Knowledge & Education


ISBT started hosting webinars in 2017. They are online lectures on a wide range of transfusion medicine-related topics presented by experts. The webinars are hosted monthly and are accessible for ISBT members. After attending a webinar you can receive a certificate of attendance upon request. 

For each webinar, members of ISBT receive an invitation via email with the registration link. If you have a suggestion, comment or question, please reach out to the Communications Coordinator:

Below are the 2019 webinars listed (click on the title to sign up)

Topic Speaker Date Time
The beginner’s guide to Designing Clinical Transfusion Research Hosted by the Young Professionals Council, Freely accessible*  Leo van de Watering January 9. 15.00 CET
Red blood cell development in health and disease Ashley Toye February 27. 15.00 CET
Serological techniques for solving problems in immunohaematology Nicole Thornton March 21. 15:00 CET
Strategies To Survive Your PhD Hosted by the Young Professionals Council, Freely accessible*  René M. van Hulst April 3. 15.00 CET
Blood donor deferral for men who have sex with men (MSM) Brian Custer May 16. 16:00 CET
The NOTIFY Library Evangelia Petrisli June 5. 15:00 CET
How to nail your presentation Hosted by the Young Professionals Council, Freely accessible*  Alexei Kapterev  July 3. 15:00 CET
Principles of Patient Blood Management Shubha Allard and Cynthia So-Osman August 22. 15:00 CET
SHOT Annual Report - Serious Hazards of Transfusion Shruthi Narayan September 4. 15:00 CET
Cell-free DNA and noninvasive prenatal testing of fetal blood group antigens Frederik Banch Clausen October 9. 15:00 CET
Use of biostatistics for transfusion research Kristin Lynn Sainani November 27. 22:00 CET
Spanish webinar: 30 years of home transfusion Iñigo Romon December 11. 15:00 CET

*Freely accessible: these live webinars or the recordings on ISBT Education are freely accessible, also for non-members

Not a good time for you? All webinars are recorded and uploaded to ISBT Education, so you can watch them afterwards and you can continue the discussion on the forum

Click here for the overview of webinars held in 2017 and 2018. All these webinars are available for ISBT members on ISBT Education. To watch congress webcasts, interviews and more visit ISBT Education or download the Education app for Android or IOS devices.

Interested in joining a webinar, but not an ISBT member yet? 
Join our community now and benefit from all educational opportunities ISBT offers, such as the Live Journal Club.