Arnon Nagler is Director of both the Division of Haematology and the Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cord Blood Bank at the Chaim Sheba Medical Centre in Tel Hashomer, Israel, and Professor of Medicine at Tel Aviv University. He received his medical training at the Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem, specializing in haematology at Rambam Medical Centre, Haifa. He then carried out a postdoctoral research fellowship in haematology and bone marrow transplantation at Stanford University Hospital, Palo Alto, CA, USA, from 1986 to 1990. Nagler has worked in the fields of bone marrow transplantation for haematological malignancies, including non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and haemato-oncology for the last 20 years. His main clinical interests include stem cells, bone marrow transplantation, haematological malignancies, cord blood biology, and adoptive cell-mediated immunotherapy. He established the first public cord blood bank in Israel, and he also performed the first cord blood transplantations from related and unrelated donors in genetic and malignant haematological disease in Israel. Nagler is a member of multiple national and international societies and committees in the field. He serves on the editorial board of several journals and is a Section Editor for Leukemia. He has written numerous articles, reviews, and chapters for peer-review journals and is the principal investigator for a number of clinical studies. In addition, he has made numerous invited, international presentations and has received several awards.
Biography Updated on 24 August 2013