LearnTransfusion Series

U of T Rounds: SCD: alloimmunization prevention and management with genetic tools

When: 
January 28, 2021 | 12:00PM to 1:00PM (EDT)
Where: 

Toronto/Webinar

Presented by:

Dr. Stella Chou
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Learning Objectives:

1.    Discuss the contribution of RH genetic variation to alloimmunization in patients with SCD.
2.    Discuss strategies to reduce alloimmunization using genetic tools.
3.    Discuss renewable sources of rare cells for antibody identification.

 

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=216752760

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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.

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