Toshimi Kaido is Associate Professor at the Department of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic and Transplant Surgery of Kyoto University, Japan.
Professor Kaido graduated from Kyoto University in 1987, and graduated from the Graduate School of Medicine of the same university in 1996. From 1999-2001, he was Assistant Professor at the First Department of Surgery of Kyoto University, then he joined the Department of Surgery of the Otsu Municipal Hospital until 2007. He subsequently became Assistant Professor of the Department of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic and Transplant Surgery of Kyoto University in 2007 and Associate Professor after 2009.
Professor Kaido is one of the leaders of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic and Transplant Surgery in Japan. Moreover, he is famous for a specialist of nutritional therapy, especially sarcopenia in liver transplantation.
Professor Kaido is the recipient of many awards: recent ones include the Investigator Award of the 25th Conference of The Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver in 2016; the Best Oral Award of the International Hepato-Pancreato Biliary Association 2014; and the Best Paper of the Year given by the Japanese Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition in 2013.
13:15 - 14:15
|Lunch and Learn — Lunch and Learn 1||Significance of sarcopenia in liver transplantation||TBD|
14:15 - 15:45
|State-of-the-Art Session — Outcome Driven Liver Transplantation||Sarcopenia and Denutrition: How to tackle these major determinants of outcome||TBD|