Program

 

Day 1 

 
 13:00 PMRegistration and Welcome Coffee 
 14:00 PMOpening 
 Session 1:  Preparation for Transplantation 
 14:05 PMImmunology in Transplantations
Arjan Lankester
Leiden University, the Netherlands
 
 14:45 PMPre-Transplant Assessment of Infectious Diseases
Mary Slatter
The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals, United Kingdom
 
 15:10 PMUpdate on Donor-Related Infections
Michael Green
University of Pittsburgh, United States
 
 15: 35 PMImmunization in a Pre-Transplant Population
Klara Posfay-Barbe
University of Geneva, Switzerland
 
 16:00 PMDiscussion 
    
 16:15 PMCoffee Break 
    
 Session 2: Bacterial Infections in Pediatric Transplant
 
 16:45 PM

Antimicrobial Prophylactic Strategies Before and After Solid Organ Transplantation
Marian Michaels
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, United States

 
 17:05 PMManaging Emerging Multidrug Resistant Organisms in Transplant Patients
Anita Verma
King College Hospital, United Kingdom
 
 17:25 PMPrevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections in Transplant Patients: What You Should Know
Joshua Schaffzin
Cincinnati Children's Hospital, United States
 
 17:45 PMThe Real Life Situation: Clinical Case Presentation
Anita Verma
King College Hospital, United Kingdom

Rossitsa Rousseva
King College Hospital, United Kingdom

 
    
 18:15 PMWelcome Reception  
    
 19:00 PM

Workshop Dinner

 
    
 

Day 2 

 
 Session 3: Viral Infections in Pediatric Transplant
 
 08:30 AMEBV in Pediatric SOT
Upton Allen
SickKids Hospital, Canada
 
 08:55 AMCMV in Pediatric SOT: How the TTS Guidelines Apply to Children
Lara Danziger-Isakov
Cincinnati Children's Hospital, United States
 
 09:20 AMAdenovirus in Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Recipients
Caroline Lindemans
Princess Maxima Center & UMC Utrecht, the Netherlands
 
 09:45 AMChallenging Cases in Respiratory Viruses in Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Recipients
Janet Englund
Seattle Children's Hospital, United States
 
 10:10 AMDiscussion 
    
 10:20 AMCoffee Break 
    
 Session 4:  Fungal Infections in Pediatric Transplant
 
 10:50 AMEpidemiology and Risk Factors: Who is the Patient at Risk?
Adilia Warris
University of Exeter, United Kingdom
 
 11:15 AMFungal Diagnostics: How to Spot the Fungus
Paul Verweij
Radboud University, the Netherlands
 
 11:40 AMTreatment and Prophylaxis: How to Get Rid of the Fungus
Theo Zaoutis
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, United States
 
 12:05 PMClinical Case
Arnaud L'Huillier
University of Geneva, Switzerland
 
 12:30 PMDiscussion 
    
 12:40 PMLunch 
    
 Session 5: Prophylaxis and Treatment Options in Development
 
 13:40 PMVarious Industries will be invited to present on their pipeline developments 
 14:30 PMRound Table Discussion: What Does the Field Need for Prevention and Treatment of ID Infections in Transplant Patients 
 15:00 PMClosing Remarks 
    
 15:10 PMEnd of the Meeting