Virtual school on lung transplantation – advanced level

17 Jun, 2021

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The virtual school on lung transplantation will provide state-of-the-art knowledge on a wide array of issues regarding lung transplantation. It will include innovative and interactive sessions such as pro/con debates or the study of cases from participants.

Throughout the advanced programme, participants will gain an insight into chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD), definition, phenotypes, and pathogenesis. Similarly, participants will learn about lymphoproliferative disease, other malignancies, non-heart-beating donors, and ex-vivo donor lung perfusion.

Course format

  • Lectures
  • Case discussion
  • Interactive workshops

Topics

  • CLAD definition, ClAD phenotypes, definition and pathogenesis
  • Lung transplantation in post-ARDS
  • Lymphoproliferative disease and other malignancies
  • Donation after circulatory death
  • Ex-vivo donor lung perfusion

Learning outcomes

Participants on this course will gain an advanced level knowledge on lung transplantation issues such as  CLAD, lymphoproliferative disease and other malignancies, donation after circulatory death and ex-vivo donor lung perfusion.

Course