It is with great pleasure, on behalf of the South African Society of Blood Transfusion, to invite you to the 34th South African National Blood Transfusion Congress which will be held at the Sun City Resort from the 28th to the 31 August 2017.
The aim of the congress is to present a forum for showcasing achievements,solving problems, sharing knowledge, and generally broadening the knowledge base of blood transfusion in South Africa, Africa and Internationally.
Against the backdrop of the truly African atmosphere, the luxury accommodation and state of the art conference facilities of the Sun City Resort in the Pilansberg Mountain Range we will explore the congress theme – "Innovation- Lifeline to the Future". Presentations, discussion and development programs will be focused on optimally managing our donor, marketing, technology and technical resources to improve the safety of blood transfusion on our continent, and ensure the sustainability of this vital healthcare discipline.To this end the Scientific Committee are working towards compiling a relevant and exciting program with both local and international speakers.
In keeping with the “Fun City” reputation that the venue has become famous for,the Social Committee is hard at work putting together an exciting social program that will use the remarkable Sun City facilities to the fullest and ensure that the congress's reputation for having fun with old friends and making a bunch of new ones, is maintained.
The Organising Committee look forward to welcoming you all to teach, learn and laugh together at the 2017 congress.
See you there