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Detailed program Thursday

Thursday, September 23, 2021            
16:00 – 21:30 CET


Opening

16:00 – 16:05Opening
Dr. Peter Branger, General Director Eurotransplant, The Netherlands
16:05 – 16:20Announcement and presentation of the winner of the Eurotransplant Jon van Rood
Award 2021
Prof. Dr. Markus Guba (Chair Council Medicine and Science) hands out the award

Liver meeting  

16:30 – 17: 45
Chair: Prof. Dr. Jacques Pirenne 

16:30 – 16:55Improving waitlist mortality by improved risk assessment
Dr. George Györi, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
16:55 – 17:20The Role of Liver Transplantation in the Management of Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure
Prof. Rajiv Jalan, University College London, United Kingdom
17:20 – 17:45Outcome after liver transplantation: More than just graft and patient survival
Dr. David Goldberg, MSCE, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine,
United States of America

Tissue Typing meeting 

16:30 – 17:45  
Chair: Dr. Sebastiaan Heidt 

16:30 – 16.50Overview EPT results
Ms. Yvonne Zoet, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands 
16:50 – 17:10Why do we need high resolution HLA typing, and what are the limitations during
deceased donor procedures?
Dr. Nils Lachmann,  Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
17:10 – 17:30Intermediate resolution HLA typing: the impact on virtual crossmatching
Dr. Gottfried Fischer, Medical University of Vienna, Austria 
17:30 – 17:45Towards the virtual crossmatch in Eurotransplant
Dr. Sebastiaan Heidt, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands 

Thoracic meeting 

16:30 – 18:00
Chair: Univ. Prof. Dr. Günther Laufer

Lung transplantation in post-COVID patients

16:30 – 16.45The Slovenian experience
Prof. Dr. Tomaž Štupnik, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Slovenia
16:45 – 17:00The Belgian experience
Prof. Dr. Laurens Ceulemans, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium
17:00 – 17:15The Austrian experience
Prof. Dr. Konrad Hötzenecker, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

DCD heart transplantation 

17:15 – 17:30The Belgian experience
Prof. Dr. Filip Rega, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium
17:30 – 17:45The Dutch experience
Prof. Dr. Niels van der Kaaij, University Medical Center Utrecht,
The Netherlands
17:45 – 18:00The Austrian experience
Prof. Dr. Andreas Zuckermann, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Break

17:45 – 18:45


General Assembly

18:45 – 20:45
Chair: Univ. Prof. Dr. Günther Laufer

18:45 – 18:50 Opening
18:50 – 19:20 Modernization of the IT-Landscape at Eurotransplant
Ben Furth MSc., Eurotransplant, The Netherlands
19:20 – 19:35 Report Registry: Size matters
Ms. Marieke van Meel, Eurotransplant, The Netherlands
19:35 – 19:45 Break
19:45 – 20:05 Report of the Chair of the Council of Medicine and Science
Prof. Dr. Markus Guba, Klinikum der Universität München, Germany
20:05 – 20:25 Report of the Chair of the Council of Administration
Bernadette Haase MSc., Dutch Transplantation Foundation (NTS), The Netherlands
20:25 – 20:45 Results voting
Dr. Peter Branger, General Director Eurotransplant, The Netherlands

Closing session

20:45 – 21:00
Dr. Peter Branger


Meet & greet the speakers

21:00 – 21:30
Ask your questions to the speakers and the directors.