Emerging infectious diseases and blood in 2019
13 November 2019 01:30pm - 02:30pm Australia/Sydney
The ongoing threat of new transfusion hazards requires vigilance to ensure the safety of the blood supply. Emerging infectious diseases continue to be a major concern because of their potential consequences - this session will outline what they are, give some examples and explain why they continue to emerge.
|Presenter:||Professor Iain Gosbell, National Donor and Product Safety Specialist, Australian Red Cross Blood Service.|
- Improve understanding of emerging infectious diseases.
- Discuss the infectious diseases environment looking forward in 2019.