EDQM Blood Conference

Innovation in Blood Establishment Processes

14-15 January 2025  Strasbourg, France




This event is organised by the EDQM in close collaboration with an international scientific committee composed of 11 experts working in the field:

  • Dr Margarida AMIL, Consultant National Competent Authority – Instituto Português do Sangue e Transplantação, Portugal
  • Dr Alex AQUILINA, Director Emeritus National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS), Malta
  • Dr Nigar ERTUĞRUL ÖRÜÇ, University of Health Sciences Diskapı Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Türkiye
  • Prof. Tor HERVIG, Medical Doctor, Irish Blood Transfusion Service, Ireland
  • Mrs Ína BJÖRG HJÁLMARSDÓTTIR, Head of Department, The Blood Bank, Landspitali University Hospital, Iceland
  • Dr Lene HOLM HARRITSHØJ, Rigshospitalet, Department of Clinical Immunology, Copenhagen Blood Centre, Denmark
  • Dr Luca MASCARETTI, Editor-in-Chief, Blood Transfusion. Qualified Auditor ISO 9001:2015 and Regulation (EU) 2017/745/ (Medical Device Regulation), Italy
  • Dr Simonetta PUPELLA, Director Medical Affairs & Blood Inspection System, National Blood Centre, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Italy
  • Prof. Harald SCHENNACH, Head of Institute, Central Institute for Blood Transfusion and Immunology (ZIB), Tirol Kliniken GmbH, Austria
  • Mr Stephen VARDY, Lead Quality Specialist, National Health Service (NHS) Blood and Transplant, United Kingdom Your request completed
  • Dr Tomislav VUK, Head of Quality Management, Croatian Institute of Transfusion Medicine, Croatia