1st IPTA VIRTUAL Fellows & Allied Health & Nursing Professionals (AHNP) Meeting

We are delighted to introduce our 1st IPTA Virtual Fellows and Allied Health & Nursing Professionals (AHNP) Meeting. We would like to take this opportunity to invite early career transplant physicians/surgeons, Fellows and all Allied Health & Nursing Professionals to join us to gain knowledge of Pediatric Transplantation.
Registration is required but this meeting is free. You must sign up for each session individually.

Day 1 - Career Development (4 hours)

Thursday, October 14, 2021, 10:00 AM (Local time in Montreal)
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This session concentrates on our own personal development including keys to success, burnout, achieving publications and presenting like a pro, followed by building a transplant team, including and developing protocols with case-based presentations.

Morning Session

Moderator: Rupesh Raina, USA

Keys to Success

Mignon McCulloch
Cape Town, South Africa
Bio

Stories from the Front Line-Burnout/Physician Suicide

Katherine Twombley
Charleston, SC, USA
Bio

Writing a successful paper: Submit, revise and publish

Burkhard Tönshoff
Heidelberg, Germany
Bio

Setting up a Quality Improvement Project and Getting it Published

Stephen Marks
London, United Kingdom
Bio

Presenting like a Pro

Anne Dipchand
Toronto, Canada
Bio

Afternoon Session

Moderator: Jaime Restrepo, Colombia

Protocols in Transplantation

Jun Oh
Hamburg, Germany
Bio

COVID 19 and Beyond: Sustaining Transplant Multidisciplinary Team Engagement

Debra Lefkowitz
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bio

COVID 19 and Beyond: Sustaining Transplant Multidisciplinary Team Engagement

Anna Gold
Toronto, Canada
Bio

Desperate Times call for Desperate Measures

Carlos Esquivel
Stanford, CA, USA
Bio

Final thoughts - Q&A

Jaime Restrepo
Cali, Colombia
Bio

Day 2 - Adolescent and Young Adult Issues (4 hours)

Friday, October 15, 2021, 10:00 AM (Local time in Montreal)
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This session concentrates on Adolescence and Young Adult (AYA) issues, including challenges to transition across the world, difficult conversations with AYA, Youth powered health while hearing voices of Adolescents, as well as Motivational interviewing.

Session 1: I won’t go, I can’t go, can I go? - Challenges to transition across the world

Moderator: Diana A. Shellmer, USA

One strike and you are out

Paul Harden
Oxford, UK
Bio

When there is nowhere to go

Bev Kosmach-Park
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Bio

Transitioning patients with cognitive disabilities: Health advocacy and guardianship

Jenny Prüfe
Hannover, Germany
Bio

Session 2: Difficult conversations with adolescents and young adults

Moderator: Jenny Wichart, Canada

Pregnancy and reproductive health: Contraception, teratogenic medications, and outcomes after transplant

Lisa Coscia
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bio

Risky behaviours: Marijuana, herbal products, substance abuse and safe living

Mary Moss Chandran
Denver, CO, USA
Bio

Session 3: Youth Powered Health

Moderator: Mignon McCulloch, South Africa

Adolescent voices

RX Radio
Cape Town, South Africa

Oxford Youth Clinic

Daley Cross
Oxford, UK
Bio

Oxford Youth Clinic

Paul Harden
Oxford, UK
Bio

Session 4: Motivational interviewing

Pre-reading Materials

The Art of Change: Motivational Interviewing 101

Julie Gettings
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Bio

The Art of Change: Motivational Interviewing 101

Gillian Mayersohn
St. Louis, MO, USA
Bio

Day 3 - Q&A - Asia and Australia/New Zealand (1 hour)

Friday, October 22, 2021, 6:00 PM (Local time in Montreal)
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For those living in Asia and Australia/New Zealand, there will be a recording of the 2 sessions available with an hour Q&A session on Friday 22nd October 18h00 ET (Saturday 09h00 Sydney time)

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Contact

Staff Directory
+1-514-874-1717 ,X : 210
info@iptapedstx.org

Address

International Pediatric Transplant Association
International Headquarters
505 Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest
Suite 1401
Montréal, QC, H2Z 1Y7
Canada