Barriers to Living Donor Liver Transplant: Waitlist Candidate Engagement
In this CME, Swaytha Ganesh, MD, discusses how to recognize and address barriers to increasing access to living donor liver transplant in the United States and work towards proposed solutions, describe the benefits of living donor liver transplant to patients and health care professionals, and explain the Living Donor Champion Program to patients who may be eligible for a living donor liver transplant.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize and address barriers to increasing access to living donor liver transplant in the United States and work towards proposed solutions.
- Describe the benefits of living donor liver transplant to patients and health care professionals.
- Explain the Living Donor Champion Program to patients who may be eligible for a living donor liver transplant.
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The University of Pittsburgh designates enduring material activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit[s]™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
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Release Date: 1/25/2023 | Last Modified On: 1/25/2023 | Expires: 1/25/2024