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2021 Virtual TNT
We have an exciting morning planned for the Georgia Transplant Foundation's 2021 Virtual Trends iN Transplant (TNT) conference and we hope you will join us!

Conference sessions include organ-specific transplant updates and information from physicians and healthcare experts; Faces of Hope speakers sharing their personal stories of hope and encouragement; and a special keynote presentation from transplant surgeon, Dr. Steven Potter.

Updates in transplantation speakers, include: Dr. Sharon Graves (kidney); Dr. Satish Chandrashekaran (lung); Dr. Jonathan Hundley (liver); Dr. Kunal Bhatt (heart). Please see below for more information about our Keynote and Faces of Hope presenters.

We would like to give a special thank you to our Presenting Sponsor: CareDx, Inc. Headquartered in South San Francisco, California, they are a leading precision medicine solutions company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of clinically differentiated, high-value healthcare solutions for transplant patients and caregivers. CareDx offers testing services, products, and digital healthcare solutions along the pre- and post-transplant patient journey and is the leading provider of genomics-based information for transplant patients. For more information, please visit: www.CareDx.com.

Dec 4, 2021 09:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Speakers

Dr. Steven Potter
Transplant Surgeon @Baylor Scott & White Health
Dr. Potter performed his surgical residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and his transplant fellowship at the University of Cincinnati. He is a transplant surgeon in the Division of Abdominal Transplantation at Baylor Scott & White in Temple, Texas, and a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at Texas A&M School of Medicine.
Candice Stephens
Kidney and Pancreas Recipient
Candice is from Macon, GA and a kidney/pancreas transplant recipient. She is a graduate of Westside High School and Valdosta State University, with a BBA in Accounting. Her husband, Gibran Stephens was her kidney donor, and she has a daughter named Kobi that is 15 years old. She has been employed as an auditor for the past 15 years; she is also a realtor and personal finance coach. She is a GTF mentor. Her hobbies include volunteering, reading, shopping, and traveling.
Chris Webb
Liver Recipient
Chris Webb is a 44-year-old man from Tampa, FL and currently resides in the Atlanta area. He is a computer engineer and manager in the financial technology industry. He has a passion for cars, racing, technology, fitness and animals. He is married and has a 10-year-old daughter who is his life. He practices a healthy lifestyle and is proud to be over 3 years sober. He will be 1 year, 9 months transplanted on December 4th. He passionately promotes liver health, organ donation and transplant whenever and wherever he can.
Dr. Sharon Graves
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Transplant Nephrologist @Emory Transplant Center
Dr. Graves is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Transplantation at Emory University School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree from the University of Alabama-Birmingham in 1998, and completed her residency and fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Graves is a member of the American Society of Nephrology and American Society of Transplantation.
Dr. Kunal Bhatt
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of the Cardiac Amyloidosis Clinic @Emory University School of Medicine
Dr. Kunal Bhatt is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiology of the Department of Medicine at Emory University. Dr. Bhatt’s clinical interests include infiltrative cardiomyopathies, cardio-oncology and left-ventricular assist device (LVAD) therapy. Dr. Bhatt received his MD degree from Rutgers Medical School. He then completed his internship, residency, cardiology fellowship, chief fellowship, and advanced heart failure/transplant fellowship at Emory University. He holds professional memberships in the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation and the Heart Failure Society of America.
Dr. Satish Chandrashekaran
Associate Professor of Medicine, Transplant Pulmonologist @Emory Transplant Center
Dr. Satish Chandrashekaran is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Transplant Pulmonologist at Emory University. Dr. Chandrashekaran’s clinical interest include lung transplantation, management of advanced lung diseases, clinical outcomes in lung transplantation, and bronchoscopy. Dr. Chandrashekaran received his MD degree from Kurnool Medical College, University of Health Sciences. He completed his residency at St. Francis Hospital, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, a critical care medicine fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and his pulmonary medicine fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida.
Dr. Jonathan Hundley
Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation @Piedmont Transplant Institute
Dr. Jonathan Hundley is an abdominal transplant surgeon and is the Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation at Piedmont Transplant Institute. His special interests include liver transplantation, kidney transplantation, pancreas transplantation, and general surgery for cirrhotic patients. Dr. Hundley graduated summa cum laude from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 2000. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Michigan, and his abdominal transplant surgery fellowship at the University of Alabama-Birmingham. He received his undergraduate degree in biology from Asbury College in Wilmore, Kentucky. Prior to joining Piedmont Transplant Institute, Dr. Hundley served as Director of Liver Transplantation at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.