Schedule at a Glance

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May 30

Thursday

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

SCABB Board of Directors Meeting

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Community Project 

Join us to give back to the San Antonio Community.  
May 31

Friday

7:00am - 8:30 am

Industry Workshops

Educational Sessions presented by our vendors.  Included with your meeting registration.

8:30 am - 10:15 am

Award Lectures
  • ​Technical/Scientific
  • ​Administrative

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Breakout Sessions
  • ​Tech/Sci -  Hemostasis
  • ​DRC - Social Power outreach to all generations
  • ​Admin - How to Fulfill your career goals in the blood banking industry

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Presidents' Award Luncheon

Honoring our Award Recipients

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Oral Abstracts

2:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Breakout Sessions
  • ​Tech/Sci -  Platelets
  • ​DRC & Admin - Cellular Therapy 101

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

SCABB Annual Meeting of the Membership

Voting Delegates should plan to attend, all individual members are welcome.

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Opening Reception 

7:30 pm 

SCABBinger Hunt and Membership Mixer

Continue your networking with a scavenger hunt on the San Antonio Riverwalk
June 1

Saturday

6:00am - 7:00 am

Fun Run

7:00am - 8:30 am

Industry Workshops

Educational Sessions presented by our vendors.  Included with your meeting registration.

8:30 am - 9:45 am

Karen Williams Memorial Award Lecture

9:45 am - 11:15 am

Exhibit Hall Coffee Break by Roche

11:15 am - 12:45 pm

Breakout Sessions
  • ​Tech/Sci -  Serology 
  • ​DRC - Leadership within operations & Predictive Analytics
  • ​Admin - Choosing the Right Employee

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Closing & Lunch

Last chance to meet with our vendors!

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Breakout Sessions
  • ​Tech/Sci -  New Therapies 
  • ​DRC - Brothers in Arms/Boots & Badges 
  • ​Admin - What's Happening in our industry

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Ask the Experts Panel

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

MD Roundtable

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Past President's Reception

by Invitation

6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

ENGAGE Party by QualTex Laboratories

This signature event is not to be missed!  Do you have your ticket yet?
June 2

Sunday

8:00 am - 8:30 am

AIMS Exhibits

8:30 am - 9:30 am

John Moulds Memorial Lecture

9:30 am - 11:45 am


AIMS Sessions
  • RBC alloimmunization for Thalassemia Patients
  • Matching Practices for Thalassemia - Blood Center Perspective
  • BMTs in sickle and Thalassemia patients
  • Hyperhemolysis in Sickle Cell Disease 

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Industry Workshop & Lunch

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AIMS Sessions
  • CMS Reimbursement for Genotyping
  • New Changes to IRL Standards
  • Round Table Discussion 
  • ​Blood Bank Trivia

June 3

Monday

8:00 am - 8:30 am

AIMS Exhibits

8:30 am - 11:45 am

AIMS Sessions
  • Modifiers of Red Cell Antigen Expression
  • Blood Group Review - KIDD
  • Big C Discrepancies - Genotype vs Phenotype
  • Drug Interference Anti-CD47 & 38


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Industry Workshop & Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AIMS Sessions
  • Case Studies