Recurrent and de novo Renal Disease
We are very pleased to announce the next interactive, online, webinar, ‘virtual classroom’ teaching modules from the Education Committee of The Transplantation Society.
This program is designed as an advanced curriculum in Renal Transplantation to be made available to members of TTS world wide free of charge. This curriculum will be administered through online webinars from June 2015 at monthly intervals. Experts on the key topics in the field of transplantation will present the interactive webinars. The courses will be designed incorporating the new learning and teaching techniques as described in the TTS Distinguished Educator course. The target audience for this series is doctors and trainees, who have a keen interest in advancing their knowledge in renal transplantation. This will enable them to practice the state-of-the-art medicine anywhere in the world. This series will be CME accredited and those who complete the entire series will be awarded the TTS Certificate in Advanced Renal Transplantation.
Nithya KrishnanCourse Co-Director
Consultant Transplant Nephrologist
University Hospital Coventry &
Warwickshire NHS Trust
Coventry, United Kingdom
Medhat AskarCourse Co-Director
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine & Director of Transplant Immunology
Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2016 - 10AM MONTREAL TIME (3PM OXFORD)
RECURRENT AND DE NOVO RENAL DISEASE
Prof. Anthony N. Warrens, MD, PhD
Dr. Nada Alachkar, MD
The online certificate site will be available the end of the day December 8, 2016 through February 8, 2017. After that date, the site will be removed and certificates will no longer be available. If you need a CME certificate, you must complete the evaluation and certificate process prior to that date; otherwise you will forfeit your credit for the course.
Anthony Warrens trained in Glasgow, Oxford and London and undertook a postdoctoral fellowship in Boston, USA. He is currently Dean for Education, Professor of Renal and Transplantation Medicine and Director of the Institute of Health Sciences Education at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London. He is also Honorary Consultant Nephrologist at Barts Health NHS Trust where he maintains an active clinical practice. He is a non-executive director of Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS University Trust and a member of the Human Tissue Authority. He is a past-President of the British Transplantation Society. His research interests include mechanisms of rejection and attitudes to organ donation in various communities. He is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
- Recurrent GN is the third most common cause of graft loss
- It becomes more important later after transplantation
- FSGS is the most common type and may respond to treatment
- MCGN/MPGN has very high rate of recurrence and poor prognosis
- Recurrent HUS has an especially poor outcome, depending on the underlying lesion
- Recurrence of membranous and IgA nephropathy is often indolent with good prognosis
- SLE and vasculitis have a low rate of recurrence
- De novo FSGS has a poor prognosis but other de novo lesions usually progress slowly
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Participants must complete pass the posttest with 80% or better and complete an evaluation form in order to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available.
Accreditation StatementThe Transplantation Society (TTS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation StatementThe Transplantation Society designates this enduring material activity for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Note for CME regarding Europeans
Mutual recognition of credits between the American Medical Association and the UEMS-European Accreditation Council for CME. See the link below for more information.
Note for CME regarding Canadians
See link below for the AMA agreement with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada regarding CME credit conversion.
Program Learning Objectives
- Identify, explain, analyze the key clinical and physiological concepts of kidney transplantation
- Be able to relate and apply the key concepts of kidney transplantation in the day-to-day clinical practice.
- Employ a systematic approach in responding to diverse clinical scenarios related to kidney transplantation.
- Formulate appropriate management plans for clinical scenarios kidney transplantation
- Develop and modify these skills to be able to contribute to the education and professional development of junior colleagues.
All faculty participating in the continuing medical education programs sponsored by The Transplantation Society are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation(s).We acknowledge the potential presence of limitations on information, including, but not limited to: data that represents ongoing research; interim analysis; preliminary data; unsupported opinion; or approaches to care that, while supported by some research studies, do not represent the only opinion or approach to care supported by research.
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The list below includes all individuals in control of content for this CME activity
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- Fellstrom et al 2005 Risk Factors for reaching renal endpoints in the assessment of Lescol in renal transplantation (ALERT) trial. Transplantation 79: 205-212
- Hariharan et al. 1999 Recurrent and de novo glomerular disease after renal transplantation. Transplantation 68: 635-641
- Briganti et al. 2002 Risk of renal allograft loss from recurrent glomerulonephritis. NEJM 347: 103-9
- Alasfar et al 2016 Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis recurrence after kidney transplantation: using the new classification. BMC Nephrology 17: 7
- Barbour and Gill 2015 Advances in the understanding of complement-mediated glomerular disease: implication for recurrence in the transplant setting. AJT 15: 312-9
- Matar et al. 2014 Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome recurrence after kidney transplantation Transplantation 98: 1205-12
- Ponticelli et al. 2014 De novo glomerular diseases after renal transplantation Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:1479-87
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