14:00 – 14:10 – Welcome and Introductory Remarks
14:10 – 14:25 – Presentation and Discussion: Xenografts, ghost organs, human-porcine hybrids: the (possible) future of organ transplantation
Dr. Ian Rogers
Join us for this exciting presentation and open discussion on the possibilities of transplantation in the (near?) future.
14:25 – 14:35 – Q&A
14:35 – 14:50 – Mental Health in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis who Undergo Lung Transplant
Shannon Wright and Shilpa Raju*
A CDTRP 2019 Innovation Grant winner, we will listen to Shannon Wright as she explains the mental health project involving lung transplant recipients and Shilpa Raju, a lung recipient and CDTRP Patient, Family Donor Research Partner.
14:50 – 14:55 – Q&A
14:55 – 15:15 – Balancing Patient Expectations and Clinician Needs in Research
Nancy Mason MacLellan, Kate Chong* and Caroline Wong
There’s a fine-tuned balance between expectations and outcomes or needs in research projects; the session will discuss engagement on both levels.
15:15 – 15:20 – Break
15:20 – 16:30 – Audience Discussion: Next Priorities in Research as per Patient, Family and Donor Research Partners
Hans Vorster*, Kristi Coldwell*, Dr. Mélanie Dieudé, David Hartell, Dr. Allison Mah and Dr. Karthik Tennankore
This final session will be devoted to presenting new and exciting projects, as well as listening to the audience suggestions for next steps in research. Bring your suggestions!
*Patient, Family and Donor Representative