Dear colleagues, as President of the EATCB I would like to warmly welcome you all to the Association’s website. The EATCB is a not-for-profit scientific association, bringing together the European and international community of tissue and cell bankers and other related fields.

 

Dear colleagues, as President of the EATCB I would like to warmly welcome you all to the Association’s website. The EATCB is a not-for-profit scientific association, bringing together the European and international community of tissue and cell bankers and other related fields.

 

EATB is a not-for-profit scientific association, aiming at supporting and promoting science, research and teaching in the field of tissue and cell banking and in related sciences internationally and especially in Europe.

EATB has about 240 members from 30 countries worldwide and is administrated with the support of a professional association management office (Vienna Medical Academy, www.medacad.org) based in Vienna.

EATB’s task in tissue and cell banking (comprising donation, organization/coordination of procurement, processing, storage, quality control, quality assurance and distribution) are:

  • promoting of research and knowledge dissemination in the field
  • organizing of conferences, symposia and meetings
  • organizing and promoting courses and workshops
  • establishing and presenting awards
  • supporting editorship of international specialized journal
  • promoting scientific and technical knowledge concerning procurement, processing, storage, transplantation of tissues and cells for clinical and research purposes
  • assisting competent authorities and other regulatory bodies by the implementation of new or revised laws, guidelines and directives on a national, European and/or global level
  • establishing, updating and issuing acknowledged medical guidelines and standards in the field

For further information about EATB membership e.g.benefits, membership options & EATB grants, please see MEMBERSHIP area.

For more information on Awards please visit the Members Lounge

Honorary Members
2017 † Angelo Ghirardini Italy
2016 Ramadan Jashari Belgium
2014 Robert Parker United Kingdom
2013 Ruth Cohen-Warwick United Kingdom
2010 Ted Eastlund, MD USA
2009  Mr Monig Germany
2006 † Anna Dziedzic Goslawska posthumous Poland
2004 Glyn O. Phillips United Kingdom
2003 Rüdiger von Versen Germany
2000 Janusz Komender Poland
1999 Yongyudh Vrajaradul Thailand
1998 Allan Aho Finland
1997 † Yves Goffin Belgium
1996 † Kazimerz Ostrowski Poland
1995 † Frank Dexter UK
1994 Nicolas Triantafyllou Greece
1993 † Rudolf Klen Czechoslovakia
Rudolf Klen Award
2008 Jan Koller Slovak Republic
2017  Esteve Trias  Spain
2017 Axel Pruss Germany