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Title: Essentials in Apheresis Therapies: Platelet Collections and Therapeutics Apheresis
Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
Speakers: Dr. Joanne Becker, MD, Lorna Domingo, BSN, RN, MAN, Linda Meulners, RN, and Selina Gosset, BSN, RN
Lorna Domingo has been a Registered Nurse for the past 29 years with experience in surgery, oncology and apheresis. Specializing in Therapeutic Apheresis; Adult & Pediatric Therapeutic Plasma Exchange & Red Cell Exchanges, Cytapheresis, Photopheresis, and Stem Cell Collections.
Linda Meulners is a Registered Nurse: Apheresis Supervisor at MHealth-Fairview University of Minnesota (10 years in supervisor role, and 6 years here as a staff Apheresis RN). Previous background over 20 years as a Medical Laboratory Technician working in Blood Bank, Hematology, and Chemistry.
- Discuss staffing and training in donor and therapeutics scenarios
- Discuss experience with pediatrics MNC and Blood Prime – review Pediatric Case Study
- Understand Patient indications and programming parameters for Red Blood Cell depletion