University of Toronto Transfusion Medicine Rounds

A cultural perspective of blood transfusion in Indigenous communities


Event details

Presented by

Ms. Krista Maracle

Learning objectives

  1. To learn about Indigenous Peoples history, spiritual beliefs and their relationship to healthcare.
  2. To identify the cultural significance of blood for Indigenous communities.
  3. Explain the cultural and traditional approach to blood transfusions in an Indigenous community.


Registration for this event is required using the online Zoom registration form. For additional event details, refer to the Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network (ORBCoN) website: University of Toronto Transfusion Medicine Rounds – June 22, 2023 – Transfusion Ontario.

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