TID-TTS Webinar - August 18, 2021

Into the Unknown: Diagnosing a Mysterious Brain Lesion
A Clinicopathologic Webinar

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 9:00 AM (Local time in Montreal)
Local time (Corresponding local time at your current location)

Overview

The clinicopathological conference will discuss a solid organ transplant recipient with post-transplant central nervous system (CNS) infection. The presenters and expert panelist will discuss the differential diagnoses and the diagnostic approaches including novel microbiologic tests.

Learning Objectives

  1. To discuss differential diagnoses of brain lesions in a solid organ transplant recipient
  2. To discuss diagnostic approach to brain lesions in solid organ transplant recipient
  3. To discuss novel microbiologic tests for central nervous system infections

Recommending Reading

  1. Wright AJ, Fishman JA. Central nervous system syndromes in solid organ transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 2014;59(7):1001-11.
  2. Fishman JA. Infection in solid-organ transplant recipients. N Engl J Med. 2007;357(25):2601-14.
  3. Azar MM, Gaston DC, Kotton CN, Malinis MF. Emerging Microbiology Diagnostics for Transplant Infections: On the Cusp of a Paradigm Shift. Transplantation. 2020 Jul;104(7):1358-1384.
Maricar Malinis
Moderator
Yale School of Medicine
United States
Bio
Daniel Kaul
Presenter
University of Michigan
United States
Bio
Ihab Kassab  
Presenter
University of Michigan
United States
Bio
Marwan Azar 
Expert Discussant
Yale School of Medicine
United States
Bio
Carlos Isada
Expert Discussant
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
United States
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Organized in collaboration with the TID Official Journal

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Address

The Transplantation Society
International Headquarters
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Canada