TTISS-ON Annual Meeting 2021

On March 12th, 2021, the annual TTISS-ON meeting took a different turn from the past years and was hosted virtually, with over 100 participants. Presentations were given by Joanne Duncan, Drs. Christine Cserti-Gazdewich, Michelle Zeller and Matthew Yan, alongside case studies done by Drs. Akash Gupta, Marissa Laureano and Khalid Batarfi, the event turned out to be a huge success.

If you missed this, see the agenda below and click on the presentation you would like to view


11:00 – 11:10                Welcome and Introduction – Nancy Heddle

11:10 – 11:30                Who do I report to? Reporting Transfusion Reactions in Ontario – 19 min

– Joanne Duncan

11:30 – 12:00                Bystanders Torn Asunder: Hyperhemolysis in Hemovigilance  37 min

 – Dr. Christine Cserti-Gazdewich       

12:00 – 12:30                TRALI: Behind the Scenes: Reporting to CBS 25 min

                                      – Dr. Michelle Zeller

                                      – Dr. Matthew Yan

12:30 – 1:15                Transfusion Reaction Cases (all three below) 25 min

12:30 – 12:45                Transfusion Reaction Case 2 – Interactive Presentation

                                         -Dr. Akash Gupta   

12:45 – 1:00                  Transfusion Reaction Case 1 – Interactive Presentation                

                                       -Dr. Marissa Laureano  

1:00 – 1:15                    Transfusion Reaction Case 3 – Interactive Presentation  

                                      -Dr. Khalid Batarfi

1:15 – 1:30                     Discussion and Closing Comments         

We thank all the presenters and our TTISS-ON members for participating in this event and for providing us with great feedback.

Download our TTISS-ON Meeting Workshop 2021 interactive transfusion reaction case slides

March 12, 2020 Virtual Conference Presentations (for all Presentation Page)