Perinatal and Cord Tissue Products

Please note: AABB reserves the right to make updates to this program.

Thursday, February 14, 2019
2:00 – 3:00 PM (ET) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (GMT)
Master Program Number: 19EL-406 (see program format numbers below under Registration)

Educational Track: Scientific
Topic: Cellular Therapies
Intended Audience: Director, Donor Recruitment Staff, Hospitals, Hospital Blood Banks, Laboratory Staff, Managers/Supervisors, Medical Directors, Nurses, Perfusionists, Physicians, Research Scientists, Resident/Fellow, Scientists, Students (MD, MT, SBB), Technologists, Midwives
Teaching Level: Basic to Intermediate

Director/Moderator: Jennifer L. Chain, PhD, Science Officer for Cellular Therapies, Oklahoma Blood Institute, Oklahoma City, OK
Speaker: Kyle Cetrulo, Co-Founder & CEO, Auxocell Laboratories, Inc., Founder, International Perinatal Stem Cell Society, Inc., International Perinatal Stem Cell Society, Inc., Boston, MA

Learning Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe what perinatal tissues and cells are and the various ways that they are being manufactured.
  • Explain how perinatal tissue and cells are being used in clinics and clinical trials.
  • Discuss various sources methods and ethical issues around the sourcing of perinatal tissues and cells.
  • Describe a new sourcing model and a new banking model.

Program Description

This is a joint program between AABB and the Perinatal Stem Cell Society designed to increase awareness of the therapeutic potential of perinatal stem tissue and cell products.


   Program #
Single Viewer: Live Register19EL-406-2070
Single Viewer: On-Demand Register19EL-406-4070
Group Viewing: Live Register19EL-406-6070
Group Viewing: On-Demand Register19EL-406-8070
Group Viewing: Live & On-Demand Register19EL-406-9970

Continuing Education Credit

AABB estimates both the live and on-demand version of this eCast each to be eligible for 1 continuing education credits/contact hours for Physicians, California Nurse, California Lab Personnel, Florida Lab Personnel and General Participation credit. The final number of credit(s) and credit types awarded for this program (live or on-demand) will be determined by the program duration. For more information on each credit type please visit our Continuing Education Credits webpage.