3 août 2021
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

ISBT In Focus”, which took place virtually in June 2021, offered themed sessions in two time-zones to ensure as many delegates as possible could take part, and used state-of-the-art lectures and

22 juillet 2021
Dimpy Modi
Despite the critical and increasing demand for platelets within the health-care system, they remain the most commonly discarded blood component in Canada. Improper storage outside of the hospital
9 juillet 2021
Dr. Basit Yousuf

The 10thNorman Bethune Symposium was held in May 2021. This annual Centre for Blood Research symposium honours the work of Dr. Norman Bethune, and features scientists and clinicians discussing

24 juin 2021
Jessica Cunha
A woman with long brown hair, gold-rimmed glasses and a denim shirt stands on a roadway lined with greenery and brick buildings.
Dr. Catherine Jenkins


Editor’s note: this story and the details shared are with the

4 juin 2021
Canadian Blood Services trainees

This post was written by Dr. Mona Khorshidfar and Wayne Zhao, both of whom are members of Dr. Dana Devine’s laboratory at the Centre for Blood Research. The post was originally published on the Centre

25 mai 2021
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

As SARS-CoV-2 was emerging in early 2020, Canadian Blood Services and other blood operators were unsure how their operations and the blood supply would be affected. Now, over a year since the COVID-19

13 mai 2021
Dr. Geraldine Walsh

Through the Centre for Innovation’s competitive funding programs, Canadian Blood Services conducts and supports researchers and research projects in key areas. Recipients for one of our most dynamic

27 avril 2021
Jessica Cunha
Organ donation coordinators endure high rates of burnout. Canadian Blood Services and CHEO aim to change that.

Before Ken Lotherington joined the organ and tissue donation and transplantation (OTDT)

15 avril 2021
Guest Author

This is an edited repost of a profile written by Andy An, MD/PhD student in the Hancock Lab and Cecilia H. Kim, CBR-SBME Summer Studentship Program alumna. The original article can be found on the Cen