XVth AATM Annual Congress in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

NCTM ISO 9001:2015 certified.

The ADB-funded Mongolian Fifth Health Sector Development Project 45009 component 1 focusing on blood safety and the blood transfusion system in Mongolia implemented by IQM came to an end with the ISO 9001:2015 certification of the National Center for Transfusion Medicine (NCTM) on 08 May 2019.

A true celebration and recognition of what has been achieved!

This year, the Asian Association of Transfusion Medicine (AATM) decided to hold its XVth annual congress in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on September 12 and 13, 2019, hosted by the National Center for Transfusion Medicine and preceded by an EQAS Workshop on September 11.

Prof. Smit Sibinga has been invited to the congress as a special guest. He will address the first plenary opening lecture on ‘Quality Management in the Transfusion Chain’, besides the general lectures on ‘Haemovigilance – Fact and Fiction’ and ‘Platelets – Why and When’. He will also (co-)chair the sessions on Clinical Transfusion & Patient Blood Management and Quality Management in Transfusion Medicine.