Cord Blood Track:

Discover the presentations, keynote speeches and roundtable discussions confirmed for the Cord Blood Track



Cord Blood Speakers

Alexander Platz    , MD, DKMS,     Cord Blood Bank 

Amnon Pelz   , CEO,   Taburit

André Gerth    , Chief Executive Officer,     Vita 34

Andre Gomes    , CEO,     Stemlab

Andrea Piccin    , Consultant Haematologist,     San Maurizio Regional Hospital

Beth Shaz    , Chief Medical Officer,     New York Blood Centre

Charis Ober   , Founder,   Save the Cord Foundation

Chiranya (Anjie) Prachaseri    , CEO, South East Asia,     Cryoviva

Colleen Delaney    , Founder and Chief Medical Officer,   Nohla Therapeutics

Daniel Surbek    , Professor, Acting Chairman, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics,     University Hospital Bern

Elizabeth Shpall, Director, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Filippo Milano   , Associate Director Cord Blood Transplantation,   Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Glyn Stacey    , Director,     UK Stem Cell Bank

Gocha Shatirishvili    , Medical Director,     Geocord

Hector Mayani    , Head, Oncology Research Unit, IMSS National Medical Center,     Cordon Vital

Helen Papadaki    , Professor of Haematology, University of Crete, Head of the Department of Haematology,     Public Cord Blood Bank of Crete

Irene Martini    , Owner & Scientific Director,     SmartBank     ; CEO     Nanog International     ; Advisory Board Member,     Parent’s Guide to Cord Blood Foundation

Jaap Boeleans    , Haematology Consultant, Blood and Marrow Transplantation program,     UMC Utrecht

Jane Apperley    , Chair of the Department of Haematology,     Imperial College London

Joanne Kurtzberg    , Director,     Carolinas Cord Blood Bank    , Chief Scientific Officer,     Robertson Clinical & Translational Cell Therapy Program    , Director, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

Kate Falcon Girard, Director of Medical and Scientific Affairs, Viacord

Katy Rezvani   , Director of Translational Research,   MD Anderson Cancer Center

Kavita Raj     , Consultant Haematologist,     Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital

Kay Poulton PhD FRCPath   , Consultant in Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics, Director, Transplantation Laboratory,   Manchester Royal Infirmary, MFT

Lorenzo Beltrame   , Researcher,   University of Exeter 

Mayur Abhaya   , CEO,   LifeCell

Moshe Israeli    , Director of Tissue Typing Laboratory,     Rabin Medical Centre

Kate Sneddon    , CEO,     Biovault

Lorenzo Beltrame    , Researcher, Department of Sociology and Social Research,     University of Exeter

Maria Craig     , Professor of Paediatric Endocrinology,     The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Marko Strbad     , CEO,     Biobanka

Mitchell Cairo     , Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology & Stem Cell Transplantation,     New York Medical College

Warachaya Fongsarun    , Medical Director,     Thai StemLife

Husein Salem    , CEO,     Precious Cells Biobank

Rajeev Gupta    , Senior Lecturer, Haematology,     UCLH

Ronald De Lagrange   , CEO,   Macopharma

Sky Summers, Parent patient advocate

Salmaan Dalvi    , CEO,    Precious Cells Biobank 

Wolfgang Knirsch    , CEO,    Vita34

Yael Margolin   , President and CEO,   Gamida Cell



**Full agenda to be unveiled on 1st December !** 


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