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:
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