Arnon NaglerMD, MSc
Arnon Nagler, M.D., M.Sc., is the director of both the Division of Hematology and the Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cord Blood Bank at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel and Professor of Medicine at The Tel Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
Prof. Nagler received his medical training at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel, specializing in Internal Medicine and Haematology at the Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, and in Hematopoiesis (MSc) in TA University, Israel. He carried out a Postdoctoral research fellowship in hematology and bone marrow transplantation at “Stanford University Hospital” Palo Alto, CA, in the USA, from 1986 to 1990.
Prof. Nagler has been working in the fields of bone marrow transplantation for hematological malignancies, for the last 25 years. Prof. Nagler is one of the pioneers of the non-myeloablative and reduced intensity/toxicity allogeneic transplantations for both malignant and non-malignant disorders (Blood 1998). His main contributions and scientific interests include hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, hematological malignancies, cord blood biology, and transplantation and adoptive cell-mediated immunotherapy including NK cell biology.