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Resident Leader: Mike Plietz
Faculty Reviewer: Dr. Tabriazian
SG 1: Kacey, Dan Bitner
SG 2: Stewart, Alycia
SG 3: Chris, Stephen

SCORE topics (Year 2/2):

  • Organ Donors and Selection Criteria

  • Organ Preservation

  • Post-Transplant Malignancies

  • Hepatic Failure and Hepatorenal Syndrome

SCORE procedure (Year 2/2):

  • Live Transplantation

Small group topics:

  • Junior: indications and contraindications for liver and kidney transplantation

  • Senior: anatomic overview of OLT, kidney transplant, kidney/panc transplant

Large Group Activity:

  • Questions/Cases

Assigned Reading:

Junior level chapters

  • Sabiston Ch 24, 25, 26

  • Greenfield Ch 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40

 Senior level chapters

  • Mastery Ch 9

  • Cameron’s: Liver Transplantation, Transplantation of the Pancreas, Islet Allotransplantation for Diabetes

Reminder! The following “off-year” topics are NOT being covered but you should review for the ABSITE!


SCORE topics (Year 1/2):

  • Components of the Immune System

  • Immune Response to Injury and Infection

  • Transplant Immunology

  • Surgery and Surgical Conditions in Immunocompromised Hosts

  • Renal Transplantation

  • Live Donor Nephrectomy

Earlier Event: November 1
Pituitary, Adrenal, Endocrine
Later Event: November 8
Pre-Interview Social