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SABM 2019 Newsletter Publication 

Editor: Kevin T. Wright
Associate Editor: Majed Refaai, MD

Christine Cahill, MS, BSN, RN
Mary Ann O'Brien, RN, MSN, CCRN, CNE

Contributors for This Issue

Eloa Adams, MD
Leon Binette, RN
Carolyn Burns, MD

Tiffany Hall, RN

Queeneth Kalu, MD
Sherri Ozawa, RN
Prakash Patel, MD
Becky Rock, RN
Stephanie Smith, RN
Nathaniel Usoro, MD
Sarah Walbolt, BSN, RN 

Carmen Melseth

SABM Officers and

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Continuing Education

SABM PBM Certificate Course

Thank you to all the SABM members and supporters who participated in the 2019 SABM PBM Certificate Course. We had a total of 112 participants take part in Baltimore, Maryland. Congratulations to all the Certificate Course graduates in 2019! Click the link to see your name in lights.

It is very exciting to have continued interest and demand for the SABM PBM Certificate Program. The faculty appreciated and enjoyed the high level of engagement and interaction with the attendees. Thank you to all who have provided such positive feedback and we welcome any additional input as we move forward with improving this comprehensive immersion PBM course. Our goal is to continue to deliver the highest quality PBM education, which equips participants with the necessary knowledge and tools to support PBM program development.

SABM PBM Certificate Course

An international group of PBM Certificate Course graduates.

L-R: Samuel Mancuso, MD, Turin, Italy; Innocent Okoawo, MD, Lagos, Nigeria; Queeneth Kalu, MD,  Calabar, Nigeria; Kevin Trentino, MPH, Western Australia

Blood Bank Guy

SABM looks forward to our continuing collaboration with Dr. Joe Chaffin through the BloodBankGuy website. In 2020 we anticipate more PBM-oriented podcasts.  Visit the website to listen to previous podcasts with Dr. Steve Frank, Dr. Aryeh Shander, Dr. Peter Tibi, and Dr. Carolyn Burns.  Thanks to Dr. Chaffin for his efforts to propel the PBM message ever-forward.

Online Certificate Course

SABM Research Grant

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Anesthesia & Analgesia

Consider submitting your future manuscripts in PBM for peer review and publication in this new section. The success of this endeavor will depend on the provision of material to make it lively and attractive to our colleagues and other professionals in the field.

Members Invited to Submit Papers CLICK HERE