Cardiology

3rd ANNUAL O.H. “BUD” FRAZIER TRANSPLANT ROUNDUP


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Thursday, March 22, 2018 | 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Add to Calendar

3rd ANNUAL O.H. “BUD” FRAZIER

Transplant Roundup

Current Trends in Management & Treatment of Transplant Patients

This year’s conference will include a presentation from the conference’s namesake, pioneer and legend, Dr. O.H. “Bud” Frazier who will explore the future of the artificial heart and heart transplant. Dr. Frazier is 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 program will also present contemporary topics such as the development of ex-vivo lung perfusion, the benefits of local kidney sharing vs. national swaps, the future of tissue engineering in transplant, and more!

ACCREDITATION

  • CME: Texas Heart® Institute accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • CNE: CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an approved provider with commendation of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
  • CEPTC: CHI St. Luke’s Health–Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an approved provider by the American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC) of Continuing Education Points for Transplant Certification (CEPTCs).
  • Social Work: CHI St. Luke’s Health–Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an approved provider by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiner (TSBSWE). 8.0 contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of this activity.

For more information and registration, visit: https://transplantroundup2018.eventbrite.com


Location

Houston Marriott Medical Center – Ballroom

6580 Fannin St.
Houston, TX 77030

Contact

Nina Forward

713.882.0136