The Grifols Academy of Transfusion Medicine Virtual Educational Opportunities

The Grifols Academy of Transfusion Medicine (TGATM) offers accessible continuing education opportunities to a variety of worldwide audiences, including experienced blood bank technologists, transfusion medicine specialists, research scientists, and physicians. Our faculty are recognized experts in the field of immunohematology, blood group genomics, and transfusion medicine.

 

  • Thank you for your interest and participation in the educational courses offered by The Grifols Academy of Transfusion Medicine (TGATM). The health and safety of our participants, faculty, and employees are our top priority. Due to the uncertainty surrounding the current COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided to cancel all in-person educational activities until further notice. In the meantime, we are currently working to increase our online educational offerings. Our mission is to continue to offer accessible continuing education opportunities despite this challenging time. Thank you for your understanding and support.

Providing Continuing Education to Transfusion Medicine Professional Since 2014

Live Virtual Educational Opportunities
Date* Time / Region Course Topic Speaker Registration
January 20, 2021 10:00 AM SGT (Singapore Standard Time) Journey to increase patient safety through optimized pretransfusion testing.

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Dr. Ghislain Noumsi, MD, Director of Medical Affairs, Grifols Asia Pacific

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TSEC@grifols.com

February 18, 2021 2:00 PM US CST The "M" Double "V": Managing Validation and Verification in the Blood Bank Lynne Uhl, MD; Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA Register Now
March 25, 2021 2:00 PM US CST Upcoming FDA Guidance for Bacterial Contamination: What Are the Options and How Should I Decide? Claudia S. Cohn, MD, PhD; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Register Now
April 7, 2021 2:00 PM SGT / 7:00AM CEST Impact of Occult Hepatitis B Virus Infection on Blood Transfusion Safety

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Dr. Daniel Candotti, Senior Research Scientist, National Institute of Blood Transfusion, France Register Now
April 21, 2021 2:00 PM CEST Strategies to increase donation rates in the pandemic era: the role of social media

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Aurora Masip, PhD, Director of Communication and Donation at the Banc de Sang i Teixits de Catalunya Register Now
April 22, 2021 2:00 PM US CST Critical Thinking to Solve Complex Cases in Transfusion Medicine Sandra Nance, MS, MASCP, MT(ASCP)SBB; Margaret Keller, PhD; Paul Mansfield, MT(ASCP)SBB; American Red Cross, Philadelphia, PA; Geralyn Meny, MD, MS; Grifols USA, Emeryville, CA Register Now
May 20, 2021 2:00 PM US CST Malaria: Deferrals and Testing; Where Do We Hope to Go in the Future? Susan Stramer, PhD; American Red Cross, Gaithersburg, MD

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TSEC@grifols.com

June 30, 2021 10:00 AM SGT / 8:00 PM (-1) CST Association Between COVID-19 and ABO Blood Groups

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Geralyn Meny, MD, MS; Grifols USA, Emeryville, CA Coming Soon
August 4, 2021 10:00 AM SGT / 8:00 PM (-1) CST Impact of COVID-19 Vaccines in Blood Screening Processes

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Cyril Jacquot, MD, PhD; Children's National Health System; Washington, DC Coming Soon
September 29, 2021 10:00 AM SGT / 8:00 PM (-1) CST Complete Your Diagnosis to Protect the Newborn

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Gregory Denomme, PhD, FCSMLS(D); Versiti, Inc., Milwaukee, WI Coming Soon
October 27, 2021 2:00 PM SGT / 8:00 AM SAST False Elite Controllers: Risk of HIV Transfusion Transmission and Mitigation Strategies

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Marion Vermeulen, Wendy Sykes; SANS, Roodepoort, South Africa Coming Soon

*All dates are subject to change

 

Grifols is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) P.A.C.E® program and the Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel. Email TSEC@grifols.com to receive CE credit for viewing this recording.