NYBCe Education Resources Webpage

Welcome to the NYBCe Education Resources webpage!  New York Blood Center Enterprises is committed to providing convenient and quality educational content for technologists, residents/fellows, students, and anyone interested in blood banking and transfusion medicine.  Please explore below to discover all the educational resources available to you.  

eLearning in Transfusion Medicine (P.A.C.E. credit available)

eLearning courses are interactive and informational!  Explore the topics available, and pass a final exam to earn P.A.C.E. credit.

Essentials of Transfusion Medicine Webinar Series Recordings (P.A.C.E. credit available)

The Essentials of Transfusion Medicine Webinar Series (ETMWS) is an educational program covering a breadth of transfusion medicine and blood banking topics, at both the "Essentials" and "Beyond Essentials" level.  Recordings of past ETMWS programs are available for viewing on-demand for a limited time following the live webinar.  For more information on 2023 ETMWS, visit www.nybc.org/webinar

Experience in Blood Banking

Every year, the Immunohematology Reference Laboratory at Community Blood Center is proud to offer educational courses for blood bankers, residents and fellows, and clinical laboratory science students.  Experience in Blood Banking courses are lecture-based courses and attendees receive P.A.C.E. continuing education credits.  

Immunohematology & Blood Group Genomics: Past Milestones & Future Direction (P.A.C.E. credit available)

On July 13, 2022, NYBCe celebrated the contributions of Dr. Connie Westhoff and Christine Lomas-Francis to the field of transfusion medicine.  In this educational symposium, Dr. Westhoff and Christine were honored in advance of their upcoming retirements.  Recordings of educational presentations are now available to receive free, on-demand continuing education credit, along with access to Dr. Westhoff's and Christine's remarks to family, friends and colleagues.

Immunohematology Boot Camp

Listen to New York Blood Center's Christine Lomas-Francis and Sunitha Vege discuss the details of MNS genotyping in this AABB eCast from February 2021

Immunohematology Method Videos

Watch videos of how to perform common blood bank methods, including blood type, antibody screen, and much more.

Featured Podcast: RHD Genotyping

Listen to TRANSFUSION's podcast featuring NYBC's Sunitha Vege & Dr. Connie Westhoff on their work with RHD genotyping.  

Featured Presentation: Blood Donation & MSM Deferral

In March of 2021, Dr. Nancy Van Buren spoke to the Unite organization of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.  Listen to the presentation here.  

Laboratory Science Student Resources

Explore blood bank resources especially for laboratory science students.  Online modules include ABO discrepancies, comparison of blood bank methods, and more!

Lab Week with NYBCe (P.A.C.E. credit available)

In 2022, NYBCe brought you a daily educational laboratory case study to celebrate laboratory professionals during Lab Week 2022 (April 25-29).  From intermediate to advanced immunohematology and genomics cases to platelet antibody testing and HLA, NYBCe celebrated laboratory professionals with this program.

"Quick Lessons" in Immunohematology

Quick Lessons in Immunohematology provide information on a variety of immunohematology topics in an easy-to-digest format.   Explore all the Quick Lessons available to download.  

Resident Rotation: Immunohematology Reference Laboratory

These modules are designed to provide residents with instruction on the fundamentals of immunohematology, beginning with ABO testing and concluding with the complexity of differential adsorptions. 

Technical Advisory Meetings (P.A.C.E. credit available)

Innovative Blood Resoures, a division of New York Blood Center Enterprises, regularly hosts local Technical Advisory Meetings (TAMs) that often contain an educational component.  Access recordings of previous educational sessions associated with TAMs here.  

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