TTS Education Committee and the International Society of Pediatric Transplantation (IPTA) Allied Health Professional Committee (AHPC) have joined together to host a webinar. The Allied Health Professional Committee (AHPC) aligns its mission with that of IPTA to advance the science and practice of pediatric transplantation and to improve the health of all children who require transplantation through the various subspecialties of this group, including nursing, nutrition, psycho-social health, developmental, physical and occupational therapies and pharmaceutical management. Under the auspices of IPTA, the AHPC is dedicated to promoting advances in these inter-professional specialties to improve outcomes for all children who receive transplants and their families and to advocate for their rights as transplant candidates and recipients.
Dr. Madigan is an Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Determinants of Child Development at the University of Calgary and the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute. Dr. Madigan's research is primarily focused on understanding how early experiences, including exposure to digital technology, can help and/or hinder children’s early learning environments. She has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles describing innovative methods and approaches to understanding determinants of child development. She is the recent recipient of the World Association for Infant Mental Health Early Career Award, as well as the Killam Emerging Research Leader award. Her work has been widely covered in the media, including The New York Times, TIME, The Guardian, and The Globe and Mail. Dr. Madigan is also the child development expert for CTV Morning Live Calgary, providing monthly segments on topics related to parenting and child development
Dr. Macey Henderson is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Johns Hopkins. She is an extramurally funded researcher with a diverse portfolio in health policy and management, advocacy, complex healthcare regulations & systems, mobile health technology, social media, and health communications. She is funded by The National Institutes of Health (NIH/NIDDK), The Department of Defense, The Health Resources and Services Administration, the Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research (NIH/NIAID), and from other various grants and awards.
Dr. Henderson leads both qualitative and quantitative research projects, clinical trials, and quality improvement studies. Her experience includes implementing evidence-based solutions, including social and digital analytics tools and data mining.
Currently Dr. Henderson is full time faculty at The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions with a primary appointment in the School Medicine in the Department of Surgery and a joint appointment in the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing.
She is a Core Faculty member of the Epidemiology Research Group in Organ Transplantation-the largest and most prolific group of its kind, and is the Director of Policy & External Affairs. She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network/United Network in Organ Sharing (2017-2020), and has previously served on the Executive Committee. Most recently she was elected to the OPTN/UNOS Executive Committee. She also serves on the OPTN/UNOS Living Donor Committee, the Membership and Professional Standards Committee, and the Patient Affairs Constituent Council.
Manuel Rodriguez-Davalos, Medical Director, Living Donor Liver Transplantation Program, Intermountain Medical Center and Surgical Director, Pediatric Liver Transplantation, Primary Children's Hospital, Intermountain Healthcare. Dr. Rodriguez-Davalos has previously held positions in transplant at Yale University, Mount Sinai Medical Center and New York Medical College.
He is committed to innovation and collaboration to improve organ donation, transplantation and allocation systems to benefit those in need, especially children. He has particular interest in living donor transplants, organ allocation, and portal hypertension.
His current research involves living donor liver transplantation the use of partial grafts and extended criteria for donation in liver transplantation, and preservation techniques for decreasing ischemia-reperfusion injury.
He has served on numerous liver transplantation advisory boards and was a member at large of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS ) Liver Committee and as well as the pediatric transplantation committee. He is part of the publications committee with IPTA, Education committee of TTS, Associate editor of our journal “Transplantation”, Task force for liver allocation with SPLiT and oversees the International Liver Transplant Society Pediatric Liver Transplant Registry.
He received his medical degree from the Anahuac University. He did a year of research in portal hypertension and hepatobiliary surgery at the National Institutes of Health System in Mexico. He was a surgical intern at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, and completed his surgical training at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Scottsdale, AZ. He was a clinical fellow in multi-organ transplant surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center.
