Expert Panel

One Decision Making Panel for each of the three parallel sessions. 7-15 individuals of diverse backgrounds to form each of the panels and write
the final consensus conference statement.

Preoperative Anemia

Chair: Yves Ozier
Co-Chair: Emmy de Buck

Danielle Bischof – Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto
Christian Gabriel – Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for clinical and experimental traumatology, Austria
Sigismond Lasocki – University Hospital, Angers
Manuel Muñoz Gomez – University of Malaga
Katerina Pavenski – St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto
Thomas Schmitz-Rixen – Goethe-University Hospital Frankfurt am Main
Hubert Serve – University of Frankfurt
Claudio Velati – Società Italiana di Medicina Trasfusionale e Immunoematologia

Red blood cell transfusion triggers

Chair: Reinhard Burger
Co-Chair: Jimmy Volmink

Pierre Albaladejo – Grenoble University Hospital, France
Erik Beckers – Maastricht University Medical Center
Kaaron Benson – Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa
Jeffrey Carson – Rutgers University, New Jersey
Graham Donald – Patient representative, UK
Nicole Juffermans – University of Amsterdam
Marian van Kraaij – Sanquin, the Netherlands
Dawn Maze – University of Toronto
Marek Mirski – Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Gavin Murphy – British Heart foundation/University of Leicester
Jean-Jacques Ries – University hospital Basel
Ben Saxon – Australian Red Cross Blood Service
Christof Sohn – University of Heidelberg, Germany
Amanda Thomson – Australian Red Cross Blood Service
Tim Walsh – University of Edinburgh

Implementation of PBM

Chair: Jonathan Waters
Co-Chair: DEAN FERGUSSON

Shubha Allard – NHS Blood & Transplant
Lauren Anthony – Allina Health, Minneapolis
Linley Bielby – Australian Red Cross Blood Service
Lise Estcourt – NHS Blood & Transplant
Mohamed El Missiry – Patient Representative, Charité Hospital, Berlin
Steven Frank – Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
John Freedman – St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto
Craig French – Western Health, Melbourne Australia
Catherine Humbrecht – Établissement Français du Sang, Strasbourg
Giancarlo Liumbruno – Italian National Institute of Health
Louise Sherliker – NHS Blood & Transplant

Plenary Sessions, day II

Chair: Reinhard Burger
Co-Chair: Klaus Cichutek