Complexities in Donation after Circulatory Determination of Death – The Inaugural Masterclass for Donation Physicians

Location: Provincial Ballroom

Note: This Masterclass is by invite only.  If you are interested in attending, please contact Lindsay Wilson by email at


Sunday, November 10, 2019

09:30 Registration & Networking
Session A
10:00 Welcome, Introductions, and Opening Remarks
A. Healey, Chair
10:30 Complexities in DCD and WLSM – Framing the Day
A. Healey
10:45 Perspectives from a Death Investigator
D. Huyer
11:05 Challenges You’ve Encountered in DCD/ WLSM
Table and Plenary Discussions; S. Shemie, Facilitator
11:35 What Would You Do?
Panel Discussion; A. Healey, Moderator
12:15 Lunch
Participant Reading: Relevant Guideline Summaries
Session B
13:00 DCD Challenges: Perspectives from the United Kingdom
Phil Walton
13:20 What’s Your Experience?
Panel Discussion; M. Hartwick, Moderator
14:00 Designing DCD/ WLSM for Your Family Member
Table and Plenary Discussion, S. Dhanani, Facilitator
14:40 Break
Session C
15:00 Measuring Quality in DCD
M. Weiss
15:20 How to Lead Change & Improve Donation Performance
J. Sherbino
15:50 Implementing the WLSM Guideline and Tools
Table and Plenary Discussion; A. Healey, Facilitator
16:50 Concluding Remarks and Closing
A. Healey
17:15 Networking Reception