May 30 - June 1
San Antonio, Texas

Registration

with

Register Now!
ATTENDEES
 

EXHIBITORS

SPEAKERS

Register
Register
Register

SCHEDULE
 
Saturday April 28
9:15 am - 10:45 am  SCABB Administrative & Technical Scientific Award Lectures
10:45 am - 11:45 am  Karen Williams Memorial Lecture
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm  AIMS Sessions
 
Sunday April 29
7:30 am - 8:30 am  Complimentary Breakfast
​​
8:30 am - 10:30 am  John Moulds Memorial Lecture
10:45 am - 12:15 pm  AIMS Sessions

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  Industry Workshop & Lunch
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm  AIMS Sessions

before 2/28/18

after 3/1/18

Registration      

$200

$250 

John Moulds Scholarship


Scholarships Available
​ 

The John Moulds Scholarship consists of full & complimentary registration to attend the Advanced Immunohematology & Molecular Symposium (AIMS), two night’s hotel accommodations in the meeting hotel and a one year Individual membership in South Central Association of Blood Banks.

Award applicants are restricted to those persons currently employed or being educated in the field of Immunohematology and/or reference laboratory. Applicant may be an individual member, employed by an institutional member, or currently enrolled in a higher education institution with a focus on Immunohematology and reference laboratory work.

The John Moulds AIMS Scholarship was established in October of 2011 by South Central Association of Blood Banks in his memory. John was a passionate Immunohematologist, who was best known for establishing the international Serum, Cell and Rare Fluid Exchange (SCARF). He was the consummate teacher always willing to share his knowledge with anyone who asked. John was the Director of Scientific Support Services when he lost his almost 3 year battle with pancreatic cancer.

Foundation Scholarships

The Foundation of the South Central Association of Blood Banks also supports scholarships for Educational Events.  Individual members or those employed by an institutional member may request funds to be applied toward costs associated with attendance at the SCABB Annual Meeting and AIMS. Selection is based on individual explanation of need, professional and educational objectives for attending the meeting, and a statement of support for attendance by the individual’s employer. 

Continuing Education
Session Descriptions
P.A.C.E. CREDITS 
SCABB is approved as a provider of continuing education programs by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. Program. 13.5 PACE Credit hours are approved for this meeting. 
 
FLORIDA CE CREDITS 
SCABB is approved as a provider of Florida Continuing Education through CE Broker. 
 
PHYSICIANS 
The Ochsner Clinic Foundation designates this live activity for 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.The Oschner Clinic Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.       
Accreditation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Ochsner Clinic Foundation and South Central Association of Blood Banks. The Ochsner Clinic Foundation is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Designation
The Ochsner Clinic Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure
The Ochsner Clinic Foundation relies upon invited speakers at all sponsored continuing medical education activities to provide information objectively and free from bias of conflict of interest.  In accordance with ACCME and institutional guidelines pertaining to potential conflicts of interest, the faculty for this continuing medical education activity has been asked to complete faculty disclosure forms.  In the event that some invited speakers indicate that they have a relationship which, in the context of the subject of their invited presentation, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest, their materials have been peer reviewed in order to ensure that their presentations are free of commercial bias.