Islet Transplantation

Introduction

History of Islet transplantation
Camillo Ricordi
United States
Bio
Islet transplant activity. CITR Data
Bernhard J. Hering
United States
Bio
Why do we need beta cell replacement when there is insulin?*
Pratik Choudhary
United Kingdom
Bio

Recipient Selection

Indications for Beta-cell Replacement in T1D*
Eelco de Koning
The Netherlands
Bio
Recipient selection/work-up for Islet or Pancreas transplantation*
Thierry Berney
Switzerland
Bio
Islet transplantation in non-uremic non-type 1 DM patients
Laurence Kessler
France
Bio
Indications and Evaluation for Islet auto-transplantation in Chronic Pancreatitis
Melena Bellin
United States
Bio
Indications and Evaluation for Islet auto-transplantation with Pancreatic Neoplasms
Axel Andres
Switzerland
Bio

Donor Issues

Donor selection for islet transplantation
Piotr Witkowski
United States
Bio
Islet transplantation from DCD donors
James Markmann
United States
Bio
Introduction to Pancreas and Islets allocation models*
Silke Niederhaus
United States
Bio

Peri-operative issues

Donor surgery for pancreas and islet transplantation*
Ty Dunn
United States
Bio
The Islet Isolation Lab
Hanne Scholz
Norway
Bio
Islet isolation techniques
Tom Kay
Australia
Bio
Islet Delivery Techniques
James Shapiro
Canada
Bio
Procedural Complications following Islet Transplantation
Paul Johnson
United Kingdom
Bio
Peri-Infusion Management of Islet Transplantation
Anna Lam
Canada
Bio
Surgical Techniques for TPIAT
Srinath Chinnakotla
United States
Bio

Immunological aspects and long-term follow-up

Immunosuppression protocols in islet transplantation
Rodolfo Alejandro
United States
Bio
Medium and long-term monitoring after islet transplantation
Marie-Christine Vantyghem
France
Bio
Diagnosis and treatment of islet graft rejection
Michiel Nijhoff
The Netherlands
Bio
Supplemental islet infusions and islet re-transplantation
Peter Senior
Canada
Bio

Outcomes

Definition of allograft graft function and failure in pancreas and islet transplantation*
Michael Rickels
United States
Bio
Outcome measures of immunologic mechanisms*
Peter Stock
United States
Bio
Long term outcomes of islet transplantation
Francois Pattou
France
Bio
Recurrence of autoimmunity in islet transplantation
Bart Roep
United States
Bio
Impact of islet transplantation on secondary complications of DM
Antonio Secchi
Italy
Bio

Other Beta-cell replacement strategies*

Artificial pancreas and closed loop delivery systems
Yogish Kudva
United States
Bio
Stem cells as a source of insulin producing cells
Tim Kieffer
Canada
Bio
Gene Therapy
Hans Sollinger
United Kingdom
Bio
Islet immunoisolation
Barbara Ludwig
Germany
Bio
Islet Xenotransplantation
Phil O'Connell
Australia
Bio

What does the future hold*

Early Immune Intervention for Beta-cell Preservation in Type 1 Diabetes
Bart Keymeulen
Belgium
Bio

* This talk/session is included in both curriculum.