8th FORT-MOHAN Foundation online training on Transplant Coordination
MOHAN Foundation in partnership with FORT (Fortis Organ Retrieval & Transplant) successfully organised the 8th FORT-MOHAN Foundation training on Transplant Coordination from 17th to 29th August 2020. The training was conducted online on the Zoom video conferencing platform given the COVID-19 pandemic. The previous seven trainings were held at Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI), Gurugram.
A total of 71 national and international delegates of diverse profiles such as transplant coordinators, doctors, nurses, social workers, dialysis technicians, people handling transplant patients, and students pursuing post-graduate studies from 15 states of India namely, Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Telangana, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and one each from Nepal and Spain attended the training.
A panel discussion was held on the last day. The panelists were Dr. Vasanthi Ramesh (Director, National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation), Dr. Sunil Shroff (Managing Trustee, MOHAN Foundation), Dr. Harsha Jauhari (Chairman & Sr. Consultant- Department of Renal Transplant Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital), Dr. Rahul Pandit (Senior Intensive Care Consultant & Director of Critical Care Medicine & ICU, Fortis Hospital, Mumbai), Dr. Ashish Sharma (Associate Professor-Department of Nephrology, PGIMER, Chandigarh) and Dr. Maria Gomez (Executive Director, DTI Foundation, Spain). The panel discussion was moderated by Dr. Avnish Seth (Director, FORT) and Dr. Sumana Navin (Course Director, MOHAN Foundation).
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- Keywords: FORT (Fortis Organ Retrieval & Transplant), Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) Gurugram, training on Transplant Coordination, Dr. Vasanthi Ramesh, PGIMER Chandigarh, DTI Foundation Spain