SVTM 2017

From September 7th till September 8th Switzerland’s transfusion medicine congress, the SVTM (Swisstransfusion) will take place in Fribourg, Switzerland.

The annual Swisstransfusion conference is an event where specialists have the opportunity to meet and exchange information on recent developments, and to learn about current topics. This year Pathogen Inactivation will take a prominent place.

At this year’s conference, Cerus will be presenting a lunch symposium on Thursday 7th of September from 12.15 till 13.15 in room P02.


Here are details on the speakers and their focus area:

Recent outbreak of Yellow fever in Brazil and the concern of donor deferrals through vaccination 

            Prof. Luiz Amorim – Medical Director Hemorio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Current practice for the production and storage of Plasma and Cryoprecipitate in the UK

            Dr. Lucy Bower – Backholer, Senior Component Development Scientist, NHS Blood and Transplant


Be sure to also visit our Cerus booth.

 Visit the SVTM website


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