Educational Course on Lung Transplant Rejection 

21 - 22 May 2024


Vienna University Hospital, Vienna, Austria

Vienna University Hospital, Vienna, Austria

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The Goal

The goal of the lung transplant rejection interactive course is to provide the latest trends and expert views on the treatment of lung BOS with GvHD and foster discussion between peers.


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Day 1 - 21 May 2024

Arrival of participants

20:00 – 20:15
Meeting at hotel lobby


Dinner with the faculty

Day 2 - 22 May 2024

09:00 – 09:10
Welcome and course goals introduction - Prof Peter Jaksch

09:10 – 09:55
Extracorporeal photopheresis in lung transplantation ‘how did we get there?’ a historic perspective from Zürich - Prof Christian Benden


09:55 – 10:10
Interactive discussion


10:10 – 10:30
Coffee break


10:30 – 11:15
Patient selection under times of changing definitions – the Hannover approach; Patient selection and treatment algorithm - Dr Mark Greer

11:15 – 11:30
Interactive discussion


11:30 – 12:15
Vienna experiences and future directions - Prof Peter Jaksch

12:15 – 12:30
Interactive discussion

12:30 – 13:30

13:30 – 14:30
Patient cases discussion- All


14:30 – 15:00
Final remarks and close - Prof Peter Jaksch

BOS: Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome, GvHD: Graft versus Host Disease, ECP: Extracorporeal Photopheresis


For this course, participants are required to submit one patient case for discussion 15 days in advance of the session.


All speakers are subject to contract.
This is a commercial programme run by Therakos (UK) Ltd, part of Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

This information is not intended for healthcare professionals based in the US and Canada.

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Prof Peter Jaksch
Prof Peter Jaksch

Head of Lung Transplant Unit, Vienna Medical Hospital, Vienna, Austria

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