September 01, 2021
Complimentary registration is available for the 40th Annual Symposium on Immunohematology and Blood Transfusion, hosted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center Department of Transfusion Medicine (DTM) and the American Red Cross. This program will provide attendees with practical information about recent developments, current practices, controversies and laboratory management issues relative to transfusion medicine.
Sessions will address COVID-19 antibody testing, COVID-19 convalescent plasma, use of whole blood in massive transfusion, red cell transfusion in sickle cell disease and the hepatitis C virus, among other topics. A full program agenda is available online. This event will take place Thursday, Sept. 23. The deadline to register is Sept. 8.