Date : Friday July 10th, 2015
Time : 13:30 to 15:00
Location : Chicago 8, Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers 301 E North Water Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Fee : This event is open and free to all participants attending ILTS 2015 (Doctors, Scientists, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Coordinators, Technicians, etc.)

Overview :

The TTS Women in Transplantation initiative has been set up to provide support and guidance to future generations of transplant professionals. Our Networking Events are an interesting and unique opportunity for women to make contact with others in the same field.


 

Guest Speaker: Baker-Talia-MD

TALIA BAKER, MD

Dr. Talia Baker is the Director of the Living Donor Liver Transplant Program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Associate Professor of Surgery in the Comprehensive Transplant Center at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.

Guest Speaker: Jennifer-C-Lai

JENNIFER C. LAI, MD

Dr. Jennifer C. Lai is a general/transplant hepatologist on faculty as Assistant Professor at the University of California, San Francisco.  She is the principal investigator of the NIH-funded Functional Assessment in Liver Transplantation (FrAILT) Study.

Guest Speaker: Nancy-Man-Kwan

NANCY K. MAN, MD

Dr. Nancy K. Man is currently a Professor of Department of Surgery, the University of Hong Kong. Prof Man is currently the Deputy Editor (Basic Science) of Transplantation and Associate Editor of Liver Transplantation.

Moderator:

ascher nancyNANCY L. ASCHER, MD, PhD

Nancy L. Ascher MD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Isis Distinguished Professor in Transplantation and Leon Goldman, MD Distinguished Professor in Surgery at the UCSF Department of Surgery has devoted her career to organ transplantation and transplantation research.

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