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Connect and Learn Kidney Transplant Forum

An event for all post kidney transplant patients / caregivers / support persons

Connect and Learn Symposium

All University Health Network and St. Michael's patients welcome!

April 13, 2018. 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Rm 240/241, 209 Victoria St., Toronto (map)

9:30 - 10 a.m. Registration and light refreshments
10 a.m. Opening remarks
Galo Meliton, RN (MC); Dana Whitham, clinical leader/manager
10:05 a.m. What’s new in diabetes care?
Tess Montada-Atin, NP, CDE
10:50 a.m. Break
11 a.m. Getting Involved and Giving Back
Galo Meliton, Maryjo Vradis, Helen Sklarz, Rosa Militano
11:30 p.m. Lunch / meet and mingle
12:15 p.m. Patient panel: transplant through the years
1:15 p.m. Research: it’s your choice
St. Michael’s Kidney Research Team
2 p.m. What shots do I need? Vaccination 101 for transplant recipients and caregivers
Sarah Mattock, RN; Galo Meliton, RN; Fernanda Shamy, RN
2:30 p.m. Wrap up and evaluation

Presentation slides from Nov. 3 2017 forum