News and events

Learn what's new with us from our corporate news, announcements and featured interviews with donors, recipients, researchers and medical collaborators. Through the dedication and generosity of so many Canadians, we are often in a community near you, raising awareness and making connections that will serve patients today and for many tomorrows to come.  Our stories are your stories.  Our publications are your window into the work that we do.

Latest News

Young Canadian Blood Services volunteer honoured with national awards

Thursday, December 05, 2019
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Hassan Nawab is only 21 years old, but his record of volunteer service would be impressive for someone twice his age.

Canadian Blood Services invites public to open board meeting Dec. 6

Thursday, December 05, 2019
WHAT: Canadian Blood Services will open its doors physically and virtually, by live streaming its open board meeting at and inviting the public to attend in person in Ottawa. Members of the public are invited to participate in open board meetings twice each year to hear about the

Blood in war zones: Canada’s contributions and ongoing support for soldiers who need transfusions

Friday, November 08, 2019
Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Beckett, MD is the chief of general surgery and trauma advisor to the Surgeon General of Canada.
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New discoveries, evolving technologies and increasing demands regularly affect our industry. Get the latest on what we're doing; our view of the impact of external factors on our systems and on patients; where research advances in transfusion and transplantation are headed; plus so much more.

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Research. Education. Discovery. Blog

A showcase for our work as well as the basic science behind what we do. Our research leads to improved everyday practices and ultimately, most importantly to better outcomes for patients. Prepare to be educated, entertained and excited about transfusion and transplantation science.

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Partner newsletters

Across the country hundreds of organizations, associations, companies and schools have joined the movement to give life through our Partner program.