Ed Brindle holds a University master’s in biomedical sciences at Napier University in Edinburgh, Scotland and Certificate in Quality Management from the University of Manitoba. He is currently a registered MLT with CMLTO and an active member of CSMLS. Ed has over 25 years’ experience in Hematology, Blood Transfusion, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Quality Management, Cord Blood and Cellular Therapy and has served in various Technical and Managerial roles within UK and Canada. He is currently the Quality Manager for the Stem Cell Transplant Program at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre, Hamilton Health Sciences, Ontario. Ed continues to represent Quality in the Lab and Cellular Therapy space and has presented at various international scientific conferences and on-line webinars related to Quality, He is a member of the FACT Quality Management and Standards Committee; CSA Blood and Marrow Transplant and Medical Laboratory National Standards. Ed continues to serve as an advocate for quality and loves to share his passion for continuous quality improvement.