O'Brien, Sheila

Selected Publications
  1. O'Brien SF, Delage G, Scalia V, Lindsay R, Bernier F, Dubuc S, Germain M, Pilot G, Yi QL, Fearon MA. Seroprevalence of Babesia microti infection in Canadian blood donorsTransfusion. 2015.
  2. O’Brien SF, Xi G, Fan W, Yi QL, Osmond L, Delage G, Goldman M: Are donors in Canada compliant with deferral for tattoos and piercing? Blood Transfusion 2014; 12:141
  3. Goldman M, Uzicanin S, Scalia V, O'Brien SF: Iron Deficiency in Canadian Blood Donors.  Transfusion 2014; 54:775-779.
  4. O'Brien SF, Uzicanin S, Choquet K, Yi QL, Fan W, Goldman M: Impact of Changes to Policy for Mexican Risk Travel on Canadian Blood Donor Deferrals. Blood Transfus 2013; 11:580-584.
  5. O’Brien SF: ResearchUnit: What is the risk of a transfusion-transmitted infection? 2013; Transfusionmedicine.ca website
  6. O’Brien SF, Yi Q-L, Fan W, Scalia V, Fearon M, Allain J-P.: Current incidence and residual risk of HIV, HBV and HCV at Canadian Blood Services. Vox Sang 2012; 103:83-86.
  7. O’Brien SF, Goldman M, Scalia V, yi Q-L, Fan W, Xi G, Dines IR, Fearon M: The epidemiology of human T-cell lymphotropic virus types I and II in Canadian blood donors. Transfus Med 2013; 23:358-366

Leadership Roles

 

Click to see Leadership Roles:
2014 - CurrentChair, The AABB Donor History Questionnaire Task Force
2003 – 2014Member, The AABB Donor History Questionnaire Task Force
2009 – Current  Coordinator Surveillance, Risk Assessment and Policy Subgroup, Transfusion Transmitted Infectious Diseases Working Party, The International Society for Blood Transfusion 
2003 – Current  Member, Canadian Standards Association Technical Committee on Blood and Blood Components
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