Genimbi Inc., USA
Dr. Liakopoulou is a specialist in Hematology with particular interests in Hematological Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation. She holds MD and PhD degrees and has studied and worked in Greece, the UK and the US. She has served in many medical, scientific and managerial capacities, and recently completed nearly seven years as Director of Stem Cell Transplantation at the Christie NHS Trust in the UK. During her tenure, Dr. Liakopoulou oversaw a period of dramatic growth, creating one of the largest transplant programs in the country. In addition, Dr. Liakopoulou devised and implemented Quality Plans and international standards excellence for Continuous Improvement, and directed the Stem Cell Processing Laboratory and Collection Facilities. Since 2006 she has served as inspector for the Joint Accreditation Committee - International Society for Cellular Therapy & European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. She is a member of several professional organizations, and in 2009 she was elected Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, UK, in recognition of her contributions to the field of Hematology.