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Cryopreservation Beyond the Pandemic Current State of the Science and Practical Application


In this ultra-cool session, we will share an update on current trends around using cryopreservation to support unrelated transplant as well as provide a brief review of the most recent studies evaluating the use of cryopreserved allogeneic grafts. You will also hear from a transplant center about their experience with cryopreservation during and after the pandemic ahead of an open discussion with the audience around cryopreservation.

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Learning Objectives

  • Clinical considerations and practical applications of cryopreserved allogeneic grafts
  • Recent and relevant studies on the use of cryopreservation allogeneic grafts
  • Cryopreservation applications after the pandemic

Target Audience

Coordinators, physicians, medical directors, BMT administrators


  • Tricia Rasmussen, RN, BSN, BMTCN, Lead Transplant Coordinator, University of Kansas Cancer Center
  • Laura Staller, MLS(ASCP), NMDP BioBank Operations Specialist, NMDPSM
  • Heather Stefanski, MD, PhD, Vice President, Medical Services, NMDP
  • Jeff Wren, Director, NMDP BioBank, NMDP