What is Patient Blood Management? Practical Applications in Critically Ill Children

May 30, 2023

The BloodNet Education Conference Series is an educational event offered periodically throughout 2023. Each session will explore specialized topics in the field of hematology, featuring talks and discussions from leading pediatric critical care, transfusion medicine and hematology experts. 

Target Audience

The target audience for this series includes physicians, fellows and healthcare providers who have an interest in pediatric critical care and hematology. 

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Identify what is patient blood management (PBM) and evaluate its role in care of the critically ill child
  • Illustrate patient blood management principles through patient case examples
  • Discuss implementation science and patient blood management for the clinician at the bedside


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/30/2023 - 8:00am MDT
Event ends: 
05/30/2023 - 9:00am MDT
Children's Hospital Colorado
United States

This BloodNet Education Series session will be hosted virtually via Zoom. 

Guest Speakers

Fabrizio Chiusolo, MD
Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
ARCO Department
Bambino Gesú Children’s Hospital, Rome, Italy

Laura Butragueño Laiseca, MD
Pediatric Intesivist
Pediatric Intensive Care Department
Gregorio Marañón Hospital, Madrid, Spain

Marianne Nellis, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
New York Presbyterian Hospital

Avishay Sarfatti
Consultant Pediatric Intensivist
PCC Research Lead
John Radcliff Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Simon Stanworth, MA, FRCP, PhD, FRCPath
Professor of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine
NHSBT, John Radcliff Hospital University of Oxford

Kate Steffen, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford Medicine Children's Health

Stacey L. Valentine, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School


Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Note: A general certificate of attendance will be available after the completion of the online evaluation. Claim only credit commensurate of your conference attendance.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance


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Required Hardware/software

A computer with audio and/or video, and internet connection is required to participate.