LearnTransfusion Series

Topic Teaching: ABC's of Alloimmunization

10 avril, 2018 | 12:00 - 13:00 (EDT)



Dr. Matthew Yan
Transfusion Medicne Physician Trainee, University of Toronto

Event objectives:

  • Review the clinical relevance of alloimmunization on patient outcomes.
  • Define the clinical risk factors for red cell alloimmunization.
  • Discuss strategies in alloimmunization prevention.



The session is a self-approved group learning activity (Section1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. 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. For more information about the LearnTransfusion series and how to register visit LearnTransfusion series.