Project Overview: Systematic collection of blood donation and donor information across multiple Sub-Saharan African countries to guide deployment of resources and to determine the impact of future interventions.
Protocol (Principal Investigators: Meghan Delaney, Cavan Reilly, Lucy Asamoah-Akuoko, Pratap Kumar and Bridon M’baya)
An international repeated cross-sectional observational study of blood donation in Sub-Saharan Africa (ABDS).
Collaborating Institutions: Children's National Health System (Washington DC), University of Minnesota (Minneapolis), National Blood Service Ghana (Accra), Strathmore University (Nairobi) and Malawi Blood Transfusion Service (Blantyre)