Melinda Solomon, MD, FRCPC
The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

With improvements in the care of children with Cystic Fibrosis, the demographics of pediatric lung transplantation are changing. This presentation will discuss the changing trends, the nuances of pediatric and infant lung transplantation and highlight new innovative approaches.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Describe the changing pediatric lung transplant recipient;
  • Recognize the impact of CFTR modulators on pediatric lung transplantation; and
  • Outline the extraordinary innovations in lung transplantation.

CanMEDS Roles Addressed: Collaborator, Health Advocate