COVID-19 Organ Donation & Transplant Town Hall #5 – COVID Updates and Controversies

Overview

COVID-19 Organ Donation & Transplant Town Hall #5 – COVID Updates and Controversies

– Recorded Live on Monday, October 4th, 2021

– Organized by AOPO, AST, ASTS, CST, ESOT, ISHLT, NATCO, TTS/TID, and UNOS

 

Part 1: “COVID+ Donors”

– Moderated by Drs. Emily Blumberg & Luciano Potena

– “COVID-Positive Donors: the U.S. experience” with Dr. Ricardo La Hoz

– “COVID-Positive Donors: the Europe experience” with Dr. Paolo Grossi

 

Part 2: “Vaccines”

– Moderated by Drs. Deepali Kumar & Marcus Pereira

– “Two-dose mRNA vaccines – Breakthroughs” with Dr. Saima Aslam

– “Third Doses” with Dr. Atul Humar

– “Monoclonal antibodies and other ways to protect transplant patients” with Dr. Robin Avery

– “Serologic Testing – Pros and Cons” with Dr. Michael Ison

– “Mandating Vaccines

– Pros and Cons” with Lloyd Brown

 

Find more ASTS COVID-19 Educational Resources at: https://www.myast.org/covid-19-information