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Medical Symposium
on the occasion of the

4th Winter World Transplant Games

Auditoire Marcel Jenny, Hopital Cantonal Universitaire, 24 rue Michell-du-Crest, Geneva
Honorary Committee
- Program


Audio by Matthew Quirk       
Photography by Bob Garypie       
and Peter Ottlakan       

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Mr. B. Gruson,
       General Director, University Hospitals, Geneva
Mr. G. O. Segond
       Minister for Health, Geneva
French. 16 minutes, 22 seconds. Real | mp3 (3.8 MB)

E. Giostra
       University Hospitals, Geneva
D. Sege

Organ donation: a look at the global problem and solutions
English. 25 minutes, 59 seconds. Real | mp3 (6.0 MB)
M. Slapak
        Cromwell Hospital, London

P.A. Clavien
        University Hospital, Zurich
F. Mosimann
        University Hospital, Lausanne

World transplant games
English. 26 minutes, 36 seconds. Real | mp3 (6.2 MB)
P. Griffin
        Royal Infirmary, Cardiff

Phyical performance after liver transplantation
English. 21 minutes, 57 seconds. Real | mp3 (5.1 MB)
M. Kjaer
        Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen

Exercise tolerance after lung transplantation
English. 19 minutes, 47 seconds. Real | mp3 (4.6 MB)
L. Nicod
        University Hospitals, Geneva


Moderators: J. Steiger
        University Hospital, Basel
C. Seiler
        University Hospital, Bern

The Donor's Family's Perspective
English. 8 minutes, 54 seconds. Real | mp3(2.0 MB)
R. Green
        Father of Nicholas Green, Bodega Bay, California

International Olympic Committee
English. 2 minutes, 34 seconds. Real | mp3 (624k) Howard H. Stupp
        International Olympic Committee

Renal response to exercise in kidney transplant recipients
English. 28 minutes, 16 seconds. Real | mp3 (6.6 MB)
J. Poortmanns
        Free University Hospital, Brussels

Corticosteroids, bone, and exercise
English. 23 minutes, 02 seconds. Real | mp3 (5.4 MB)
R. Rizzoli
        University Hospitals, Geneva

Exercise after heart transplantation
English. 27 minutes, 03 seconds. Real | mp3 (6.4 MB)
M. Halle
        University Hospital, Heidelberg

coffee break

Sport activities in children after renal transplantation
English. 9 minutes, 03 seconds. Real | mp3 (2.1 MB)
D. Gill
        Children's Hospital, Dublin

Closing remarks
English. 3 minutes, 42 seconds. Real | mp3 (904 k)
Ph. Morel
        University Hospitals, Geneva

Honorary Committee:
             Mrs. Ruth Dreifuss, National Minister for Health, Switzerland
             Mr. Serge Sierro, Government Member, Valais, Switzerland
             Prof. Philippe Morel, President of the Medical Committee, SwissTransplant
             Mr. Leonard Gianadda, President, Gianadda Foundation
             Mr. Bernard Russi, Ski champion, Switzerland

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