Recent Updates

Modified on: 
May 12, 2020

Authors: Danielle Meunier, MD, and Gwen Clarke, MD, FRCPC
Publication date:  May 2020

Modified on: 
May 12, 2020

This repository aims to support Canadian transfusion medicine health care professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be updated regularly as new information is available. In addition, the public and donors can learn more about how Canadian Blood Services is responding to COVID-19 by visiting blood.ca/covid-19.

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Modified on: 
Dec 20, 2019

The BloodTechNet program was launched in 2011 to facilitate the development of innovative educational resources that support the Transfusion, Cellular Therapy and Transplantation communities in Canada.

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Upcoming Events

When
May 27, 2020 | 9:00AM to 10:00AM
Where

Webinar

Presenter:

Hanneke Schuitemaker
Global Head of Viral Vaccine Discovery and Translational Medicine
   and the Disease Area Stronghold Leader for Viral Vaccines in Janssen Vaccines and Prevention
Professor in Virology, Amsterdam University Medical Center

Transfusion
When
May 28, 2020 | 8:00AM to May 31, 2020 | 4:00PM
Where

Montreal

For information, please click here.

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When
May 28, 2020 | 2:00PM to 3:00PM
Where

Webinar

Educational Track: Technical/Clinical
Topic: Patient Blood Management
Intended Audience: Hospital Blood Banks, Laboratory Staff, Managers/Supervisors, Medical Directors, Nurses, Physicians, Residents/Fellows, Students (MD, MT, SBB), Technologists, Transfusion Safety Officers
Teaching Level: Intermediate

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Blog

Modified on: 
May 25, 2020

The Ortho Award is presented each year at the Canadian Society for Transfusion Medicine annual meeting to honour an individual member who has provided a major service or innovation in transfusion medicine. Congratulations to Canadian Blood Services scientist Dr. Alan Lazarus who is the 2020 recipient.

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Modified on: 
Apr 29, 2020

Congratulations to the recipients of funding recently awarded through the Centre for Innovation’s Blood Efficiency Accelerator Program (or BEAP). This funding supports innovators conducting research to improve the efficient and appropriate utilization of blood and blood products while maintaining the safety of the blood system.

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Modified on: 
Apr 1, 2020

Congratulations to the recipients of funding recently awarded through the Centre for Innovation’s BloodTechNet Award Program and Graduate Fellowship Program. This funding supports innovators in education and graduate students conducting research in the field of transfusion science.

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