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HCT Graft Source Selection Guidelines: Donor Age


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Recording date: Aug. 17, 2021


NDMP and CIBMTR® (Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research®) Selection Guidelines summarizes evidence-based research on optimal graft source selection for hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT). This webinar highlights the impact of donor age as it relates to other characteristics used for selection of adult unrelated donors. Case studies are presented to demonstrate how the guidelines are applied to ensure the best clinical outcomes.

Learning Objectives

  • Applying evidence-based guidelines to the selection of adult unrelated donors for HCT.
  • Comparing adult unrelated donor characteristics that impact HCT outcomes.
  • Recognizing the impact of donor age on a patients overall survival following HCT.

Target Audience

Coordinators, physicians, and medical directors at transplant centers


  • Steven Devine, MD
    Chief Medical Officer, NMDP, Associate Scientific Director, CIBMTR
  • Kelly Lazration, MS
    Search Strategy Team Lead, Provider Services Operations, NMDP