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NMDP/Be The Match Histocompatibility Advisory Group/CIBMTR Immunobiology Repository Steering Committee

The NMDP/Be The Match Histocompatibility Advisory group serves as the CIBMTR Immunobiology Steering Committee.

Responsibilities

  • Review and approve the use of donor-recipient specimens from the Research Sample Repository
  • Coordinate with the CIBMTR to develop, prioritize, and oversee immunogenetics and histocompatibility research that utilizes the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) database

Membership

The NMDP/Be The Match Histocompatibility Advisory Group functions as the Repository Steering Committee for the CIBMTR. These appointed members provide expertise in the following areas:

  • Adult Transplantation/HLA and Matching
  • Pediatric Transplantation/HLA and Matching
  • Histocompatibility
  • Immunogenetics
  • International Unrelated Donor Registry
  • Biostatistics

In addition, there are liaisons from CIBMTR, NMDP/Be The Match, the American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI), the NMDP/Be The Match Cord Blood Advisory Group, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and the C.W. Bill Young Marrow Donor Recruitment and Research Program.

Committee Members
Carolyn K. Hurley, PhD, Diplomate ABHIGeorgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC
Carlheinz Müller, MD, PhDZentrales Knochenmarkspender - Register Deutschland (ZKRD), Ulm, Germany
Marcelo Fernandez-Vina, PhD
Diplomate ABHI
​Stanford Univesity School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Robert J. Hartzman, MD, MC, USN (Ret.)​(Navy Representative) C.W. Bill Young Marrow Donor Recruitment and Research Program, Rockville, MD
Mary Eapen, MD, MS​CIBMTR, Milwaukee, WI
Brent Logan, PhDCIBMTR, Milwaukee, WI
Robyn Ashton, RN, MSNHRSA Division of Transplantation, Rockville, MD
Miguel-Angel Perales, MDMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Joseph Pidala, MD, PhD (Chair)​Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL
​Rajalingam Raja, PhD
Diplomate ABHI
​University of California, San Francisco, CA
Bronwen Shaw, MBChB,  PhDCIBMTR, Milwaukee, WI
Sarah Cooley, MDUniversity of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Juliet Barker, MBBSMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

 

National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) Staff
Jason Dehn, MPH​CIBMTR, Minneapolis, MN
Stephen Spellman, MSCIBMTR, Minneapolis, MN
Karen Dodson​CIBMTR, Minneapolis, MN
Dennis Confer, MD CIBMTR, Minneapolis, MN
Martin Maiers, MS CIBMTR, Minneapolis, MN

Last Updated: 4/17/2017 12:56 PM
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