CBBS - 916-560-8536
SCABB - 866-649-6550

April 25 - 28, 2018
Renaissance Phoenix Glendale

Come Together

with CBBS and SCABB in Phoenix

April 25 - 28, 2018

The California Blood Bank Society
&
The South Central Association of Blood Banks
present the

2018 Joint Meeting!  

Come Together with industry’s experts on cutting edge topics in our educational sessions.  Come Together with your peers as you network with CBBS members, SCABB members and non members alike.  Come Together with our vendor partners in the exhibit hall to learn about new equipment, supplies, processes to help you in your day to day work!  
The educational tracks offer a wide variety of topics that will interest those from every aspect of the hospital blood bank and blood center.  There will be topics for everyone including CEOs,  technologists, physicians, nurses, phlebotomists, and recruiters.   Be sure to also check out the industry workshops for those unique and special educational sessions.
Come Together virtually!  A select number of sessions each day of the meeting have been chosen for presentation via Webinar for those who are not able to travel to Arizona.  Special registration rates apply.

Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday

Thursday

April 25, 2018

April 26, 2018

8:00 am - 11:15 am  Breakout Sessions

11:15 am - 1:00 pm  Exhibit Hall & Lunch 

12 noon - 1:00 pm  CBBS Past President's Lunch  

1:00 pm - 4:15 pm  Breakouts  

4:15 pm - 6:30 pm  Exhibit Hall  

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  SCABB Past President's Reception  

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm  Come Together Mixer  
12:15 pm - 2:30 pm  Industry Workshops

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm  Oral Abstracts

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   Opening Plenary

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm   Exhibit Hall Opening & Welcome Reception

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  Community Project

Friday

April 27, 2018

8:00 am - 11:15 am  Breakout Sessions  

11:15 am - 12:30 pm  Exhibit Hall & Lunch 

12:30 pm - 3:45 pm  Breakouts  

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm  Ask the Experts  

5:45 pm - 6:15 pm  Association Business Meetings  

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  Presidents' Receptions

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm  ENGAGE Party 

Saturday

April 28, 2018

8:00 am - 9:00 am  MD Round Table  

9:15 am - 10:45 am  Admin and Technical/Scientific Lectures  

10:45 am - 12 noon  Karen Williams Memorial Award Lecture 

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  Joint Meeting Steering Committee Meeting  


Exhibitors

Diamond

Gold

Silver

Alexion Pharmaceuticals
Alliance Technologies, LLC
Arlington Scientific, Inc
Antigen Plus
Applied Science, Inc
BC Solutions, LLC

Bio-Rad Laboratories
Bloodbuy
Boekel Scientific
Carter BloodCare
Cerus Corporation
Creative Testing Solutions

Digi-Trax
FCI Promos
Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
GenesisBPS
Grifols
Haemonetics
Healthcare-ID

​Helmer Scientific
Inno-train US
Mack Informtion Systems
Macopharma

Mediware
QualTex Laboratories
Quotient Biodiagnostics, Inc.

Rees Scientific
Separation Technology, Inc., an EKF Diagnostics Company

Siwa Biotech Corp
Stratec Biomedical Inc.
Terumo BCT
Typenex Medical
UnitedPharma

Sponsors

ENGAGE Party

Exhibit Reception

Lanyards