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Course Directors

Sanchez Amber P. Sanchez, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Medical Director, Apheresis Program
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Isagani I. Marquez, Jr., RN, MSN, QIA
Administrative Nurse Manager II
Apheresis Program
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
David M. Ward, MD, FRCP, HP (ASCP)
Emeritus Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Founder, Apheresis Program
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
 

Program Committee

admanskiJill Adamski, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Transfusion Medicine
Mayo Clinic Hospital
Phoenix, Arizona

benador Nadine M. Benador, MD
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Medical Director
Pediatric Dialysis and Apheresis
Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego
San Diego, California

Cunard Robyn Cunard, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Hofmann Jan C. Hofmann, MD, MPH, MSc
Clinical Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine
BCP-UCSF Transfusion Medicine Program
UCSF School of Medicine
Associate Medical Director
Apheresis Services, FMC-NA
Department of Medicine
California Pacific Medical Center
San Francisco, California
kopko Patricia M. Kopko, MD
Professor
Department of Pathology
Director
Transfusion Services
Associate Director
Immunogenetics and Transplantation Laboratory
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Eileen Lischer, MA, BSN, RN, CNN
Administrative Nurse Manager IV
Apheresis Program
Nurse Manager
Acute Dialysis
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Shah Mita M. Shah, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
 

UC San Diego Faculty

*These individuals will be leading the workshops and/or a Breakfast with the Expert session and will not be presenting during the general didactic sessions

Lousany Abero, BSN, RN*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program
Linda Awdishu, PharmD, MAS
Associate Professor
Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Richard Bandejas, BSN, RN*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program
benador

Nadine M. Benador, MD
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Medical Director
Pediatric Dialysis and Apheresis
Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego

Marian Cabandong, BSN*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program
Cunard

Robyn Cunard, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Andrew Gayap, RN*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program
Anita Ihasz-Davis*
Apheresis Program Coordinator
Bethany E. Karl, DO
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
kopko

Patricia M. Kopko, MD
Professor
Department of Pathology
Director
Transfusion Services
Associate Director
Immunogenetics and Transplantation Laboratory

Jade M. Kozuch, PharmD, BCPS
Dialysis and Solid Organ Transplant Pharmacist

Isagani I. Marquez, Jr., RN, MSN, QIA
Administrative Nurse Manager II
Apheresis Program

Jerel Malong, RN, QIA*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program

Elaine O'Reilly, RN, OCN
Transplant Coordinator
Moores Cancer Center

Daniel Patiag, BSN, CNN*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program

Erin Reid, MD
Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology-Oncology

 

Elaine Rodil-Cadapan, RN, QIA*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program

Sanchez Amber P. Sanchez, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Medical Director, Apheresis Program

ShahMita M. Shah, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Grace Testerman, RN, QIA*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program

ShahThuan Tran, BSN, CNN, QIA*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program

Yun Yang, RN*
Clinical Nurse, Apheresis Program

Peter Yorgin, MD
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Clinical Director of Pediatric Nephrology
Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego
ward David M. Ward, MD, FRCP, HP (ASCP)
Emeritus Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Founder, Apheresis Program
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California

Visiting Faculty

Jill Adamski, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Transfusion Medicine
Mayo Clinic Hospital
Phoenix, Arizona

Anderson

Christina (Chrissy) Anderson, RN, BSN, HP (ASCP), QIA
Associate Director, bluebird bio
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Non Accredited, Special Presentation. Saturday at 8:00 am

Rasheed A. Balogun, MBBS, FACP, FASN, HP (ASCP)
Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Renal Unit and Extracorporeal Therapies (Apheresis) Program
Division of Nephrology
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
Keith Berman, MPH, MBA
Health Industry Consultant
Health Research Associates
Altadena, California
Donna Braun, RN, BSN, CNN
Core Charge Nurse, Inpatient Dialysis
St. Cloud Hospital
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Caitlin E. Carter, MD
Internist and Pediatrician
Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego
Scripps Health
La Jolla, California
Laura Connelly Smith, MBBCh, DM
Assistant Professor
Division of Hematology
University of Washington
Assistant Member
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Assistant Medical Director
Apheresis and Cellular Therapy
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Seattle, Washington
Larry Cowgill, DVM
Professor
Department of Medicine and Epidemiology
University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
Associate Dean
Southern California Clinical Programs
Director
University of California Veterinary Medical Center-San Diego
Davis, California
Christine Fernandez, RN, MSN, OCN
Independent Consultant
Golden, Colorado
Alicia Garcia, RN, HP(ASCP)CM
Apheresis Manager and Clinical Coordinator
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals
Oakland, California
HofmannJan C. Hofmann, MD, MPH, MSc
Clinical Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine
BCP-UCSF Transfusion Medicine Program
UCSF School of Medicine
Associate Medical Director
Apheresis Services, FMC-NA
Department of Medicine
California Pacific Medical Center
San Francisco, California
HofmannThomas E. Ichim, PhD
Principle of Immune Advisors
San Diego, California
Carl H. June, MD
Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
HofmannWolfgang Ries, MD
Head of Department of Nephrology
Vice-Director of Internal Medicine
DIAKO Hospital
Flensburg, Germany
RosenfeldJeffrey Rosenfeld, MD, PhD, FAAN
Professor and Associate Chairman
Department of Neurology
Director, Neuromuscular ALS/MND Program
Director, The Center for Restorative Neurology
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Loma Linda, California
 



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