Short Course in Transfusion Medicine Research


A two-week short course, entitled “Securite Transfusionelle Infectieuse” and given in French, will be held at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, May 9 – 19 2017.

The intended audience includes medical doctors, PhD's and senior technicians working in transfusion medicine and who wish to learn how to accomplish their own research projects.  The course includes morning lectures on the current state-of-the-art in transfusion medicine and clinical research methodology, as well as afternoon workshops during which each trainee writes their own 5-6 page research protocol with mentorship from the course faculty.  Scholarship funds cover a round-trip airline ticket and tuition fees for each accepted trainee; trainees must fund their own housing and living expenses in Paris. Applications must be submitted online via at the following website . The deadline for application is January 26, 2017; any questions and be directed to the professors listed on the website.”