Christine Bales, BS, MT, I(ASCP), CQA (ASQ)
Vice President, Consulting and Global Services
Christine Bales, AABB Vice President Consulting and Global Services serves as a Technical Assistance expert in Quality Management Systems for Blood Centers and Transfusion Services. She designs implementation models to be used as roadmaps to Blood Donor Centers and Transfusion Services facility accreditations. Christine has experience as an Assessor and a CAP inspector. She is a certified Quality Auditor, CQA (ASQ). Ms. Bales has over 20 years of management experience in laboratory medicine, blood donor centers and hospital-based transfusion services. During Christine’s years as CEO and senior management she led organizations through strategic planning activities, process improvement activities, and facility accreditation processes. Christine holds a Certificate in Organizational Leadership from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Purdue University and certifications in Medical Technology and Immunology from ASCP. She is a member of the AABB (American Association of Blood Banks), ASCP (American Society of Clinical Pathology) and ASQ (American Society for Quality).