The program attendee will attain a concise and targeted review of blood banking and transfusion medicine. All the information needed to pass the ASCP SBB or BB exams are briefly reviewed in a three-hour program. This program attempts to provide the attendee with the structure, information and encouragement to tackle these exams. This program will provide a plan for those preparing for the ASCP BB or SBB exam. The specific content areas of the exams highlighting where to find information required for successful completion of these exams. Whether a refresher, a review or new learning, the program attendee will benefit from the comprehensive summary of blood banking and transfusion medicine provided by this course. SBB/BB Exam Review 1: Immunohematology Building Blocks SBB/BB Exam Review 2: Immunohematology Methods and Blood Groups SBB/BB Exam Review 3: Transfusion Medicine Physiology and Pathophysiology
Explain the American Society of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP) SBB and BB exam requirements
Identify and explain the topics outlined on the ASCP BB/SBB Exam Content Outline
Define and relate pertinent information from the ASCP Content Outline that will be on these exams to aid in preparing for the BB or SBB exam.
Review helpful hints for studying for and taking these exams.
Coordinator of Quality and Analytics,
Indiana University Health
Assistant Professor of Instruction,
The University of Texas Medical Branch
Technical Specialist II,
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Manager of Medical Technology Education,
Clinical Education Specialist,
Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin