1.30 Centralized or Decentralized? Expanding Apheresis Networks to Meet Patient Demand for ATMPs

Time: 9:30 am
day: Day One Track B PM


  • Optimizing staffing, scheduling, prioritization of procedures, physical space and equipment to deal with the 30-fold increase in demand for apheresis collections by 2025
  • Finding additional treatment sites as a pharma partner to increase apheresis capacity and avoid issues with treating patients in rural areas
  • Discussing the potential for partnering with blood centers to create a decentralized system