Cord blood collection process

Cord Support Programme Training Webinars

After a successful second series of cord blood webinars, Anthony Nolan and NHSBT are back with series 3! 

We’re offering six FREE webinars for transplant centre staff involved in or interested in using cord blood in their clinical work. The webinars will cover various elements of the cord transplant journey, from banking and selection of the best unit, to thawing, infusion and troubleshooting. 

All the webinars are CPD-accredited by the British Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (BSHI). You will earn 1 CPD point per webinar attended! 

Webinar Titles and Session Dates/Times:

  • An Overview of CBUs from a Clinician’s Perspective: Success & Challenges 
    Tuesday 5 March | 10-11am
  • Cord Blood Unit Banking
    Tuesday 12 March | 3-4pm
  • Cord Blood Unit Search and Selection
    Tuesday 19 March | 3-4pm
  • Cord Blood Unit Data & Potency
    Tuesday 26 March | 3-4pm
  • Cord Blood Unit Shipment
    Tuesday 2 April | 3-4pm
  • Cord Blood Unit Troubleshooting
    Tuesday 9 April | 3-4pm

Just fill in this form to express your interest in the webinars you’d like to attend.

Please note, for each webinar you’re interested in, you’ll be asked to reconfirm your details (or ‘register’) to receive your unique webinar joining link. It shouldn’t take more than a minute! 

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A portrait image of Dr. Chloe Anthias

Dr Chloe Anthias

Dr Chloe Anthias is a donor consultant at Anthony Nolan and consults on stem cell transplantation at the Royal Marsden Hospital. She also holds posts as Associate Honorary Faculty at the Institute of Cancer Research, and Honorary Associate Professor at University College London.

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Dr Irina Evseeva

Dr Irina Evseeva, head of specialist services at Anthony Nolan, leads the team exploring, testing and implementing science-based initiatives to enhance the services provided to Transplant Centres to improve transplant outcome. She co-leads the Cord Support Programme.

A headshot image of Dr. Roger Horton

Dr Roger Horton

Dr Roger Horton is the FACT director of the Anthony Nolan Cord Blood Bank, and Cell and Gene Therapy Clinical Delivery Lead at the Anthony Nolan Cell Therapy Centre in Nottingham, UK. He’s a passionate promoter of best practice in the search, selection, manufacture, and application of cord blood in both transplant and cellular therapy applications.