July 2018


Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

This week, we chat with Canadian Blood Services’ adjunct scientist, Dr. Elisabeth Maurer, about her work to understand blood platelets for transfusion, the technology she has developed to help determine “what’s in the bag”, and what inspires her to keep researching these small but dynamic cell...


Monday, July 23, 2018
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

At the 35 th Congress of the International Society for Blood Transfusion (ISBT), members of our network gathered to share their knowledge and exciting new educational resources.


Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

Once Local Day wrapped up, the 35th Congress of the International Society for Blood Transfusion (ISBT) got into full swing. What followed was four days of the latest in transfusion medicine and science, delivered in a jam-packed schedule of concurrent sessions. ISBT 2018 addressed topics across the...


Thursday, July 05, 2018
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

Held in Toronto, the 35 th Congress of the International Society for Blood Transfusion (ISBT) kicked off with a “Local Day” on Saturday June 2 nd . Organized by the Canadian Society for Transfusion Medicine , and chaired by Dr. Katerina Pavenski, Local Day focused on Canadian advances in transfusion...