Blood products and transfusion practice for health professionals
For the first time, we're throwing the doors open - at least the virtual ones - to what has previously been an invitation-only face-to-face meeting.
The 16th National Strategic Blood Forum was attended by around 300 people and hosted by Australian Red Cross Lifeblood on 31 March 2021.
This year’s virtual event provided the unique opportunity to bring a range of stakeholders within the Australian blood sector together to share their perspectives on important issues.
Click here to see the experts, topics and presentations on offer.
The 2020 transfusion-transmissible infections in Australia surveillance report is now available and can be found here.
Lifeblood has now transitioned to a 7-day shelf life for platelet components This change has been almost 10 years in the making.
From 1 March 2021, the imported intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) product, Octagam 10%, and a new imported