ANNUAL MEETINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONSORTIUM FOR BLOOD SAFETY:

The First Annual Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS), September 24-25, 1988- New York Blood Center, New York, NY, USA.

The Second Annual Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety, November  6-7   1999- Blood Centers of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA, USA.

The Third Annual Meeting of the International Consortium For Blood Safety (ICBS), July 6-7, 2000- Rust, Austria.

The Fourth Annual Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS), Sept 30-Oct 1, 2001- Groningen, The Netherlands.

The Fifth Annual Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS), July 14 and 15, 2002- Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

The Sixth Annual Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS), July 25 to 28, 2003 Berlin, Germany.

The Seventh Annual Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS), July, 2004-  Edinburgh, UK.

 

OTHER ICBS MEETINGS AND SYMPOSIA:

 

Meeting of ICBS Reagents and Quality Assurance Task Forces, Seattle, USA, May, 25-6, 2000.

The International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS) Satellite Symposium, ISBT Congress, Vienna, Austria, July 11, 2000.

Meeting of Hepatitis Branch team, CDC and ICBS team: CDC support to establish an ICBS Blood Master Panel, Atlanta, USA, August 25, 2000.

International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS) Organizational Meeting on Blood Safety in Africa, Abidjan, Ivory Coast, January 5, 2001.

ICBS Meeting with WHO/HQ Blood safety staff: ICBS collaboration and coordination with the WHO, Geneva, Switzerland, January 22, 2001.

ICBS Meeting with WHO/AFRO Blood safety staff: ICBS collaboration with the WHO Regional Office for Africa for Support to African countries, Harare, Zimbabwe, January 24-28, 2001.

Meeting of ICBS team and Paul-Ehrlich team: ICBS/PEI Establishing an International Collaborative Center for evaluating blood screening assays for detection of HCV, HBV virus (HBV), Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Langen, Germany, on March 27, 2001.

Meeting of the ICBS Panel Working Group, NYBC, New York, NY .. - May 13-14, 2001.

Meeting of the International Consortium for Blood Safety (ICBS) and Liaised Organizations and Institutions to discuss and adopt mechanisms for improved coordination and collaboration between ICBS and liaison organizations and institutions for better planning and implementation of blood safety projects in developing countries, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA, February 15 to February 17, 2003.

ICBS focuses on improving the safetyof blood transfusion in the developing (restricted economy) world

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