Emerging infectious diseases and blood in 2019
13 November 2019
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.