgery Center
Department of Surgery
LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport
Shreveport, Louisiana


Friday, March 23, 2018 - T.B.A.


Friday, March 16, 2018 - Cancelled - Spring Break Holiday


Friday, March 9, 2018 - T.B.A.


Photo Friday, March 2, 2018
Topic: "Morbidity & Mortality" - Closed to the Public
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Dr. Greg Abrahamian has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.


Friday, February 23, 2017 - No CME credit provided for this activity
Topic: "Interventional Oncology Seminar: "Why Are Interventional Radiologists Treating Liver Cancer? The Transplant Hepatologist’s Perspective"
Parvez Mantry, MD
Transplant Hepatologist
Medical Director, Research and Hepatobiliary Tumor Program The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas, TX


Photo Friday, February 16, 2017
Topic: "The Ethics of Uterus Transplantation" | View presentation
Gregory John McKenna MD, F.R.C.S(C), F.A.C.S.
Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgeon
Baylor University Medical Center
Director, Transplant Research,
Simmons Transplant Institute, Dallas, TX
Dr. McKenna has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.


Photo Friday, February 9, 2018
Topic:"Cultivating Relationships Between Transplant Programs and Their Local OPO to Optimize Acceptance Practices and Improve Organ Utilization" | View presentation
Yvette M. Chapman, RN BSN, CCTC
Director / Transplant Center Development
Southwest Transplant Alliance
Dr. Chapman has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.



Photo Friday, February 2, 2018
Topic:"M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Dr. Greg Abrahamian has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest to disclose.


Photo Friday, January 26, 2018
Topic:"M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD & Katherine Crow, M.S., PA-C
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian and Katherine Crow PA-C: No financial disclosures.


Friday, January 19, 2018 - Cancelled


Friday, January 12, 2018 - Cancelled


Photo Friday, January 5, 2018
Topic:"M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, December 29, 2017 - NO CONFERENCE - New Year’s Holiday


Friday, December 22, 2017 - NO CONFERENCE - Christmas Holiday


Photo Friday, December 15, 2017
Topic:"HLA Basics: Graduating from Alphabet Soup to HLA Ninja Warrior" | View presentation
Kelley M.K. Hitchman* M.S., Ph.D., D(ABHI)
*Formerly Haarberg
HLA Director
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
UT Health, San Antonio
Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Lab
University Hospital, Department of Pathology
University Health System
Disclosures for Dr. Hitchman: No financial disclosures.


Friday, December 8, 2017
Topic:"Transplant Dermatology"
Dr. Richard Keller
Disclosures for Dr. Keller: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, December 1, 2017
Topic:"M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, November 24, 2017 - NO CONFERENCE - Thanksgiving Holiday


Photo Friday, November 17, 2017
Topic:"Liver Machine Perfusion" | View presentation
Tarunjeet S. Klair, MD
Assistant Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Klair: No financial disclosures.



Photo Friday, November 10, 2017
Topic:"Endoscopic Management of Biliary Complications in Liver Transplant Recipients"
View presentation
Andres F. Carrion, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director of Hepatology
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso
Disclosures for Dr. Carrion: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, November 3, 2017
Topic:"M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, October 27, 2017
Topic:"Surgical Management of Renal Cell Carcinoma" | View presentation
Dharam Kaushik, MD
Assistant Professor and Program Director of Urologic Oncology Fellowship
UT Health San Antonio
Department of Urology
Division of Urologic Oncology
Disclosures for Dr. Kaushik: No financial disclosures.


Friday, October 20, 2017
Topic: "Post-Transplant Liver Pathology" | View presentation
Dr. Francis E Sharkey
Pathology
Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Disclosures for Dr. Sharkey: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, October 13, 2017
Topic:"Genitourinary Vascularized Composite Allografts – A new paradigm of reconstructive transplantation"| View presentation
Dicken S. C. Ko, BSc, MD, FRCSC, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Director, MGH Urology Regional Program
Past-President, Urologic Society for Transplantation and Renal Surgery
Department of Urology, Surgery, Pediatric Surgery
Boston, Massachusetts
Disclosures for Dr. Dicken: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, October 6, 2017
Topic:"Pancreas transplant in era of newer diabetes therapies" | View presentation
Dr. Suverta Bhayana
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Bhayana: No financial disclosures.



Photo Friday, September 29, 2017
Topic:"M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, September 22, 2017
Topic:"Software in Medicine"| View presentation
Dr. Aldo Maspons
Pediatric Gastroenterology
University Medical Center of El Paso
Las Palmas Medical Center, El Paso, TX
Disclosures for Dr. Aldo Maspons: No financial disclosures.


Friday, September 15, 2017
Topic: "Special M&M"


Photo Friday, September 8, 2017
Topic: "M&M"
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, September 1, 2017 - Grand Rounds Cancelled


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