Type of the workshop: National workshop
The workshop in brief:
The aim of this workshop was to provide all the staff members of the institutes knowledge on the importance of blood donation and help the donation blood to the blood bank. Nowadays there is an increase in blood related diseases and syndromes during the presentations the importance of blood donation were explained to the participants and criteria for blood donation was demonstrated and explained to the participants, explaining blood group types and blood matching processes were also discussed the second session involved visiting blood donation bank with the donors to donate blood all the precautions regarding COVID-19 and blood donation were followed by the donors and the staff members of Blood Bank of Erbil Governorate.
Participants: 27 participants.
Date and time: May 25, 2021 at 10:30 am.
Place: Erbil Governorate Blood Bank
Faculty of Nursing has arranged a National Workshop titled “Blood Donation” where Faculty staff members presented a presentation regarding blood donation and its importance at Tishk International University.
The second session involved the donation of blood from both students and TIU staff to the blood bank of Erbil governorate to help people in need.
Certificates of Attendance were awarded to participants in the presence of the Project Leader, Dr. Hiwa Banna.
Presenters names and affiliations:
- Mrs. Maral Murat, Tishk International University, Erbil.
- Mrs. Asma Yaseen, Tishk International University, Erbil.
- Mr. Hilal Farouq, Tishk International University, Erbil.
Outcome of the workshop:
General understanding regarding the importance of blood donation. Donation of rare blood types and helping the blood bank through donating blood. Explanation of blood and the importance of donating blood.