Parallel
Session
Saturday, April 25
09:45 – 11:15
Room:
TBC

Session Leads

Radostina Getova

IPF Bulgaria representative and Bulgarian Executive Agency for Transplantation Representative

Dr. Alexander Simidchiev

Physician and Chairman of the Executive Board of the Association Air for Health

Multidisciplinary and/or interdisciplinary approaches to ILD care

The objective of the session is to establish a shared understanding of and a pragmatic framework for interdisciplinary approaches to ILD care. The complexity of diagnosis and care for patients with ILD is very high, hence the need for multiple specialties and care providers to interact in a dynamic flexible multidisciplinary team setting.

Key Topics

  • MDT education, MDT diagnosis, MDT monitoring and MDT treatment of ILD
  • MDT communication, MDT dynamic structuring: what are some of the challenges that can impact upon team effectiveness and functioning?  
  • What strategies can be used by MDT members to ensure the following:
    • Clear definition of tasks and responsibilities  
    • Recognition of and respect for the contribution of each team member 
    • Clear communication
    • Additional strategies that can be implemented to help a team function effectively

Session Format

A moderated round table discussion followed by an audience Q&A.

Speakers

Radostina Getova

IPF Bulgaria representative and Bulgarian Executive Agency for Transplantation Representative

Dr. Alexander Simidchiev

Physician and Chairman of the Executive Board of the Association Air for Health

More coming soon

 Please note that the programme is still updated on a regular basis until finalised.