Name Country Position/ Area of Expertise
Mounirou Baby


Mali Director General CNTS Mali; Professor of Hematology
Shirley Owusu-Ofori


Ghana Consultant – Transfusion Medicine Unit, K.A. Teaching Hospital, Kumasi; Ag Head Central Area Blood Centre, NBSG, Kumasi; Head Transfusion Medicine Unit (TMU), K.A. TH, Kumasi
Janaki Sonoo:


Mauritius MBBS; MD (Pathology). Head National Blood Transfusion Service, Mauritius
Syria Laperche France Head of Department of Blood-borne Agents and National Reference Centre for the study of Hepatitis B and C and HIV in blood transfusion; Department of Blood-Borne Agents Institut National de la Transfusion Sanguine, 6 Rue Alexandre Cabanel 75 015 Paris – France
Vermeulen Marion SA Laboratory Manager, SANBS, South Africa




Name Country Position/ Area of Expertise
Jean Baptiste Tapko Cameroon Education Manager AfSBT; Chair of the AfSBT Education Committee; Blood transfusion and haematology specialist;

MD, MS, DEA, CES: haematology, microbiology virology, immunology, molecular biology, clinical parasitology