Experience AABB Central – The One-Stop Shop for your AABB Needs

AABB Central represents the many hats of AABB. Be sure to visit this one-stop shop in the Exhibit Hall during the 2017 Annual Meeting. Chat with AABB staff and other professionals, ask questions and learn more about the many AABB resources. AABB CENTRAL CHALLENGE 8 questions, 8 prizes and 8 chances to win! Visit AABB … Continue reading “Experience AABB Central – The One-Stop Shop for your AABB Needs”

Poster Presentations: Take a Walk on the ‘Leading-Edge Science’ Side

We take the research portion of the AABB Annual Meeting very seriously! More than 500 abstracts were selected as poster presentations this year. Be sure to visit the top poster presentations and trainee award winning abstracts on display in Hall E for a glimpse of leading-edge science and information. On Saturday, Oct. 7, from noon … Continue reading “Poster Presentations: Take a Walk on the ‘Leading-Edge Science’ Side”

#AABB17 Mobile App: Start Planning Your Meeting Today!

The 2017 AABB Annual Meeting mobile App is now available for download. This year we’re debuting a new more powerful and flexible meeting App. One of the coolest features? You’ll get schedule and location updates in real-time. If there’s a change to the program, you’ll know right away. That’s just the start of what the … Continue reading “#AABB17 Mobile App: Start Planning Your Meeting Today!”

Happy Touring! Things to do in San Diego

Looking for something to do in between sessions? Need a getaway from meetings all day? Not only does San Diego have year-round sunshine and near-perfect weather; but this vibrant city offers an ideal balance of business and pleasure, with a state-of-the-art convention center, 70+ miles of sparkling coastline and unique neighborhoods soaked in culture. Get … Continue reading “Happy Touring! Things to do in San Diego”

Dining Out, San Diego style

With breathtaking beaches, a world-renowned zoo and a host of critically acclaimed museums, it’s no wonder San Diego consistently ranks as one of America’s top vacation destinations. While San Diego’s reputation as a family-friendly city is well-known, the place that calls itself “America’s Finest City” is increasingly being recognized as a buzzworthy dining destination. From … Continue reading “Dining Out, San Diego style”

Visit the Exhibit Hall and Step Into the Future

Come see innovation in action in Hall F-G at the San Diego Exhibit Hall during this year’s AABB Annual Meeting. There you’ll find nearly 160 exhibitors — both well-established companies and small startups — showing off their latest products and technologies. Stop by the Grand Opening at 5:45-8 pm on Saturday for some free food … Continue reading “Visit the Exhibit Hall and Step Into the Future”

Pre-Meeting Workshops Focus on Hemovigilance and Hemorrhagic Shock Resuscitation

  Arriving in San Diego before the meeting starts? Why not check out one of these pre-meeting workshops? Hemovigilance: With the list of emerging infectious threats to the blood supply growing in the U.S., hemovigilance is more important than ever. Come listen to speakers from the American Red Cross and Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association, among … Continue reading “Pre-Meeting Workshops Focus on Hemovigilance and Hemorrhagic Shock Resuscitation”

#AABB17: Unlock the Hashtag Potential!

An important part of attending a meeting these days is connecting with other participants by exchanging views on the topics being addressed at the meeting. Be sure to utilize the hashtag #AABB17 when posting about the 2017 AABB Annual Meeting on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. That way, both attendees and those who will not be … Continue reading “#AABB17: Unlock the Hashtag Potential!”

Getting Blood to Service Members Closer to the Point of Injury Can Help Save Lives; Learn How the Armed Services Blood Program Is Doing This

U.S. Armed Forces face some unique challenges when it comes to blood and blood products. In a joint AABB/Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP) workshop, Captain Roland Fahie, MSC, USN, Director of ASBP is leading a can’t-miss session that will provide insight into these challenges and solutions, including how to get blood to injured soldiers faster than … Continue reading “Getting Blood to Service Members Closer to the Point of Injury Can Help Save Lives; Learn How the Armed Services Blood Program Is Doing This”

Ready, Set, Connect! Networking Opportunities at the Annual Meeting

AABB’s Annual Meeting, to be held Oct. 7-10 in San Diego, is the perfect opportunity to mingle with colleagues from around the world and discuss the latest developments in the fields of transfusion medicine, cellular therapies and patient blood management. AABB has networking events planned in a variety of formats and forums, providing ample opportunities … Continue reading “Ready, Set, Connect! Networking Opportunities at the Annual Meeting”