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LifeLink of Georgia Organ Donation Summit

November 9, 2018 @ 12:00 am

LifeLink of Georgia will host an Organ Donation Summit for Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers on November 9, 2018. This event is open to critical care physicians and advance practice providers from hospitals in our LifeLink of Georgia service area.

Agenda Topics

  • Challenges in brain death testing
  • Severe brain injury guidelines
  • Managing kidney function in acute brain injury
  • Updates in transplantation
  • Difficult Conversations: The art of sharing bad news

Keynote Speaker:


Thomas A. Nakagawa, MD, FAAP
Professor Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine





Speaker Highlights:

  • Carlos Zayas, MD, Medical Director, Transplant Nephrology, Augusta University Medical Center
  • Wendy Wright, MD, Chief of Neurology and Medical Director of the Neuroscience Critical Care Unit, Emory University
  • Charles Richart, MD, Director Trauma Medicine, Northeast Georgia Medical Center
  • Joanne Kuntz, MD, Director of Palliative Medicine, Emory University
  • Jon Hundley, MD, Surgical Director of Kidney and Pancreas, Multi-Organ Transplant Surgeon, Piedmont Transplant

Registration for this event is free and includes light breakfast and lunch as well as CME credits.


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November 9, 2018
12:00 am

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