Transplanting Kidneys, Transforming Lives: The 29th Annual Transplant Surgeon Designee Symposium for  Chronic Kidney Disease Professionals

Thursday April 4, 2019


Iplay America Event Center

110 Shanck Road

Freehold, NJ, 07728

Click here to learn more and register by Monday, March 25, 2019

This symposium is designed to provide the necessary knowledge and skills for renal health care professionals who wish to broaden their knowledge of kidney and pancreas transplantation as a treatment modality for their CKD patients. It is specifically designed for dialysis nurses, patient care technicians, dialysis social workers and dietitians.

The symposium will also provide initial and recertification for transplant surgeon designees. Nurses and social workers will be certified as transplant surgeon designees. 

Contact Hours

For Nurses

This continuing nursing activity was approved by American Nephrology Nurses’ Association – Approver an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation for 6.25 contact hours.

For PCTs

This activity has been submitted to NANT, National Association of Nephrology Technicians /Technologists for approval to award contact hours to patient care technicians.

For Social Workers

For information about continuing education credits for social workers please contact Christina Psathas at

For Dietitians

This program has been approved for a total of 6.0 CPEUs by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the Credentialing Center’s agency for the American Dietetic Association.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Christina Psathas

Transplant Outreach Coordinator

Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center / 973.322.2285

Iplay America Event Center

110 Schanck Road

Freehold, NJ 07728

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