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9th Annual Kidney Transplant Symposium for Professional Care Providers of Patients with ESRD

Executive Banquet & Conference Center
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The goal of this year’s symposium is to present risk factors associated with having a kidney transplant.

Agenda

7:30 a.m. Registration and Light Breakfast

8 a.m. Welcome
Laura Arentz, MS, RD, MBA
Business Manager
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

8:15 a.m. SRTR Data – What is it and What Does it Mean?
Ryan Haydu, MBA
Administrative Director
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

9 a.m. Secrets of the Big Red Tube
Aline Stant, MSN, RN
Clinical and Quality Assurance/Performance Improvement (QAPI) Manager
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

9:45 a.m. Break

10 a.m. Effects of Anuria on the Urologic System
S. John Swanson, M.D., FACS
Chief of Transplant Surgery
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

11 a.m. Effects of Smoking on the Kidneys
Terina Williams, NP
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

11:30 a.m. The Interaction Between Renal Health and Sleep Health
Grace R. Denault, RPSGT, RST, CCSH
Director of Education
Academy of Sleep & Wellness

12:30 p.m. Lunch

1 p.m. Dialysis Post Transplant? Why? When? and How?
Stephanie Gilibert, M.D.
Medical Director
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

2 p.m. Risk Factors of a High BMI
Velma Scantlebury, M.D.
Associate Chief of Surgery
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

3 p.m. Marijuana: Big Drag or Reaching a New High?
Nadia Hellenga, Pharm D
Transplant Pharmacist
Kidney Transplant Program
Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE

4 p.m. Conclusion/Evaluations and Certificates