Blood group matching: challenges and future directions                   

 

SYMPOSIUM

Date: postponed until after the COVID-19 measures.

Location: Sanquin, Plesmanlaan 125, Amsterdam. See directions here.

Symposium will be held in the Auditorium, main building, second floor.

Registration: Registration is closed until after the COVID-19 measures.

Registration deadline: postponed until after the COVID-19 measures.

 

The preliminary program is as follows:

PROGRAM

10:00 – 10:25    Welcome and coffee / tea

10:25 – 10:30    Opening symposium

                            Mart Janssen - Sanquin Research

10:30 – 11:15    Modelling the impact of changes in ferritin levels on Canadian blood donors (remote)

                            John Blake - Dalhousie University / Canadian Blood Services

11:15 – 11:45    The role of genotyping in transfusion medicine

                            Ellen van der Schoot - Sanquin Research / University of Amsterdam

11:45 – 12:30    Lunch

12:30 – 13:00    Alloimmunization: Med meets Math

                            Henk Schonewille - Sanquin Research

13:00 – 13:30    Red blood cell alloimmunization: the matching game

                            Dorothea Evers - Radboud UMC

13:30 – 14:00    Break with coffee / tea

14:00 – 14:30    OR, but then without OR?

                            Wim de Kort - Sanquin Research / University of Amsterdam

 

14:30 – 15:00    Blood bank logistics: challenges in the current blood supply practice

                           Onno Wisman - Sanquin Bloedbank

15:00 – 15:30    Optimal red blood cell matching

                            Joost van Sambeeck - Sanquin Research / University of Twente