Name Country Position
Claire Barrett South Africa Editor-in-Chief
Claude Tayou Tagny Cameroon French Editor
Leesha Raman South Africa Production Editor


Name Country Affiliations / Areas of Expertise are detailed in CVs
Dr Tonderai MAPAKO Zimbabwe National Blood Service Zimbabwe

Research Coordinator, Africa Society for Blood Transfusion

Dr Jose CRUZ USA Independent Consultant, Guatemalan
Prof Quentin EICHBAUM USA Prof of Pathology, Microbiology and immunology, Prof of Medical Education and Administration, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Prof Evan M BLOCH USA Assistant Prof of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Public Health
Dr Jaco JOUBERT South Africa Consultant Haematologist, Dept of Haematology and Cell Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Free State
Dr Shirley OWUSU-OFORI Ghana Head, Transfusion Medicine Unit, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi / Acting Head, Central Area Blood Centre, National Blood Service
Prof Edward L MURPHY USA Prof Laboratory Medicine and Epidemiology/Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco

Senior Investigator, Blood Systems Research Institute

Dr Manel CHAABANE Tunisia Faculté de Pharmacie de Monastir

Centre National de Transfusion Sanguine de Tunis

Prof Kamel BOUKEF Tunisia Professor Emeritus of Haematology

Affiliation: Faculty of Pharmacy Monastir University

Prof Saliou DIOP Senegal Professor of Haematology, and Head, Haematology Dept, University Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar

Director, Senegalese National Blood Transfusion Centre

Dr Syria LAPERCHE France Head of department of blood-borne agents

National reference centre of transfusion infectious risks

National institute of blood transfusion

Prof Daniele SONDAG-THULL Belgium Scientific Advisor: Belgian Red Cross Blood Services

Prof Immunology & Haematology, University of Liège, Belgium

Dr Jean-Baptiste TAPKO Cameroon Former Regional Advisor Blood Safety WHO/AFRO

AfSBT Education Manager, Francophone

Dr André LOUA Guinea Regional Advisor Blood Safety, World Health Organization AFRO