The theme for the SABM 2020 Annual Meeting is Hitting the Jackpot: Everyone Wins with Patient Blood Management!
SABM is holding its 19th Annual Meeting on September 10-12, 2020 at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. Due to its popularity, the SABM Patient Blood Management (PBM) Certificate Course with Exam will be offered on September 9, 2020.
These events are packed with what industry professionals need to know.
EXHIBITS AND SPONSORS
The SABM Annual Meeting is an ideal opportunity for the PBM industry to market its products and services to SABM’s multidisciplinary members. Learn more about sponsor and exhibitor opportunities here.
Pierre Tibi, MD, SABM President, and Sherri Ozawa RN, SABM President-elect, recently traveled to the InCor Hospital System in São Paolo, Brazil, to deliver a series of educational lectures on the implementation of a comprehensive Patient Blood Management program in a Cardiology and Cardiothoracic surgery setting. InCor is the largest hospital system in Latin America, and has comprehensive medical services including adult and pediatric heart transplant and other advanced medical and surgical cardiac procedures. Blood transfusion is a challenging issue in Latin America, with both supply and cost issues. InCor recognizes that a comprehensive Patient Blood Management strategy leads to increased efficiency, safety, and outcomes.
We are glad that Patient Blood Management is receiving attention, HOWEVER,
ICC-PBM article: JAMA. 2019;321(10):983-997. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.0554.
Physicians, nurses and other healthcare personnel looking to grow their knowledge and skills in Patient Blood Management -- from ethics to advanced techniques -- should consider enrolling in the new online course.
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