2025 Chairs & Organizing Committee


Shibani Pati MD PhD, Chair
Professor UCSF

Kenneth Bertram MD PhD
Col (Ret) Wake Forest University

John B. Holcomb MD
Col (Ret) Professor UAB

Martin Schreiber MD COL US Army, Co-Chair
Professor OHSU

Joseph Rappold MD CAPT (Ret) US Navy, Co-Chair
Professor Tufts University

Heather Pidcoke MD PhD, Co-Chair
Chief Medical Research Officer Colorado State University


Donna Chang PhD
President & CEO HopeBiosciences

John B. Holcomb MD
Col (Ret) Professor UAB

Charles S. Cox Jr MD
Professor UT Health

Michael Fitzpatrick PhD
(Col Ret)  CSO Cellphire Inc

Mary Homer PhD
Chief Radiological and Nuclear Countermeasures BARDA

Andre Cap MD PhD
Col US Army (Retd)

Becky Cap
COO Biobridge Global

Bill Skillman
VP Velico Inc

David Stroncek MD
Chief of Cell Processing NIH Clinical Center

Fabio Triolo PhD
Professor UT Health

Beth Shaz MD
Professor Duke University

Jennifer Gurney MD, FACS
COL MC USA, Fort Sam Houston


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Contact for any information regarding the conference, registration or sponsorship

Sue Anderson
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Liz Pearce
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Presented by the UCSF Department of Laboratory Medicine and UCSF Center for Research in Transfusion Medicine and Cellular Therapies

Co-hosted by Colorado State University and the Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine


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