Hi, I'm Joe

I Teach the Essentials of Transfusion Medicine to Learners Everywhere


Educational interviews



Tutorials and didactics



Review BB/TM



Explanations & definitions


BBGuy on Twitter

The invitation to share even a virtual platform with the great @SueTJohnson is a HUGE honor! I’m excited to join Sue, @Versiti team, and all of you. #AABB19 #blooducation https://t.co/Gm9BWrMmzY
Versiti @Versiti
We're gearing up for #AABB19 @AABB w/ a Twitter chat about careers in #bloodbanking feat. Versiti’s @SueTJohnson & #blooducation expert @bloodbankguy. Ask questions & learn from the experts about what it takes to go the distance in blood banking & #transfusionmedicine. https://t.co/T4IfJ62mgq

Today's #BBGEssentials: FDA released the Final Guidance on bacteria in platelets, but do you know what it means? 🤔Dr. Pat Kopko and I dig into the goodies in the guidance, & help you with what to do 🄽🄾🅆. https://t.co/RCtKfuUs61, all usual podcast spots. #blooducation https://t.co/21XUct6GdA

. @AABB Annual Meeting is coming up! Join Versiti’s @SueTJohnson and @bloodbankguy for a Twitter chat about #transfusionmedicine on 10/16, 12pm CST. This is your chance to learn all about careers in #bloodbanking! #AABB19 #BBCareers https://t.co/6b4sXtMS9J

What I love more than anything is teaching the essentials! 👨‍🏫 @AABB asked if I would be willing to do a bonus session to cover the basics of WAA's, and it was an easy "yes!" 👍 See you soon in San Antonio! #BBGEssentials #AABB19 #blooducation https://t.co/d5T1nUg8pe
Bonus presentation at #AABB19! 🤩 Join the one and only @bloodbankguy for "Back to Basics with the Blood Bank Guy: Warm Autoantibody Essentials" on Monday | 10/21 | 12:15-1:15 pm at AABB Central 👉 https://t.co/gllHwQzPmk https://t.co/Cr9TUY85vv

076: FDA Platelet Bacteria Guidance with Pat Kopko

The US FDA released the Final Guidance on bacteria in platelets on 9/30/19. Pat Kopko is here to help you understand what you need to do now.

075CE: What About Fibrinogen? with Melissa Cushing

CE episode! Are we ignoring the most important coag factor when transfusing bleeding patients? Melissa Cushing asks, “What about fibrinogen?”

074CE: Radioactive! with Chris Tormey

CE episode! Irradiation prevents TA-GHVD, a lethal transfusion complication. But does it really do what you think it does?

073: Implementing Trauma Whole Blood with David Oh and Mike Goodman

What’s cold is hot again! You need to hear how one large US center implemented cold-stored whole blood for trauma transfusion.

072CE: Neonatal Platelet Transfusion with Martha Sola-Visner

CE episode! What if everything we THOUGHT we knew about neonatal platelet transfusion is wrong?

Pin It on Pinterest