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Ask The Experts at Banner Phoenix 2018

August 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Program Details

DATE: August 16, 2018
TIME: 5:00pm – 8:30pm
LOCATION: Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix
Amphitheater Lower Level 2
1111 E McDowell Rd Phoenix, AZ 85006

Parking is available in the garage connected to the hospital (main entrance). Parking validations will be handed out during event. Valet Parking also available at main entrance for a fee.

It’s that time of year again! Join us for Banner’s annual Ask The Experts patient educational program where attendees will have a live interactive experience with the Liver Transplant Team from Banner University Medicine Transplant Institute! Learn about Nutrition & Physical Functions as Transplant Dietitians relay what it means for liver disease patients. Listen in on Current Developments in Liver Disease & Transplantation as the Banner Transplant Physician Panel presents updates and hosts an open discussion with the audience. This event is FREE and open to the general public.

AGENDA
5:00 – 5:30pm
Registration, Light Refreshments, & Vendor Displays

5:30 – 6:00pm
Welcome & Introductions

6:00 – 7:00pm
Nutrition and Physical Function: What it Means for Liver Disease Patients Kay Atkins, MS, RDN & Hannah Norris, RDN, CSR

7:00 – 7:30pm BREAK

7:30 – 8:30pm
Current Developments in Liver Disease and Transplantation
Open Discussion/Q & A with BUMCP Physician Panel:
Christian Cornelius, MD, PsychiatristShivang Mehta, MD, Transplant Hepatologist
Anil Seetharam, MD, Transplant Hepatologist
Mark Wong, MD, Consultant in Hepatology
Jeffrey Brink, MD, Transplant Surgeon

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Date:
August 16
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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