2016 Donation and Transplantation Symposium

Thank you for joining us, and other donation and transplantation professionals from Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Oregon, Montana and Washington, for a day of learning about the challenges and opportunities of donation in the patient care setting featuring national experts in the field. Below you will find slides from each of the meeting’s presenters. Please feel free to disperse these presentations within your hospital, or share the link to this page for educational purposes.

Laura van Delipskyphotornoot Lipsky, MSW

Founder & Director, Trauma Stewardship Institute

Seattle, Washington

 

 

 


s6Suzanne Falter

Donor mom, motivational speaker, writer

Oakland, California

Watch Suzanne’s  presentation: How Donating My Daughter’s Organs Saved My Life

 

 


chatburn_andrea-1Dr. Andrea Chatburn, DO, MA

Palliative Care Physician & Medical Director for Bioethics, Providence Health and Services

Spokane, Washington

Andrea’s  presentation: Improving the Donor Family’s Experience in Organ Donation

 

 


rosemary-timmermanRosemary Timmerman, DNP, RN, CCNS, CNNS-CSC-CMC

Clinical Nurse Specialist, Providence Alaska Medical Center

Anchorage, Alaska 

Rosemary’s  presentation: Brain Death Policies: Determining Death by Neurological Criteria

 

 


wade-liuWade Liu, BS, SCAMPI, PMP

Vice President & Product Development, Transplant Connect

Santa Monica, California 

Wade’s  presentation: A Look to the Future: Technological Solutions for Efficiency and Compliance

 


ari-cohenDr. Ari Cohen, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS

Head of Abdominal Transplant Surgery, Liver Transplant Surgeon, Surgical Director of the Kidney Transplant Program, Ochsner Health System

Santa Monica, California

Ari’s  presentation: The Trampoline Effect: Pictures of Life and Death-Part 1 Part 2

 


weiss-andrew-1Dr. Andrew Weiss, MD

Transplant Medical Director & Nephrologist, Virginia Mason Medical Center

Seattle, Washington

 

 

 

jorge-reyesDr. Jorge D. Reyes, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor of Surgery & Chief of the Division of Transplant Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center

Seattle, Washington

 

 

 

Andrew and Jorge’s presentation: Increasing Organ Utilization Through Qaulity Assurance and Process Improvement (QAPI) & Relational Coordination


sanchez_pabloDr. Pablo Sanchez, MD

Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center

Seattle, Washington

 

 

 

jason-smithDr. Jason Smith, MD

Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center

Seattle, Washington

 

 

 

Pablo and Jason’s presentation: Innovations in Organ Perfusion-Part 1 Part 2