Mayo Medical Laboratories' Transfuse conference. This conference was held March 21-23, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
This three-day multidisciplinary conference explores current state-of-the art techniques to manage hemorrhage and hemostatic challenges. The future of blood products, including advances in pathogen reduction and storage, will be examined. This is a one-of-a-kind summit organized by leaders in blood management from Mayo Clinic with expert faculty from institutions around the country.
Check out the video below for a preview of the conference from Justin Kreuter, M.D., course director of Transfuse 2016 and medical director of the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program in Rochester, Minn.
- Describe the most recent evidence-based use of transfusion therapies to optimally care for patients.
- Summarize the future of blood products as related to pathogen reduction and storage.
- Analyze and apply new knowledge to multidisciplinary clinical cases.
- Apply the concept of comprehensive blood management to support hospital transfusion needs and reduce inappropriate transfusions.
This educational activity is designed for medical specialists, surgeons, anesthesiologists, pathologists, perfusionists, hospitalists, hematologists, pediatricians, transfusion medicine specialists, residents, quality managers, nurses, and blood management directors and coordinators.