This webinar will explore current issues regarding emerging infectious diseases as they relate to donor screening, such as zika, chikungunya, and dengue viruses, as well as touch on MRSA and VRE screening. The program will also discuss positive clostridial stool cultures, and will re-visit an old favorite: mad cow disease. This webinar will be held on Thursday, May 26 from 2:00 - 3:15 PM (ET). Read more and register below.
Extraordinary People: Saving and Improving Lives through the Gift of Cells and Tissues
Tissue Bank Specialist Certification
Prepare for the Certified Tissue Bank Specialist (CTBS) Exam through the official AATB CTBS Exam Prep Course Series. Starting on June 7th, the AATB will offer 11 webinars designed to prepare candidates for the 2016 CTBS Exam, scheduled for September 24th. The webinar format allows candidates to interact with presenters while preparing for the exam. Sessions are based on the 13th Edition of Standards for Tissue Banking.
The AATB is pleased to announce the 2016 Guest Judges for the Communication & Education Awards. The AATB Communication and Education Awards are designed to share ideas and best practices and reward innovation and creativity among AATB membership. The 2016 judges represent a wide variety of professional interests from around the country. Click below to read more about this year's guest judges.
The 2016 Donate Life Transplant Games will be held June 10-15 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Donate Life Transplant Games is a multi-sport festival event produced by the Transplant Games of America for individuals who have undergone life-saving transplant surgeries. Competition events are open to living donors, organ transplant recipients, bone marrow, corneal and tissue transplant recipients. Click below to read more and register now!