Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion

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

Press Release 13 December 2017

Ziggy Szczepiorkowski, MD, PhD elected Chair, effective Oct 2018


Press Release 20 July 2016

Interference of New Drugs in Compatibility Testing for Blood Transfusion


Press Release 13 November 2014

Accouncement of BEST Membership for the next 4-year term (2014-2018)


Press Release 27 February 2014

Call for next term Scientific Membership Applications through April 30, 2014


Press Release 26 February 2014

Michael Murphy, MD Elected Chair, effective October 2014


Press Release 22 December 2009

Larry J. Dumont, MBA, PhD has been elected as its new Chair, effective October 2010


Press Release 27 May 2008

Response to recent studies purporting to show that transfusion of older red blood cells leads to greater risk