Presentations

Elisa Gordon, “Informed Consent in Xenotransplantation.” American Society of Transplantation’s Transplant Regenerative Medicine-hosted Controversies Conference on “Ethics in Xenotransplantation.” January 25, 2024.

Karen Maschke, “Xenotransplantation: Ethical and Policy Challenges.” Yale-Hastings Summer Workshop, Hastings Center, Garrison, NY. June 27, 2023. 

EJ Gordon, MK Gusmano, J Gacki-Smith, M Matthews, K Traboulsi, D Manning, J Uriarte, J Leventhal, KJ Maschke. “Would Kidney Transplant Candidates Participate in a First-in-Human Pig Xenotransplant Clinical Trial?” Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Transplant Congress, San Diego, CA, June 3-7, 2023.

EJ Gordon, KJ Maschke, J Gacki-Smith, M Matthews, K. Traboulsi, D Manning, J Uriarte, J Leventhal, MK Gusmano, “What Information Do Kidney Transplant Candidates Need to Make Informed Treatment Decisions About Participating in a First-in-Human Pig Xenotransplant Clinical Trial?” Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Transplant Congress, San Diego, CA, June 3-7, 2023.

MK Gusmano, KJ Maschke, J Gacki-Smith, MM Matthews, K Traboulsi, D Manning, J Uriarte, J Leventhal, EJ Gordon. “Who Should Participate in First-In-Human Pig Xenotransplant Clinical Trials?” Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Transplant Congress, San Diego, CA, June 3-7, 2023.

MM Matthews, EG Gordon, MK Gusmano, K Traboulsi, J Uriarte, D Manning, J Leventhal, KJ Maschke. “How Do IRB Members and Ethicists Assess the Risk of Zoonotic Disease Transmission in Xenotransplant Pig Kidney Clinical Trials?” Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Transplant Congress, San Diego, CA, June 3-7, 2023.

Michael Gusmano, “First-in-Human Xenotransplant Kidney Trials: Ethical Issues,” Arizona State University Seminar, Phoenix, AZ, March 17, 2023.

Michael Gusmano. “Ethical Issues in Xenotransplantation: An Introduction,” at the British Transplant Society Annual Congress Ethics Session, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, March 3, 2023.

Michael Gusmano, “Xenotransplantation First-in-Human Clinical Trials on the Horizon: The Need for Ethical Guidance,” at the Science and Ethics of Xenotransplantation Seminar, Centre for Nephrology, Urology and Transplantation – King’s College London, United Kingdom, November 17, 2022.

Karen Maschke and Michael Gusmano, “Informing Ethical Translation of Xenotransplant Clinical Trials,” to The Hastings Center’s Advisory Council, Garrison, NY, November 3, 2022.

Karen Maschke, “Xenotransplant Clinical Trials: Ethical and Policy Challenges.” Hastings Center Advisory Council. November 2, 2022. Via Zoom.

Karen Maschke moderated and participated on a virtual webinar, “Ethical & Regulatory Considerations in Xenotransplantation Clinical Trials: Patient Selection & More,” sponsored by the American Society of Transplantation, September 29, 2022.

Karen Maschke and Michael Gusmano, “Ethical and Policy Challenges for Xenotransplantation.” Hastings Center Board of Trustees. June 3, 2022. Via Zoom.

Workshop

Elisa Gordon, Michael Gusmano, and Karen Maschke, invited to participate at the NHLBI workshop, “NHLBI Heart & Lung Transplantation: Science & Ethics of DCDD and Xenotransplants,” March 20-21, 2023 (via Zoom).