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in Partnership with WMDA

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Pre-Conference Day

Wednesday May 27, 2020
08:00 – 16:15
Palais des Congrès de Paris
Room: TBD

Access for Pre-Conference Day tracks are valid with a Pre-Conference or Conference Bundle registration.

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Partner Organizations

Supporting Organization

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Program

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Session 1: Cord Blood Breaking News

Éliane Gluckman, MD, PhD, University of Paris, France

Marina Cavazzana, MD, PhD, Necker Hospital, Paris Descartes University; INSERM, France

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Session 2: Cord Blood Immunotherapy

Katy Rezvani, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center, United States

Catherine Bollard, MBChB, MD, Children’s Naitonal Medical Center, United States

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Session 3: Cord Tissue Derived MSCs

Krishnendu Roy, PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology, United States

Elizabeth J. Shpall, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center, United States

Joanne Kurtzberg, MD, Duke University Medical Center, United States

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Session 4: Cord Blood Derived Regenerative Medicine

Joanne Kurtzberg, MD, Duke University Medical Center, United States

Belén Alvarez, PhD, Banc de Sang i Teixits, Spain

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Organizing Committee

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ISCT Co-Chair

MD Anderson Cancer Center
United States
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CBA Co-Chair

Duke University Medical Center
United States
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Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
Australia
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