Recommended ON-DEMAND Sessions of the Official WCBD 2020 Virtual Conference:
Cerebral palsy, autism, Covid-19 related MIS-C . . . Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg's presentation on her various clinical trials is a MUST SEE! (via Eventbrite)
Dr. Katy Rezvani's CAR-NK research is truly ground-breaking -- another MUST SEE! (via Eventbrite)
Heard of "required reading"? This is "required viewing".... Dr. Jonathan Gutman's presentation details why cord blood is preferred over bone marrow for certain patients. Fascinating! (via Eventbrite)
In the era of Covid-19, healthcare professionals are even more reliant on life-saving deliveries of organs, tissue, blood, stem cells, medical supplies & more. Meet Monroe Burgess from Quick Specialized Healthcare Logistics (WCBD Official Sponsor) and gain a better understanding of this vital but often overlooked part of healthcare. (via Eventbrite)
Best practices & NMDP Mentor Program with Dr. Leland Metheny (via Eventbrite)
Impact of Covid-19 on cord blood selection with Lydia Foeken of WMDA (via Eventbrite)
Q&A Session with the Experts: Positive and Negative Impacts of Covid-19 (featuring Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg, Donna Regan, Lydia Foeken, Dr. Phyllis Warkentin & Marcie Finney) (via Eventbrite)
Financial support for this project has been provided by Quick Specialized Healthcare Logistics
Quick is the trusted logistics leader serving the Healthcare and Life Science community for over 38 years. Quick safely transports human organs and tissue for transplant or research, blood, blood products, cord blood, bone marrow, medical devices and personalized medicine, 24/7/365. Quick’s specially trained experts work with hospitals, laboratories, blood banks and medical processing centers, and utilize the safest routes to ensure integrity, temperature control and chain of custody throughout the transportation process.
World Cord Blood Day is organized & hosted by Save the Cord Foundation (a 501c3 non-profit)
Save the Cord Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization, was established to promote awareness of the life-saving benefits of cord blood based on unbiased and factual information. The Foundation educates parents, health professionals and the general public about the need to preserve this valuable medical resource while providing information on both public cord blood donation programs and family cord blood banks worldwide.