Transplant for Colorectal Liver Mets

May 18, 2022

LIVESTREAM (Virtual)

HOUSTON METHODIST J.C. WALTER JR. EDUCATIONAL SERIES

Presented by the Sherrie and Alan Conover Center for Liver Disease & Transplantation

Fees

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist (HM) employeeFree 
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)$35  
Physician (Private physician outside the Greater Houston Area)Free
Resident / Fellow Free
Allied Health Professional / All OthersFree

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the best medical management protocols of patients with colorectal liver metastasis. 
  • Explain the challenges of liver transplantation, including its effects on patients with history of colorectal liver metastasis. 
  • Recognize the importance of liver transplantation as an emerging treatment for patients with colorectal liver metastasis.
  • Describe social implications for patients with colorectal liver metastasis who may undergo liver transplantation.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 1.00 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

  • 1.00 Social Work
    The program has been approved for 1.00 CE contact hours for Social Workers through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.
  • 1.00 Transplant Coordinators
    The American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC) has assigned the following Continuing Education Points for Transplant Certification (CEPTCs) to the following Houston Methodist Transplant Center educational program: Transplant for Colorectal Liver Mets | Fri, 05/06/2022 - 9:00am | 1.00 Category 1 CEPTCs
Course opens: 
05/06/2022
Course expires: 
06/25/2022
Event starts: 
05/18/2022 - 5:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
05/18/2022 - 6:00pm CDT
Cost:
$35.00
LIVESTREAM (Virtual)

 

 

Maen Abdelrahim, MD, PhD, B Pharm 1, 2, 4
Gastrointestinal Medical Oncologist
Associate Professor of Medicine in Oncology, Academic Institute, Houston Methodist, Weill Cornell Medical College
Dr. Maen Abdelrahim is a gastrointestinal medical and transplant oncologist who takes care of patients with upper and lower GI tract malignancies in addition to pancreatic, liver, colorectal, and bile duct cancers. Dr. Abdelrahim is also the medical director of Cockrell Center for Advanced Therapeutics, where he is leading a Phase I Program at Houston Methodist Hospital and Houston Methodist Cancer Center. He is a principal investigator on multiple early and late-phase clinical trials with focus on chemotherapy, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy in solid malignancies. Dr. Abdelrahim completed pharmacy training followed by PhD graduate work in pharmacology and toxicology. His research focused on developing new mechanism-based drugs for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancers.


Ashish Saharia, MD, FACS1, 2, 3
Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgeon
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Academic Institute, Houston Methodist, Weill Cornell Medical College
Dr. Ashish Saharia is the Director of Liver Transplantation at the Houston Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center. Dr. Saharia has special interest in patients with liver, colorectal, pancreatic, and bile duct cancers. He has extensive expertise and has published papers on solid organ transplantation, pancreatic cancer, intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma, and hepatocellular carcinoma.


MODERATOR: Ashton Connor, MD, PhD, FRCSC1, 2
Abdominal Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgeon, Houston Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center
Houston Methodist Hospital
Ashton Connor is a scientist and abdominal transplant and hepatobiliary surgeon at Houston Methodist Hospital. Dr. Connor’s current research interests include the application of data science and genomics to the study of oncology and immunology.

 

1 Sherrie and Alan Conover Center for Liver Disease & Transplantation
2 Houston Methodist Dr. Mary and Ron Neal Cancer Center
3 Houston Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center
4 Underwood Center for Digestive Disorders at Houston Methodist

 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 1.00 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

  • 1.00 Social Work
    The program has been approved for 1.00 CE contact hours for Social Workers through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.
  • 1.00 Transplant Coordinators
    The American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC) has assigned the following Continuing Education Points for Transplant Certification (CEPTCs) to the following Houston Methodist Transplant Center educational program: Transplant for Colorectal Liver Mets | Fri, 05/06/2022 - 9:00am | 1.00 Category 1 CEPTCs

Price

Cost:
$35.00
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Fees

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist (HM) employeeFree 
Physician (non-HM located within the Greater Houston Area)$35  
Physician (non-HM located outside the Greater Houston Area)Free
Resident / Fellow (non-HM located within the Greater Houston Area)Free
Resident / Fellow (non-HM located outside the Greater Houston Area)Free
Allied Health Professional / All OthersFree