19 September 2015 was the first ever World Marrow Donor Day, when we celebrated the contributions of all marrow and cord blood donors worldwide. At the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, the thank you gift on this special day was a collection of videos about real people whose lives have been saved, and who have saved lives, by bone marrow or cord blood donation. It was impressive movie, therefore we share it to inspire you for WMDD 2016. Crowd sourced patients video selfies were collected and interviews filmed to capture the donor and patient experience and give the patients a…
Thanking all donors worldwide
Guinness World Record!
Gift of Life Marrow Registry, an international bone marrow registry, has celebrated World Marrow Donor Day (WMDD) by achieving to set the Guinness World Records title for largest cotton swab. In addition, the organization’s Campus Ambassadors will run bone marrow recruitment drives at their respective colleges and universities worldwide.Read More
WMDA office preparing for WMDD!
The last steps before WMDD starts! Eating the cake together with the founder of the WMDA, professor Jon J. van Rood.Read More
Turkish video with donors and patients
Turkish transplanted patients and donors has been interviewed with the Ankara Registry and a video in Turkish has been prepared. It is loaded on the website of the Turkish Registry (www.kokhucrebagisla.com).Read More
Stefan Morsch Foundation 30 years!
On World Marrow Donor Day Stefan Morsch Foundation will organise a symposium to celebrate their 30th anniversary. You can learn from medical specialists about the details of blood stem cell transplantation. The symposium will take place at the Stefan Morsch Foundation, Dambacher 5, 55765 Birkenfeld.Read More
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