The 2019 Nominating Committee is pleased to present the slate of candidates for the 2019-20 AABB Board of Directors. The slate includes the Committee's recommendations to fill the officer positions for 2019-20: David Green, MSA, for president-elect; Dana Devine, MA, PhD, for vice president
AABB recently released Association Bulletin (AB) #19-02, "Recommendations on the Use of Group O Red Blood Cells." Written by a team of experts and approved by the AABB Board of Directors, the bulletin recommends actions to decrease the over-reliance on group O Rh(D)-negative red blood cells (RBCs).
AABB's Primer of Blood Administration is now available as an exclusive member offering. AABB designed the Primer to serve as an easy-to-use educational tool for novice and experienced blood banking professionals looking to refresh or expand their knowledge of blood transfusion
AABB, America's Blood Centers (ABC) and the American Red Cross (ARC) urged leaders of the United States House of Representatives Appropriations Committee to adopt the proposed funding included in the White House's fiscal year 2020 budget request to encourage development of pathogen-reduction
AABB encourages members to take advantage of the Professional Engagement Program (PEP) mentoring program. The informal, six-month program provides a way for AABB members to share their expertise, expand their professional network and exchange ideas.