At a Glance
Planes, Drones and Automobiles: How Unmanned Aircraft May Be a Solution to the Organ Transport Challenges of COVID-19
Thursday, December 03, 2020, at 2:00pm – 3:00pm EST / 11:00am – 12:00pm PST
Purpose / Goal
During this webinar, we will explore innovations in transplantation that are expected to improve organ shipment and logistical practices, with a special emphasis on COVID-19.
At the end of the webinar, participants should be able to:
- Identify the current challenges of organ shipment and logistics.
- Describe the barriers associated with organ drone use.
- Explain why a touchless handoff system is required for transplantation.
- Summarize why local donor organ recovery is even more important during the COVID crisis.
Who Does This Benefit?
Members of the donation and transplantation community serving diverse populations to include administrators, coordinators, physicians, nurses, surgeons, managers, quality improvement specialists, social workers, and other donation and transplantation center professionals and their colleagues.