HLA-DP Typing Webinar

HLA-DP: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

August 24, 2017   02:00:00 p.m. - 03:00:00 p.m.  EDT-19

United States

Recorded Video ❯

Our featured guest speakers for this event are Dr. Howard M. Gebel and Dr. Robert A. Bray of Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Participants of this webinar will learn about HLA-DP typing and antibody assessments with emphasis on evaluating donor:recipient compatibility for solid organ transplantation. Attendees will have the opportunity to earn 0.15 ABHI Continuation Education Credits (CECs) or 1.0 contact hour of continuing education.


Dr. Howard Gebel
Dr. Bob Bray

HLA-DP: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Howard M. Gebel, Ph.D., D(ABHI)
Robert A. Bray, Ph.D., D(ABHI) 

Histocompatibility and Molecular Immunogenetics Laboratory
Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding HLA DPB - evolution and nomenclature
  • Interpretive challenges for DPB typing and antibody detection 
  • Evaluating donor-recipient compatibility when a recipient is  sensitized to HLA-DP 
  • Recommended practices for entering DP typing information into UNOS