Date : Thursday September 29th, 2016
Time : 7:15 - 8:15
Location : Regency E Room, Hyatt Regency St.Louis at the Arch, 315 Chestnut St
Fee : This event is open and free to all participants attending the 42nd Annual ASHI Meeting

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.


"Why Sex and Gender Matter in Transplantation Research"

 

Guest Speaker: West Lori 2016

LORI J. WEST, MD, DPHIL, FRCPC

Dr. West is a clinician-scientist at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada, where she is Professor of Pediatrics, Surgery and Immunology and Interim Director of the Alberta Transplant Institute. She also serves as Director of the recently launched Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP).

Guest Speaker: Elaine-Reed-20150922

ELAINE REED, PHD

Dr. Elaine F. Reed is Professor of Pathology at the University of California, Los Angeles and Director of the UCLA Immunogenetics Center.  She directs the research and clinical activities of the UCLA Immunogenetics Center and serves as Vice Chair of Research Services for the Department of Pathology.