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Open Lecture for Citizens - "What's a Transplant?"

2016-1-16 (Sat) 14:00 - 17:00

Date and Time:

Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 14:00~17:00 (Doors open at 13:30)

Venue:

ABC Hall

1-1-30 Fukushima, Fukushima-ku, Osaka City

Overview

Part 1 - Lectures

1. "The Front Lines of Kidney Transplantation - What Patient with Kidney Failure Should Know"

ICHIMARU Naotsugu (Osaka University Hospital) 

2. "The Front Lines of Medical Transplantation - The Here and Now of Medical Transplantation in Japan"

FUKUSHIMA Norihide (National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

Part 2 - Performance by Transplant Patients

Part 3 - Open Forum "Let's Discuss Transplantation"

This lecture is free to attend.

Contact:

oosakakoukaikouza@jp.astellas.com
*For more information, please view the flyer for this seminar.

Detailed Agenda

MCs:

MIYOSAWA Yasushi (Broadcaster, Asahi Broadcasting Corporation), OHNO Satomi (Broadcaster, Asahi Broadcasting Corporation)

Guest:

SUZUKI Rira (Clinical psychologist, University of Tsukuba)

Opening Greeting:

Dr. KANAKURA Yuzuru (Director, Osaka University Hospital)

Part 1: Lectures - 14:05 ~ 15:05

Chairs:

Dr. NAKATANI Takeshi (Department of Transplantation, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Dr. OKUMURA Meinoshin (Department of Transplant Medicine, Osaka University Hospital)

1. "The Front Lines of Kidney Transplantation - What Patients with Kidney Failure Should Know"

ICHIMARU Naotsugu (Advanced Transplant Medicine, Osaka University)

2. "The Front Lines of Medical Transplantation - The Here and Now of Medical Transplantation in Japan"

FUKUSHIMA Norihide (Department of Transplantation, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

Part 2: Performance by Transplant Patients - 15:05~15:20

Part 3: Open Forum - 15:30~16:55

"Let's Discuss Transplantation"

• Which diseases require transplantation?
• How can one get a transplant?
• Life after transplantation (Will I get better? What's a rejection reaction? How about risk of infection?)
• What is organ donation?

Panelists (fields in italics):

(Heart) Dr. TODA Koichi (Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University)
(Heart) Dr. SEGUCHI Osamu (Department of Transplantation, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
(Lung) Dr. MINAMI Masato (General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University)
(Liver) Dr. EGUCHI Hidetoshi (Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka University)
(Pancreas) Dr. ASAOKA Tadafumi (Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka University)
(Kidney) Dr. ICHIMARU Naotsugu (Advanced Transplant Medicine, Osaka University)
(Small Intestine) Dr. UENO Takehisa (Pediatric Surgery, Osaka University)
SHIMIZU Satoko (Kansai Branch, Japan Organ Transplant Network)
HORI Yumiko (Transplantation Coordinator, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)
Transplant patients
Patients who received an auxiliary artificial heart

Closing

Dr. HASHIMOTO Nobuo (President, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center)

Date: 2016-1-16 (Sat) 14:00 - 17:00
Organizer: Committee for "What's a Transplant?"; Osaka University Hospital; National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center; ABC Radio; Astellas Pharma, Inc.
Sponsored: Osaka Prefecture; The Japan Society for Transplantation; Japan Transplant Recipients Organization; Japan Organ Transplant Network; Osaka Kidney Bank Foundation
Venue: ABC Hall (1-1-30 Fukushima, Fukushima-ku, Osaka City)
Registration: Registration is not required for this seminar.
Contact: "What's a Transplant?" Committee
oosakakoukaikouza@jp.astellas.com

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