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
Japan encourages to thank donors!
The Japanese Registry, JMDP, has created a website where patients can thank their donors. Patients who would like to thank their donors are encouraged to fill an online form and to share their “thankyoudonor”Read More
ADMO Italy celebrates: Match it NOW!
From 17 till 25 September 2016 Match It NOW! will take place in Italy. This week, full with events, is sponsored by Institute of Health, National Transplant Centre, National Blood Centre, Italian BMDR and the ADMO ADOCES and federations.Read More
Gift of Life Campus Ambassador Symposium
In the first week of August Gift of Life Marrow Registry started training more than 100 students in their Campus Ambassador Programme (CAP) for the year 2016-2017. These students will be educated about bone marrow transplantation.Read More
Singapore BMDP getting excited
Last year, Singapore BMDP celebrated World Marrow Donor Day by performing a public stunt. Fifty statues took over Orchard Road, representing the life of blood disease patients who are “frozen” in time as they wait for their last hope to survive.Read More
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