Alberta Vein to Vein Society

2018 Vein to Vein Conference

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)

1301 16 Ave NW
Calgary, AB

Online registration is now closed.  On-site registrations will be accepted by cash or cheque only.

Enjoy the conference!

Friday March 16th, 2018 

 Stan Grad Centre, MacDonald Hall

Registration and Continental Breakfast 0800-0850 hrs

Preliminary Program
0850-1730 hrs

   Presentation Presenter
Opening Remarks    Karla Rieberger
Engineered Cellular Therapies - Creating cell products in the lab to fight and cure diseases
Dr N. Prokopishyn
Innovations in Hemophilia Treatment
Dr A. Lee
The CBS Rare Donor Program
Dr G. Clarke
CLS-CZ IVIG utilization program - Chasing the IVIG Utilization
Dr M-T Shabani-Rad
CLS SCIG program, A patient-oriented experience
Sima Zolfaghari
Bone Marrow Transplants in Sickle cell patients
Dr G. Gulicher
Calgary CBS - new production facility
Mr D. Krol
Trauma room topic - TBA
Dr P. McBeth

1200-1300 hrs Alberta Vein to Vein Society Annual General Meeting in MacDonald Hall (members only)

1700-1900 hrs Wine and Cheese Reception (sponsored) in atrium beside MacDonald Hall

Saturday March 17th, 2018 

 Stan Grad Centre, MC317

Registration and Continental Breakfast 0815-0900 hrs

Preliminary Program
0900-1530 hrs

   Presentation Presenter
Point of Care Testing in Anesthesia
Dr L. Chow
Medicine and Murder: The Role of Blood in Crime Scene Investigation
Ms R. Rock
Molecular Immunohematology in Transfusion Medicine
Dr P. Berardi
Considering Novel Utilization in Apheresis: Drug and Toxin Removal
Dr D, Sidhu
TM Interesting Case Studies
Ms N. Gettle
Ms J. McCarthy
Ms C. Chandler
Ms D. Dillabough
Closing Remarks

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C-train access is on the west side of the campus. Parking is limited. If required, parking in lot P6 (level 1) or P1 is recommended. 

For further information, contact:

Elaine Van Oyen

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