Professional Relations Committee

Purpose:
Enhance communications with relevant organizations in the field of cellular therapy, invite agency representatives to serve on applicable FACT committees, and ensure timely reporting from FACT representatives serving as liaisons to external organizations.

Current members of Professional Relations Committee:

Position

Name

Organization

City

Country

Chair
FACT

Catherine Bollard MBChB, MD, FRACP, FRCPA,

Children's National Health System Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

Washington

United States

Member
CAP

David Feldman

Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Program

San Antonio

United States

Member
ASHI

Marcelo Fernández-Viña PhD

Stanford Medicine Blood & Marrow Transplant Program

Palo Alto

United States

Member

Edwin Horwitz MD, PhD

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

Philadelphia

United States

Member
AABB

Naynesh Kamani MD

Member
NetCord

Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg MD

Duke University Medical Center Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

Durham

United States

Member
ASGCT

Harry Malech MD

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Bethesda

United States

Member
NMDP

Willis Navarro MD

National Marrow Donor Program

Minneapolis

United States

Member
ASBMT

Effie W Petersdorf MD

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

None

None

Member

Joseph Schwartz MD, MPH

New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center - Blood and Marrow Transplant Program

New York

United States

Member
Avalere Health

Gillian Woollett MA, DPhil

Avalere Health LLC

Washington

United States

Staff Liaison
FACT

Linda Miller MPA

Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy

Omaha

United States


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