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March 21-22, 2019

The Hilton Birmingham at UAB (formerly the DoubleTree)
Birmingham, Alabama

The UAB Xenotransplantation team – including Guerard Byrne, Ph.D.; David K.C. Cooper, M.D., Ph.D.; Christopher McGregor, M.B., F.R.C.S., M.D. (Hon.) and Joseph Tector, M.D., Ph.D. – is extremely excited to host a two-day xenotransplantation conference, Pathways to Clinical Xenotransplantation, March 21-22, 2019, at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB (formerly the DoubleTree). Our team has invited a number of experts on topics related to xenotransplantation to this event in order to provide their valuable insight and participate in discussions regarding the future of xenotransplantation.

The conference will feature the following guest speakers:

  • David Ayares, Ph.D.
  • Jay Fishman, M.D.
  • Jon Friedman, M.D.
  • Stanley Jordan, M.D.
  • James Kirklin, M.D.
  • Stuart Knechtle, M.D.
  • Karl Kraebber
  • Jayme Locke, M.D.
  • Robert Montgomery, M.D.
  • Matthew Tector, Ph.D.
  • Lori West, M.D.

View the full program agenda.

The University of Alabama School of Medicine designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institute.

Registration is free for UAB faculty, staff and trainees, depending on ticket availability. CME credit has been applied for.

Online registration is open!

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To reserve hotel rooms, guests can do so online here or call the reservation line at 1-800-445-8667 and ask for the UAB rate. The UAB rate is $121 per night and will be offered as long as the hotel has availability.