LearnTransfusion Series

Topic Teaching: Immunohematology: Basic Techniques and Case Studies

19 mars, 2019 | 12:00 - 13:00 (EDT)


Presented by:

Gwen Clarke, MD, FRCPC
Associate Medical Director, Clinical Services, Canadian Blood Services
Medical Officer, Diagnostic Services, Canadian Blood Services
Clinical Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta


1.  Develop a serologic differential diagnosis that matches the clinical need.
2.  Review basic methods in immunohematology.
3.  Understand key concepts in interpretation of immunohematology testing.
4.  Review illustrative case studies.




To register for the LearnTransfusion series, send an email to learn.transfusion@blood.ca with  “Weekly Transfusion Medicine Seminars” in the subject line. Include your name and complete e-mail address in the body of the e-mail, and confirm that you would like to register for the LearnTransfusion series. You will then receive weekly email notifications of upcoming series events with details on how to join the webinars (e.g., call-in number and a link to register for the webinar).

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.