New York Blood Center Enterprises (NYBCe) has a mission to train the next generation of leaders in the fields of blood banking and transfusion medicine, and values the acquisition, sharing and application of knowledge.
Education Resources: New York Blood Center Enterprises is proud to announce the launch of the NYBCe Education Resources Webpage. This open access webpage is your one-stop shop for educational material in blood banking and transfusion medicine. The NYBCe Education Resources Webpage provides links to many resources, covering a variety of topics. You can also access it directly at: nybc.org/educationresources.
- Essentials of Transfusion Medicine Webinar Series: New York Blood Center Enterprises was proud to host a 23-week series from January-July 2021 covering all aspects of blood banking and transfusion medicine. Recordings are still available to view for P.A.C.E. credit. For access to the recordings, go to the NYBCe Education Resources Webpage.
- Speakers at local and national conferences: Medical and technical experts from NYBCe routinely share their knowledge and experience at local and national conferences, including ISBT & AABB meetings.
- AABB Annual Meeting: Every year, NYBCe demonstrates its leadership in the fields of transfusion medicine and cellular therapy at the AABB Annual Meeting. Medical, technical and research experts from NYBCe participate in the meeting as speakers, authors and award winners.
- Alexander S Weiner Lecture: Dr. Alexander Solomon Wiener is recognized internationally for his significant contributions to medicine. He was an outstanding leader in the fields of forensic medicine, serology, and immunogenetics. His pioneering work with Dr. Karl Landsteiner led to the discovery of the Rh factor in 1937, and subsequently to the development of exchange transfusion methods that saved the lives of countless infants with hemolytic disease of the newborn. He was a Professor in the Department of Forensic Medicine at New York University School of Medicine and Serologist in the office of the Chief Medical Examiner of New York. He was the recipient of numerous honors, including the Lasker Public Service Award, Passano Award, Karl Landsteiner Award, and Kennedy International Award. Dr. Wiener died on November 6, 1976.The Alexander S. Wiener Lecture is dedicated in his memory.
- Trainee abstracts
Perioperative Red Cell Transfusions Are Associated With A Significant Risk Of Venous Thromboelbolism Within 30 Days Post-Operatively: Evidence From A Large North American Multicenter Prospective Registry.
Other Educational Resources
- The AABB offers a wide range of education and training materials in the fields of transfusion medicine and cellular therapy.
- The American Society of Hematology (ASH) provides continuing medical education opportunities and educational resources for medical professionals in the field of hematology.
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