LearnTransfusion Series

U of T Rounds: "Albumin: Understanding the Controversy"


Event Details

Presented by:

Dr. Justyna Bartoszko
Physician and Assistant Professor at Toronto General Hospital,
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management

Learning Objectives:

1.    To understand the physiological role of endogenous albumin.
2.    To understand the physiological effects of exogenous albumin.
3.    To clarify the formulations of albumin available in Canada and their differences.
4.    To review the indications supported by evidence for exogenous albumin administration.


Note: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Zoom:    https://uhn-etms.zoom.us/j/93143333871 Meeting ID: 931 4333 3871
YouTube:         https://youtu.be/kEsfDEiekuc

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The LearnTransfusion series is the seminar component of the Areas of Focused Competency (AFC)-Diploma Program in Transfusion Medicine. The series, organized by Canadian Blood Services is also open to all practitioners in the field of Transfusion Medicine. Through a series of regular webinars, trainees and practitioners are exposed to various scientific, technical and clinical aspects of transfusion medicine.