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Industry Symposium
Improving organ transplant outcomes: A multidimensional perspective

Tuesday September 13, 2022 | 13:15 to 14:15
Room: A
Track: N/A

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Organized by Astellas


This symposium, sponsored by Astellas, will provide a multidimensional perspective on improving organ transplant outcomes in developing countries in a post-pandemic environment. Dr Oscar Imventarza of the Garrahan and Argerich Hospitals, Argentina will give an overview of the barriers to organ transplant in developing countries and discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the organ transplant landscape. International speakers, Professor Dirk Kuypers and Professor Teun van Gelder will outline management strategies in cost-constrained settings and provide practical advice for optimizing immunosuppression in organ transplant patients for better long-term outcomes. The panel will then be open to questions from the audience.


Prof. Oscar Imventarza, Argentina
Welcome and overview of transplant landscape in emerging countries after the pandemic

Prof. Teun Van Gelder, Netherlands
Optimizing immunosuppression management in cost conscious healthcare environments

Prof. Dirk Kuypers, Belgium
Strategies to improve long-term transplant outcomes with tacrolimus

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