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Grand Rounds: Saving Lives While Saving Blood

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Jan 16, 2019
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Bessie Myers Auditorium
Ames, IA

Learn about current transfusion guidelines and how transfusions can affect patient outcomes.

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Registration Not Required


Speaker: K. Alex Smith, DO, LifeServe Blood Center

Studies have identified an extensive gap between transfusion recommendations and actual practice. This has an effect on patient outcomes, health care costs, and the blood supply.

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

  1. Understand how unnecessary transfusions affect patient outcomes, healthcare costs, and blood supply inventories.
  2. Understand and apply current transfusion guidelines

Target audience: Physicians, advance practice professionals, Nurses, Ancillary staff, medical student (rotating), medical students (non-rotating), health care administrators


Sally Houser at 515-239-2135 or send an email

Schedule & Location


Date Time Location
1. Wed, January 16 12:10 PM to 1:10 PM Bessie Myers Auditorium

Location Details

  • Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010

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