The 2nd AfSBT Educational Webinar

Date: Thursday, 2nd December 2021

Theme: Update on Technologies in Blood Banks;

Moderator: Dr. Heidi Goubran

For registration, please use the below link:

Zoom webinar.
Dec 2, 2021 04:00 PM Cairo
Topic: Update on Technologies in Blood Banks
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Detailed Programme



Title Speaker Affiliation
16.00-16.10 Welcome Address


Dr. Dora Mbanya AfSBT President
16.10-16.35 Evolvement of Blood Banking Technologies Dr. Faten Moftah AfSBT President Elect
16.35-17.00 Impact of Accreditation on Blood Services Dr. Mohamed Farouk AfSBT managing Director
17.00-17.15 Video by ABBOTT Contract fractionation of domestic plasma with acceptable quality and safety standards Dr. Jean-Claude Faber President of Haemophilia Association in Luxembourg
17.40-18.05 COVID studies performed in South Africa on blood donors Dr. Marion Vermeulen Executive TM & TS


18.05 -18.30 Q&A


Panel and Audience


N.B. Timing is CAT

Corporate sponsor

Abbott Transfusion Health Institute (ATHI)