|Accra||Wed 16:00||Casablanca *||Wed 17:00||Kolkata||Wed 21:30||Reykjavik||Wed 16:00|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 19:00||Chicago *||Wed 11:00||Kuala Lumpur||Thu 00:00||Rio de Janeiro||Wed 13:00|
|Adelaide *||Thu 02:30||Copenhagen *||Wed 18:00||Kuwait City||Wed 19:00||Riyadh||Wed 19:00|
|Algiers||Wed 17:00||Dallas *||Wed 11:00||Kyiv *||Wed 19:00||Rome *||Wed 18:00|
|Almaty||Wed 22:00||Dar es Salaam||Wed 19:00||La Paz||Wed 12:00||Salt Lake City *||Wed 10:00|
|Amman *||Wed 19:00||Darwin||Thu 01:30||Lagos||Wed 17:00||San Francisco *||Wed 09:00|
|Amsterdam *||Wed 18:00||Denver *||Wed 10:00||Lahore||Wed 21:00||San Juan||Wed 12:00|
|Anadyr||Thu 04:00||Detroit *||Wed 12:00||Las Vegas *||Wed 09:00||San Salvador||Wed 10:00|
|Anchorage *||Wed 08:00||Dhaka||Wed 22:00||Lima||Wed 11:00||Santiago *||Wed 13:00|
|Ankara||Wed 19:00||Doha||Wed 19:00||Lisbon *||Wed 17:00||Santo Domingo||Wed 12:00|
|Antananarivo||Wed 19:00||Dubai||Wed 20:00||London *||Wed 17:00||São Paulo||Wed 13:00|
|Asuncion||Wed 12:00||Dublin *||Wed 17:00||Los Angeles *||Wed 09:00||Seattle *||Wed 09:00|
|Athens *||Wed 19:00||Edmonton *||Wed 10:00||Madrid *||Wed 18:00||Seoul||Thu 01:00|
|Atlanta *||Wed 12:00||Frankfurt *||Wed 18:00||Managua||Wed 10:00||Shanghai||Thu 00:00|
|Auckland *||Thu 05:00||Guatemala City||Wed 10:00||Manila||Thu 00:00||Singapore||Thu 00:00|
|Baghdad||Wed 19:00||Halifax *||Wed 13:00||Melbourne *||Thu 03:00||Sofia *||Wed 19:00|
|Bangalore||Wed 21:30||Hanoi||Wed 23:00||Mexico City||Wed 10:00||St. John's *||Wed 13:30|
|Bangkok||Wed 23:00||Harare||Wed 18:00||Miami *||Wed 12:00||Stockholm *||Wed 18:00|
|Barcelona *||Wed 18:00||Havana *||Wed 12:00||Minneapolis *||Wed 11:00||Suva||Thu 04:00|
|Beijing||Thu 00:00||Helsinki *||Wed 19:00||Minsk||Wed 19:00||Sydney *||Thu 03:00|
|Beirut *||Wed 19:00||Hong Kong||Thu 00:00||Montevideo||Wed 13:00||Taipei||Thu 00:00|
|Belgrade *||Wed 18:00||Honolulu||Wed 06:00||Montréal *||Wed 12:00||Tallinn *||Wed 19:00|
|Berlin *||Wed 18:00||Houston *||Wed 11:00||Moscow||Wed 19:00||Tashkent||Wed 21:00|
|Bogota||Wed 11:00||Indianapolis *||Wed 12:00||Mumbai||Wed 21:30||Tegucigalpa||Wed 10:00|
|Boston *||Wed 12:00||Islamabad||Wed 21:00||Nairobi||Wed 19:00||Tehran *||Wed 20:30|
|Brasilia||Wed 13:00||Istanbul||Wed 19:00||Nassau *||Wed 12:00||Tokyo||Thu 01:00|
|Brisbane||Thu 02:00||Jakarta||Wed 23:00||New Delhi||Wed 21:30||Toronto *||Wed 12:00|
|Brussels *||Wed 18:00||Jerusalem *||Wed 19:00||New Orleans *||Wed 11:00||Vancouver *||Wed 09:00|
|Bucharest *||Wed 19:00||Johannesburg||Wed 18:00||New York *||Wed 12:00||Vienna *||Wed 18:00|
|Budapest *||Wed 18:00||Kabul||Wed 20:30||Oslo *||Wed 18:00||Warsaw *||Wed 18:00|
|Buenos Aires||Wed 13:00||Karachi||Wed 21:00||Ottawa *||Wed 12:00||Washington DC *||Wed 12:00|
|Cairo||Wed 18:00||Kathmandu||Wed 21:45||Paris *||Wed 18:00||Winnipeg *||Wed 11:00|
|Calgary *||Wed 10:00||Khartoum||Wed 18:00||Perth||Thu 00:00||Yangon||Wed 22:30|
|Canberra *||Thu 03:00||Kingston||Wed 11:00||Philadelphia *||Wed 12:00||Zagreb *||Wed 18:00|
|Cape Town||Wed 18:00||Kinshasa||Wed 17:00||Phoenix||Wed 09:00||Zürich *||Wed 18:00|
|Caracas||Wed 12:00||Kiritimati||Thu 06:00||Prague *||Wed 18:00|
* Adjusted for Daylight Saving Time (69 places).
Wed = Wednesday, April 1, 2020 (123 places).
Thu = Thursday, April 2, 2020 (20 places).
Local time for Montréal: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 12:00:00
UTC (GMT/Zulu)-time: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 16:00:00
UTC is Coordinated Universal Time, GMT is Greenwich Mean Time.
The Transplantation Society
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Montréal, QC, H2Z 1Y7