The challenges of kidney transplantation: 50 years later

  • Lithuania celebrates 50 years of kidney transplantation
  • Event place: Hotel „Crowne Plaza”, M.K. Čiurlionio str. 84, Vilnius
  • Event date: February 18, 2020

Organizers

Program

10:00 – 11:00 Registration 
11:00 – 12:00Leadership in transplantationF. Jankevičius, Vilnius
University Hospital
Santaros Klinikos;

I. Segalovičienė
, Adviser
to the President of the
Republic of Lithuania;

A. Veryga
, Minister of
Health of the Republic of
Lithuania;

A. Kubilienė
, Chair,
Committee on Health
Affairs of the Seimas of the
Republic of Lithuania;

R. Jurkevičius
, Director
general, The Hospital of
Lithuanian University of
Health Sciences Kauno
klinikos;

A. Bagotyrius
, Director,
National Transplant
Bureau;

A. Degutytė
, President,
Lithuanian Association
Gyvastis
12:00 – 12:10Kidney transplantation: very beginningsB. Dainys
12:10 – 12:40Advancing transplantation: new questions, new possibilities

M. Miglinas, Vilnius University, Santaros Klinikos, Vilnius and

I. Bumblytė, Lithuanian Health Sciences University, Kaunas

12:40 – 12:55Surgical developments in kidney transplantation in VilniusA. Želvys, Vilnius University, Santaros Klinikos
12:55 – 13:10Kidney transplantation in LatviaI. Ziedina, Riga Stradins University, Riga, Latvia
13:10 – 13:25Kidney transplantation in EstoniaV. Pall, Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia
13:25 – 14:25Lunch 
16:25-18:15 Chairs: Prof. M. Miglinas, Assoc. Prof. A. Želvys
14:25-14:55Scandiatransplant: opportunities for highly immunized kidney recipients and future vision

K. A. Jørgensen,

Scandiatransplant,

Aarhus, Denmark

14:55-15:25Surgical challenges in kidney transplantR. M. Langer, ESOT, EKITA, Linz, Austria
15:25-15:55Transplant choices for the patient with diabetesT. G. Jenssen, University Hospital of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
15:55-16:25Coffee break 
16:25-18:15 Chairs: Prof. A. Jankauskienė, Assoc. Prof. A. Čekauskas
16:25-16:55Personalized immunosuppressionD. Hesselink, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
16:55-17:25aHUS and kidney transplantationA.Hertig, Pitié Salpêtrière
Hospital, Sorbonne
University, Paris
17:25-17:55Transplantation tolerance

A. Massart, Antwerp

University, Antwerp, Belgium

17:55-18:15Discussion, closing remarks 

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