OnDemand Webinar-

 “Dude, where is my liver?” Is Cannabis a Barrier to Liver Transplantation? 

 

When:
Presented on Thursday, June 28, 2018
 
Continuing education credits available until:
Friday, June 28, 2019
 
Moderator/Speakers:

Andrea Tietjen- Moderator
Transplant Administrator & Data
Saint Barnabas Medical Center  
Livingston, NJ 

Gerald Scott Winder, MD- Speaker
Psychiatrist, Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Ann Arbor, MI

Speaker Biography Pending

Purpose /Goal:
This webinar will examine the clinical evidence of marijuana use on transplant outcomes, in liver transplant patients. A review of selection committee criteria, psychosocial and clinical impact and current legislation will be examined.
 
Target Audience:
Members of the donation and transplantation community serving diverse populations to include administrators, coordinators, physicians, nurses, surgeons, managers, quality improvement specialists, social workers, and other donation and transplantation center professionals and their colleagues.
 
Learning Objectives:
At the end of the webinar, participants should be able to:
  • Describe the changes in selection criteria related to legalization of marijuana.
  • Describe the clinical implications of marijuana usage, both pre and post transplant.
  • Explain ethical and legal consideration related to this evolving issue.
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OnDemand Recording - Available Until 6/28/2019 -“Dude, Where’s My Liver?” Is Cannabis a Barrier to Liver Transplantation?

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  • Friday June 28 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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