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I'm honored, @ErinE_MD! In the coming year, those are going to be updated as part of an overall revamping of my educational materials. Thanks so much for learning with me! #blooducation https://t.co/Pc4zGiE5zn

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The US blood supply is hurting, and it’s getting worse in many parts of the country. Please donate if you can! https://t.co/nDWWpdYnJD

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It's been my most recommended book for Transfusion Medicine learners for a long time, and with this terrific group of editors, the 20th @AABB Technical Manual is sure to continue to be great! @SueTJohnson @cohn_md #blooducation https://t.co/mHJwWhX3j2
The AABB Technical Manual, 20th edition, is scheduled for release in late June. The key points of each chapter are being provided to you as an exclusive member offering. https://t.co/KK3RUoaLUG #bloodbanking #transfusionmedicine https://t.co/H0iD3H8oce

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084: COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma with Pampee Young and Ralph Vassallo

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, does convalescent plasma from recovered patients offer fresh hope for those who are critically ill?

083CE: Building the Perfect Transfusion Committee with Carolyn Burns

CE episode! Is your hospital transfusion committee doing what it should be doing? Carolyn Burns is back to help guide you to a better experience!

082: COVID-19 and the Blood Supply with Louis Katz

Emergency episode! Blood banks, hospitals, and blood donors need to know what to do about COVID-19 now. Lou Katz explains. Recorded 3/16/20.

081CE: Top Ten Changes in the NEW AABB Standards with Rich Gammon

CE episode! April 1, 2020 brings another AABB Standards update, and Standards Committee Chair Rich Gammon walks you through your action items.

080CE: Is This Donor “Safe?” with Mindy Goldman

CE episode! Safe blood donors, safe recipients: Mindy Goldman outlines Canada’s decisions on older donors and men who have had sex with men.

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