Cardiology

2nd Annual O.H. Frazier Transplant Roundup


Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Add to Calendar

The Second Annual O.H. “Bud” Frazier Transplant Roundup The field of transplantation and circulatory support is continuously evolving and improving. CHI St Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is hosting the 2nd Annual O.H. “Bud” Frazier Transplant Roundup, aimed at showcasing a comprehensive docket of multidisciplinary transplant and VAD presentations exploring current therapies and advances. This year’s conference will include a special dedication to pioneer and legend, Dr. O.H. “Bud” Frazier. Dr. Frazier is a globally recognized as a catalyst for innovation in the treatment of advanced heart failure and in the fields of heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support. The Transplant Roundup will showcase a panel of the St. Luke’s transplant founders across all organ programs to offer a glimpse into the world of transplant and medical innovation of 30 years ago. The program will also present contemporary topics such as composite tissue transplantation, the benefits of early implantation of LVADS, emerging therapies for hepatitis C, pulmonary hypertension, pregnancy in transplant, women’s considerations in transplant, among a host of multidisciplinary presentations in transplant support services.


Location

Houston Marriott at The Texas Medical Center

6580 Fannin St., Houston, TX

Contact

Nina

713.882.0136