DNA and Anonymity of Reproductive Tissue Donors
This session will review the implications of DNA and genealogy testing on reproductive tissue donor anonymity.
Jaime Shamonki, MD
Jaime Shamonki, MD is the Chief Medical Officer of Generate Life Sciences, a global and an industry-leading life science platform, including the largest-in-class reproductive tissue banks (California Cryobank Donor Sperm Bank and Donor Egg Bank USA) and private stem cell bank, Cord Blood Registry (CBR). Prior to joining Generate, Dr. Shamonki developed expertise in women’s health and clinical laboratory medicine, serving as the Director of Breast Pathology and Blood Bank Medical Director at Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, CA and an Assistant Professor at the John Wayne Cancer Institute. She is published widely in peer-reviewed journals in the fields of oncology, immunology, genetics and cellular therapy.