09:00 Welcome

Relevance of novel immunologic mechanism in

allograf rejection

Chair Prof. Dr. H.-J. Anders, Prof. Dr. M. Guba

09:10 Humoral mechanisms in allograft rejection

Prof. Dr. Duska Dragun, Berlin, Germany

09:40 Role of complement in allograft rejection

Prof. Dr. Steven H. Sacks, London, UK

10:10 Stem cell therapy to modulate renal transplant


Ralf Huss, Munich, Germany

10:40 Coffe break

Novel concepts to ensure allograft function

Chair Prof. Dr. B. Meiser, Prof. Dr. J. Werner

11:10 New-Onset Diabetes after Transplantation

Prof. Dr. Markus Säemann, Vienna, Austria

11:40 Targeting B cells in late allograft rejection

Prof. Dr. Georg Boehmig, Vienna, Austria

12:10 Transplant biopsy beyond light microscopy

PD Dr. Michael Mengel, Edmonton, Canada

13:20 Lunch and Meet-the-professor session

Living-Donor - Follow up

Chair PD Dr. M. Stangl, Dr. U. Schoenermarck

14:20 Is it worth the risk to increase the donor pool

by desensitization?

PD Dr. Antje Habicht, Munich, Germany

14:50 SOLKID - a new donor registry

Prof. Dr. Barbara Suwelack, Muenster, Germany

15:20 Psychosocial aspects of living kidney donation

Prof. Dr. Ingela Fehrman-Ekholm, Stockholm,


15:50 Who should not receive a living kidney


Prof. Dr. Michael Fischereder, Munich, Germany

16:30 Coffee Break

17:00 Plenary discussion and meet the professor


18:30 Summary and end


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