2019 NCABB Fall Meeting

When: Sept. 15th -17th, 2019

Where: Concord, NC

2019 NCABB Leadership Workshop and Fall Meeting PACE presentation information

Preliminary 2019 Fall Meeting Schedule

8:00am Pathogen Reduction: Benefits and Challenges    Thomas Lightfoot, MD, American Red Cross
9:00am Break
9:45 Petteway Shepherd-

Blood transfusion safety: from mass-scale red cell genotyping to new antigens

Gregory Denomme, PhD, FCSMLS(D), Versiti BRI


Implementation of a new blood cooler insert and tracking technology and its effect on reducing RBC Wastage

Emmanuel A. Fadeyi, MD, FCAP, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

12noon Lunch
1pm One October Shootings:  A Summary of Events and Lessons Learned
Lois Borowski, MPM, MT(ASCP)SBB, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
2pm Evaluation and Management of the Trauma Patient:  Role of Blood and Blood Products

Anthony Charles MD, MPH, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

3pm Break
3:45pm The Blood Bank’s Role in the Care of Trauma Patients
Yara Park, MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Blood Bank Remote Refrigeration: You issue the blood so we don’t have to

Allison Meyer, MLS(ASCP)CM, UNC Medical Center


Vendor Reception

8:15am Kizzy Moore

Baby Steps: Applying Patient Blood Management to Pediatrics

Cyril Jacquot, MD, PhD, Children’s National Health System

9:30am Break

It’s an Assessment not an Inquisition

Anne Chenoweth, MBA, MT(ASCP)CM, CQA(ASQ), AABB


Blood Bank IT:  Needs vs Wants

Jessica L Poisson, MD MMCi, Duke University Hospital

12:15pm Membership Meeting, Widmann Award
12:30pm  Lunch

Serologic Case Studies

Jessica Drouillard, MSTM, SBB(ASCP)CM, Versiti


Stem Cell Transplant as a Cure for Sickle Cell Disease

Michael W. Kent, MD, Atrium Health/Levine Children’s Hospital


Introduction to CAR-T Cell Therapy

Natalie Grover, MD and George Hucks, Jr. MD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

4:30pm  NCABB Board Meeting

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