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Latest News

Organ recipients like Stephanie Jolink encourage Canadians to register their intent

Monday, April 19, 2021
News release
National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Week (NOTDAW), April 18– 24, is dedicated to raising awareness for organ and tissue donation and transplantation.

Growing domestic plasma supply for Canadian patients

Thursday, April 08, 2021
News release
April 8, 2021 (OTTAWA) – Canadian Blood Services is pleased to announce that, with the support of funding from provincial and territorial governments, plans are now underway to increase plasma collection in more cities across Canada.

Reflecting on Black History Month and Canadian Blood Services’ focus on diversity, equity and inclusion

Friday, March 12, 2021
By Graham Sher, CEO Canadian Blood Services Before getting into this blog I want to acknowledge the privilege from which I write it. I am a white man. I have a leadership position in a large organization and I have the platform to write this piece. I originally sat down to draft this blog to reflect