LearnTransfusion Series

U of T Rounds: Fetal-Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia (FNAIT): Diagnosis, investigation and treatment

February 25, 2021 | 12:00PM to 1:00PM (EDT)


Presented by:

Dr. Lani Lieberman MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
Transfusion Medicine Specialist, University Health Network and affiliated hospitals

Ms. Lynnette Beaudin
Manager - Process Development – DS Testing
Canadian Blood Services

Learning Objectives:

1.    To identify the clinical and laboratory features that characterize fetal/neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia.
2.    To develop an understanding to the approach of maternal and neonatal treatment.


Note: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Virtual Session:

Zoom: https://uhn-etms.zoom.us/j/99724858130 Meeting ID: 997 2485 8130
OTN Webcast: http://webcast.otn.ca/mywebcast/?id=216753346

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The LearnTransfusion series is the seminar component of the Areas of Focused Competency (AFC)-Diploma Program in Transfusion Medicine. The series, organized by Canadian Blood Services is also open to all practitioners in the field of Transfusion Medicine. Through a series of regular webinars, trainees and practitioners are exposed to various scientific, technical and clinical aspects of transfusion medicine.