CFI Vancouver is proud to offer its members a special behind the scenes tour of the Canadian Blood Services.
This is a special CFI Members Only Event. Those who go on the tour will be able to see the actual donation process (clinic tour and explanation, including the screening process); a look at the apheresis donation clinic and process; a tour of the manufacturing labs where the whole donations are made into the 3 components; red cells, plasma and platelets; a tour/explanation of the testing process; exposure to our Diagnostic Services Lab (Specialized lab where very unique and specialized testing is done for the Province); a tour of our rare blood storage area; a tour/explanation of our distribution area, including the medications made from human plasma (Plasma Protein Products); and questions are encouraged!
As a members only event, you must be a current CFI member (you can sign up at www.cficanada.ca/support) Please consider supporting our organization so we can continue to provide skeptical events and activism. (You can RSVP and become a CFI member on the same day)
Please RSVP to our event's coordinator at mwelch (at) cficanada (dot) ca
Space is limited to 10 per tour and its first come first serve.
(If you cannot make the 10am tour but would be interested in an afternoon tour let us know and we might be able to schedule another one)