The City of Chicago is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan, the 5th largest body of fresh water in the world. The city is traversed by the Chicago and Calumet rivers. As a multicultural city that thrives on the harmony and diversity of its neighborhoods, Chicago today embodies the values of America's heartland-integrity, hard work and community and reflects the ideals in the social fabric of its 77 distinct neighborhoods. Chicago is recognized across the United States as a very passionate sports town.
The goal of this Congress is to broaden the education of scientists, surgeons, anesthesiologists, physicians, nurses, and organ procurement personnel in the care and treatment of liver transplant patients.