Councils - Pulmonary Transplantation



Scientific Council on Pulmonary Transplantation



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UPCOMING COUNCIL MEETING:
Thursday, April 28, 2016, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
in the Washington Ballroom 2 of the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC, during the ISHLT 36th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions



APPROVED CORE COMPETENCY CURRICULUM DOCUMENT:

Pulmonary Transplantation (PDF)



HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE (HRQL) RESOURCES:

The resources below were developed by the ISHLT Pulmonary Transplantation Council QOL Workforce for clinicians and investigators alike. These resources aim to provide organized, up-to-date summaries of information focused on HRQL in lung transplantation.

HRQL AND LUNG TRANSPLANTATION:
An Annotated Bibliography PDF (2015 Update)

This annotated bibliography of peer-reviewed publications focused on HRQL in lung transplantation is organized by theme including:

I. Determinants of HRQL
II. Psychosocial factors in HRQL
III. Comparisons of HRQL before and after lung transplantation
IV. Long-term longitudinal studies of HRQL in lung transplant recipients
V. The effect of therapies and interventions on HRQL
VI. Instrument validation and methodology
VII. HRQL as a predictor of clinical outcomes
VIII.  Reviews and Editorials

ISHLT Instruments Used to Measure HRQL in Lung Transplantation PDF (2015 Update)
This table is an organized list of the HRQL, health status and utility instruments used in studies examining HRQL in lung transplantation.  In addition, links to the original manuscript that introduced each instrument and to the instrument webpage (if available) are provided.

ISHLT Targeted Additional HRQL Resources PDF
If you are aware of new articles or resources that are missing, please email jon.singer@ucsf.edu.



LINKS NEWSLETTER:

March 2016
October 2015
March 2015
August 2014
February 2014
October 2013
May 2013 - PULM TX Council Year in Review
February 2013
November 2011 (PDF)




OTHER LINKS:
  • 1-14-2015 Operating Board Conference Call Minutes (PDF)
  • Lung Transplantation Core Competency Curriculum (ISHLT LTx CCC) PDF
  • DCD Guidelines PDF

COUNCIL LEADERSHIP OPERATING BOARD
(Parentheses after name indicates year rotating off Board)


COUNCIL CHAIR:

Cynthia J. Gries, MD, MSc (2020)
Florida Hospital
Orlando, FL, USA
412-770-7636
Cynthia.Gries.MD@flhosp.org

Bio coming soon...

COUNCIL VICE CHAIR:

Ramsey R. Hachem, MD (2022)
Washington University School of Medicine
Barnes Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, MO, USA
rhachem@dom.wustl.edu

Bio coming soon...

COUNCIL PAST CHAIR:

Michael Mulligan, MD (2018)
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, Washington, USA
206-543-3093
msmmd@u.washington.edu

Dr. Michael S. Mulligan is an Endowed Professor in Lung Transplant Research, Chief of the Thoracic Surgery Section, Director of the Lung Transplant Program and Minimally Invasive Surgery Program as well as Director of the Cardiothoracic Research Laboratory at the University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, and one of the only surgeons in the Pacific Northwest who performs pulmonary endarterectomies for chronic pulmonary embolic disease. He organizes national courses in VATS lobectomy and critical care, and lectures internationally on lung transplantation and lung donor management. His laboratory has been consistently funded by the NIH and investigates mechanisms involved in acute lung transplant dysfunction. Dr. Mulligan attended medical school at the University of Connecticut. He completed his general surgery residency at Columbia Presbyterian in Noew York, NY and took time out during his residency for a two-year post doctoral research fellowship in the laboratory of Dr. Peter Ward at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He subsequently completed a heart and lung transplant fellowship at the University of Michigan, followed by a cardiothoracic residency at the University of Michigan and finally a general thoracic fellowship, also at the University of Michigan. During that final year in Ann Arbor, he traveled to San Diego to further study the diagnosis and treatment of Chronic Thromboembolic Hypertension.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS LIAISON:

Peter M. Hopkins, FRACP
The Prince Charles Hospital
Brisbane, AUSTRALIA
61-7-3350-8111
Peter_Hopkins@health.qld.gov.au

EDUCATION WORKFORCE LEADER:

Lorriana E. Leard, MD (2018)
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA
415-476-8287
lorriana.leard@ucsf.edu

Bio coming soon...
I2C2 WORKFORCE LEADER:

Lianne G. Singer, MD, FRCPC (2016)
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
416-340-4996
lianne.singer@uhn.on.ca

Lianne Singer, MD, FRCPC is Medical Director of the Toronto Lung Transplant Program at the University Health Network in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is also Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto. She completed medical school, Internal Medicine and Respirology training at the University of Toronto. She went on to do a Lung and Heart-Lung Transplantation Fellowship at Stanford University, and advanced training in clinical research at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Singer's research interests arise directly from her clinical focus in lung transplantation and include health-related quality of life assessment in advanced lung disease and lung transplantation, telemedicine in lung transplantation, and clinical trials.


STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES COMMITTEE WORKFORCE LEADER:

Peter M Hopkins, FRACP (2017)
The Prince Charles Hospital
Brisbane, AUSTRALIA
61-7-3350-8111
Peter_Hopkins@health.qld.gov.au

Dr Peter Hopkins is the Director of the Quensland Lung Transplant Service and Associate Professor with the School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane. Research interests include First in Man clinical trials of innovative bronchoscopic techniques of lung volume reduction and development of novel treatment strategies for interstitial lung disease. Executive positions are held with the Australian Lung Foundation (PIVOT and the Australian IPF Registry), Deputy Chair of the Lung Standing Committee Transplant Society of Australia and New Zealand, Convenor SIG Interventional Bronchoscopy Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand and National Examiners Panel Royal Australian College of Physicians.


QUALITY OF LIFE WORKFORCE LEADER:

Jonathan P Singer, MD MS
UC San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA
415-235-9921
jon.singer@ucsf.edu

Bio coming soon....

Workforce Members: PDF


LINKS NEWSLETTER ASSOCIATE EDITOR:

TBD









LIAISONS TO OTHER COUNCILS:

BSTR COUNCIL LIAISON:

Joshua M Diamond, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA
610-789-2534
joshua.diamond@uphs.upenn.edu

Bio coming soon...

JFTC LIAISON:

Joshua J Mooney, MD (2019)
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, USA
562-382-3184
jjmooney@stanford.edu

NHSAH COUNCIL LIAISON:

Tara R Fuller
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX, USA
940-447-4706
taraliston@mac.com

Bio coming soon...

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