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Virtual Apheresis Review Session 2020


ASFA is pleased to announce the new Virtual Apheresis Review Session is available on-demand. 

This educational session provides a review of basic education in apheresis – including instrumentation, clinical applications, donor eligibility, regulatory considerations, donor and patient care, donor and therapeutic access issues, and more! This session is critical for individuals preparing for the Qualification in Apheresis Exam (link).

Purchase includes:

  • Access to recordings until June 2021
  • Recording of the live Q&A session from June 9 – 10, 2020
  • Access to the Apheresis Review Session Booklet, containing presentation slides
  • Principles of Apheresis Technology 7th Edition overview by Senior Editor, Dr. Rasheed Balogun



Introduction to the Apheresis Review Session (to include overview of the ASCP Qualification in Apheresis (QIA) Exam)

Christina Anderson, RN, BSN, HP(ASCP)

Basic Science in Apheresis

Jeff L. Winters, MD

Care of the Apheresis Donor and Therapeutic Apheresis Patient 

Tina Ipe, MD, MPH

Clinical Applications: Cellular Therapy

Nicole Aqui, MD

Donor Apheresis Overview

Frances Carson, BS

PAT 7th Edition Overview

Rasheed A. BalogunMD, FACP,FASN, HP(ASCP)

Apheresis Math

Jay RavalMD

Apheresis Program Essentials

David Lin, MD

Apheresis Instrumentation

Edwin A. BurgstalerMT, HP(ASCP)

Clinical Applications: Therapeutic Apheresis

Nicole De Simone, MD, MPH

Quality in Apheresis: Standards, Guidelines and Regulations

Margaret M. Hannan, BS, MSM/OL, CQA (ASQ) Alicia Garcia, RN, HP(ASCP)


 Purchase Fee

* Purchase is free to those planning to take the Qualifications in Apheresis (QIA) Exam after the Review Session. Please provide the payment receipt of the exam application to  ASFA Head Office before registering for the Review Session. The receipt cannot be dated earlier than January 1, 2020 in order to be eligible. 

Once your purchase is complete. You will receive an email regarding an attachment to your order. This attachment will include further information about your purchase.


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