Planes, Drones, and Automobiles: How Unmanned Aircrafts may be a Solution to the Organ Transport Challenges of COVID-19

When:
Thursday, December 3, 2020
2:00pm-3:00pm ET/ 11:00am - 12:00pm PT         

Purpose/Goal:

During this webinar, we will explore innovations in transplantation that are expected to improve organ shipment and logistical practices, with a special emphasis on COVID-19.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the webinar, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the current challenges of organ shipment and logistics.
  • Describe the barriers associated with organ drone use.
  • Explain why a touchless handoff system is required for transplantation.
  • Summarize why local donor organ recovery is even more important during the COVID crisis.

Moderator/Speakers:

  • Joseph R. Scalea, MD
  • Gina Dunne Smith (Moderator)
  • Fady Nasrallah (Moderator)

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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.

Continuing Education:
CEPTC - The Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance is offering 1.0 Category I CEPTC credit from the American Board for Transplant Certification. Certified clinical transplant and procurement coordinators and certified clinical transplant nurses seeking CEPTC credit must complete the evaluation form within 30 days of viewing the recording.

Nursing - The Organ Donation and Transplantation Alliance is offering 1.0 hour of continuing education credit for this offering, approved by The California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17117. 

 

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Webinar - Planes, Drones, and Automobiles: How Unmanned Aircrafts may be a Solution to the Organ Transport Challenges of COVID-19

  • Thursday Dec 03 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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