The American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT™) and the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP®) formed the ACCESS Initiative to address access and outcome disparities in the hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) and cell therapy (CT) ecosystem.
The ACCESS Initiative Needs Your Help
Sign up here to join ASTCT and NMDP in the fight to increase ACCESS to transplant and reduce inequities in the field.
Click on a committee to view committee members and learn more about their work.
Learn More About the ACCESS Initiative
Read about the ACCESS Initiative's founding, efforts and goals in this open-access article from ASTCT's journal, Transplantation and Cellular Therapy. Read the article.
ACCESS Initiative Leaders
ACCESS Initiative Co-Chair – Jeffery Auletta, MD
ACCESS Initiative Co-Chair – Stella M. Davies, MBBS, PhD, MRCP
Committee on Poverty
View this pdf presentation to learn more about the Committee on Poverty's work and mission.
ASTCT Chair – Navneet Majhali, MD, MS, FASTCT
NMDP Chair – Jess Knutson
Anthony Bonagura, MD
Dianna Howard, MD
Miguel Perales, MD
Ron Potts, MD
Committee on Racial/Ethnic Inequity
View this pdf presentation to learn more about the Committee on Racial/Ethnic Inequity's work and mission.
ASTCT Chair – Eneida Nemecek, MD, MS, MBA
NMDP Chair – Rafeek Yusuf, MD, PhD
Vice Chair – Rayne Rouce, MD
Belinda Avalos, MD
Steve Devine, MD
Pavan Reddy, MD
Committee on Awareness
View this pdf presentation to learn more about the Committee on Awareness's work and mission.
ASTCT Chair – Brenda Sandmaier, MD
NMDP Chair – Erica Jensen
Vice Chair – Jennifer Holter Chakraborty, MD
Tania Jain, MD
Bronwen Shaw, MD, PhD