Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Primer
should be able to list indications for hematopoietic stem cell transplant.
should be able to explain methods of stem cell mobilization.
should be able to describe the immunological consequences of HSCT.
Speaker: Nicole Aqui, MD
Aqui received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2001
and completed her residency in Clinical Pathology, also at UPENN, in 2004. She
went on to complete a fellowship in Transfusion Medicine and postdoctoral
fellowship in the laboratory of Dr. Carl June, where she learned how to grow T
cells. She joined the faculty at UPENN School of Medicine in 2006. Dr. Aqui’s research
interests focus on the immune system’s response to novel and emerging
therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, including adoptive T cell therapy and