Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion
  • Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST)
    Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST)

    BEST Collaborative is an international research organization that works collaboratively to explore ways to improve transfusion-related services through…

  • BEST Membership
    BEST Membership

    The BEST collaborative is a unique free-standing group of over 150 manufacturers, clinicians, and scientists from 22 countries committed to improving transfusion…

  • BEST Meetings
    BEST Meetings

    BEST meetings are held twice per year. and attendance is open to all members. Invited guests may attend with pre-approval of the Chair.

  • Press Releases
    Press Releases

    Official notices regarding significant publications, special events and member news.

  • Recommended Procedures
    Recommended Procedures

    Several best practice documents are available for download

  • Sponsorship
    Sponsorship

    Any commercial organization or Blood Service interested in advancing the purpose of BEST may become a supporter of BEST by paying the annual dues amount; providing a…

Latest News

Call for Scott Murphy Lectureship Applications

Online applications now being accepted

IBTS-BEST Educational Seminar

was held in Cork, Ireland in April 2019

An Updated Overview on Transfusion Medicine

was held in Florence, Italy in April 2018

Member Reminders

  • The April 2019 meeting in Cork, Ireland will be the first meeting with the refreshed membership under the leadership of the new Chair, Dr. Ziggy Szczepiorkowski.
  • The BEST Book is now posted in the members area.
  • A pre-meeting symposium will be held the day prior to the BEST Meeting in Cork, Thursday, April 25th. 
 
 

October 2019

Alamo

BEST LVIII Meeting

The meeting dates for the Fall Meeting are October 16-17, 2019

Location

  • Meeting will be held at the Marriott Riverwalk in San Antonio on the Wed-Thursday prior to the AABB Annual Meeting
  • The BEST Dinner will be held at the Natural Bridge Caverns

 

April 2020

Warsaw

BEST LIX Meeting

Dates for the Meeting in Warsaw, Poland are now set for April 24-25, 2020

Important News

  • The meeting and dinner locations are to be determined.
  • Additional details will be announced when they are available.

 

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