2017 Summer Meeting

August 1 - 4, 2017; Providence, RI



Our 55th Summer Meeting is the premier place for blood community leaders to experience peer-to-peer collaboration, networking and exclusive educational events.


Schedule at a glance: ( full agenda here)

Tuesday, August 1
Medical Directors Workshop
MD Workshop Reception

Wednesday, August 2
SMT Forum
Business Forum
Rhode Island Blood Center Reception

Thursday, August 3
ABC Members Meeting
Links for Life Golf Tournament

Friday, August 4
FABC Board Meeting
ABC Board Meeting



Providence Skyline

 Biltmore Grand Ballroom

Warwick Country Club


August 1 - 4, 2017

Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel : Reserve Now

Hotel Room Rate: $169/night Book by July 10th

Renaissance Hotel


Highlighted Speakers:

sm17_Jack Berry

sm17_Andrea Coleman 

sm17_Steven Sloan

sm17_Ralph Vassallo

Jack Berry
AHA Regional Executive

Andrea Coleman
Former Hospital CEO and VP

Steven Sloan
Blood Bank Medical Director

Ralph Vassallo
EVP/Chief Medical & Scientific Officer

We thank the following organizations for their continued, generous corporate support:


Roche Terumo Cerus
Grifols BBCS