LENEXA, Kan., Oct. 22nd 2015. On Oct. 26, at the 2015 AABB Annual Meeting, Dr. Joanne Kurtzberg will present “Game Changers: New Cord Blood Therapies for the Brain.” Dr. Kurtzberg, the pioneer of using umbilical cord blood as an alternative stem cell source for unrelated hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, will address the latest clinical applications for cord blood therapies as well as how cord blood can be used to help the brain.
Dr. Kurtzberg’s session is part of the popular “Share the Science” series sponsored by Mediware Information Systems, Inc. and Save the Cord Foundation. Share the Science is typically broadcast as a series of webinars, and is an innovative educational program that brings the latest research and breakthroughs to the industry through unbiased and noncommercial presentations.
The event will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center from 7:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. Attendance is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. To register, go to www.mediware.com/kurtzberg.
About Mediware Information Systems
Since 1980, Mediware has provided software solutions to healthcare providers and has since expanded to serve many state and federal agencies. Mediware’s solutions are perfect for high-growth, complex patient care environments that remain underserved by existing vendors. The company employs more than 500 subject matter experts who deeply understand business and care processes in highly specialized acute, non-acute and community-based care settings and have years of experience integrating systems. Mediware’s portfolio of solutions currently includes long term services and supports, blood solutions, cellular therapy, home care, medication management, rehabilitation, and respiratory therapy. For more information about Mediware products and services, visit www.mediware.com.
About Save the Cord Foundation
Save the Cord Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was established to create and provide education and awareness and to distribute unbiased, factual information concerning the lifesaving benefits of cord blood and the need to preserve this valuable medical resource. The organization prides itself on providing resources and guidance to parents on private and public cord blood preservation.