Tuesday Feb 06, 2024

10 – Trends in HCT Equity, Access and Outcomes, Pt. 1: Improvements and Challenges

In this two-part episode, Rachel Phelan, MD, MPH, with the Medical College of Wisconsin and Rafeek Yusuf, MD, PhD, with NMDP discuss the latest trends in access and outcomes by race and ethnicity in allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation according to their recent CIBMTR (Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research) report.


In Part I: Improvements and Challenges, experts illuminate significant strides in GVHD prevention and the use of haploidentical and mismatched unrelated donor sources to close gaps in equity. We explore the multifaceted barriers hindering equitable transplantation – from socioeconomic and health literacy challenges to donor availability.


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