The Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP) is the official blood program of the United States Department of Defense and provides support to the Military Healthcare System worldwide. This session will provide an overview of the activities that have been conducted over the past year to support the nation’s response to COVID-19 in parallel with efforts to move toward a more standardized blood program. Military leaders within the blood program will also provide an update on current research and development efforts as well as a recap on the progression of the Donor Prescreening and Walking Blood Bank program. The session will close with the Lifetime Achievement Award ceremony, which honors an awardee for lifelong, transformative contributions to the ASBP.
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Summarize program activities and operations during the COVID-19 pandemic coupled with a time of unprecedented reform within the Military Health System.
Review the current research and development efforts and highlight the progression of donor prescreening and walking blood bank efforts to support the warfighter.
Identify opportunities to build a more integrated blood program through the transformation process.
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AM21-30: Leading the Way in a Time of Transformation - Experiences from the Armed Services Blood Program Evaluation