Subject to change.
May 10-13, 2022
Solution Session: Join us as we collaborate with our industry partners to work on solutions that enhance donor center efficiency and the overall donor experience.
Abstracts: A one-hour in-depth presentation with Q&A on a specific topic
Roundtables: Select a topic and join others in an intimate setting and walk away with ideas to implement back in the office.
Quick Hits: Fast-paced presentation to jumpstart action.
Crowd Sourced Solution Sessions: New for 2022! This is your chance to get creative, think outside the box and join your colleagues in a high-energy session where there is no presentation, only ideas. There are five topics to choose from, so get ready to roll up your sleeves and settle in to find the next big idea in our industry.
| 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
||SOLD OUT Pre-Conference Workshop: Through Your Donors' Eyes: Using personas for journey maps
Pan Phyu, Canadian Blood Services
Sponsored by Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies
|1:00 - 2:00 pm||
|2:00 -2:15 pm||
|2:15 - 3:45 pm||
Next Generation Learning: The future of blood donation and education
|3:45 - 4:00 pm||
|4:00 - 5:00 pm||
A Growth Mindset – Focus on Success Rather Than Barriers
Blood centers today face a multitude of challenges from donor retention to staffing to keeping up with component demand shortages. In this high energy session, you will discover the key to moving from a fixed mindset to a growth mindset and the belief in the ability to grow and learn and that a challenge is just that a challenge – not a fence that stops you.
Sponsored by Fresenius-Kabi
|5:00 - 6:30 pm||
Expo Opening and Reception
ADRP Awards Presentation and Breakfast: 8:00 - 9:30 am
|9:45 - 10:45 am||Abstract: Physician Communicators: Utilizing Blood Center Medical Directors to Increase Blood Collections
Alecia Lipton, and David Oh MD, Hoxworth Blood Center
|Abstract: Implementing 4 Pillars of Leadership Into Your Organization: Passionate leadership, talent leadership, transformational leadership and focused leadership
Dawn Kaiser, Penny Schroeder and Amy Smith, Versiti
|Abstract: New Promotion to Reach New Donors: Blood for a Brew, new idea for difficult times
Bryan Shepherd, Mary Moore, Blood Bank of Delmarva
| 10:45 am
|11:00 - 11:30 am||
Solution Session - Overcoming blood donation barriers
Loran Nordgren, PhD, Kellogg School of Management
Solution Session - Bringing Donors Into Your Lifesaving Team: New Tools to Build Donor Engagement
Avery Krouse, Manager, Recruitment Efforts
Solution Session - 3 Million Texts & 250k Donors Later: What we've learned
Greg Gossett, and Dave Leitch
Sponsored by HealthAware and Branch Analytics
Solution Session - Partnered Engagement Solutions
Jennifer White, Product Manager
Sponsored by IT Synergistics
|11:35 am - 12:00 pm||Quick Hits: How Using Influencers Has Changed Our Engagement Strategy
Andrew Harris, Welsh Blood Services
|Quick Hits: Promotion on a Rooftop
Ben Prijatel, LifeShare Blood Center
|Quick Hits: Be a Sport. Donate Blood: Paradigm Continues to Shift
Justin Martin, Blood Bank of Hawaii
|12:00 - 1:00 pm||Lunch in the Exhibit Hall|
|1:00 - 2:00 pm||Abstract: We Can Have It All - An engaged workforce leads to optimal productivity
Marisa Saint Martin, OneBlood
|Abstract: Living the Dream, or Your Worst Nightmare? Training for the Opportunities and Challenges of Public Engagement
Jim Watts, Kirby Winn, ImpactLife
|Abstract: Rethinking High School Engagement
Brianna Heilman, MEDIC Regional Blood Center
|2:05 - 3:05 pm||Abstract: Building Better Partnerships by Giving Back
Kevin Shipley Esmeralda Ancelmo-Walker, Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center
|Abstract: Corporate Games Partnership Brings in Summer Blood Donors Kyle
Charles, Danielle West, LifeServe Blood Center
|Abstract: 5 Ways to Increase Platelet Donation Frequency
Erica Newhard, Angel Pillet, Vitalant
|3:05 - 3:30 pm||Specialty Break in the Exhibit Hall (exhibits will close at the conclusion of this break)|
|3:30 - 5:00 pm||
A Discussion Panel with Awards Winners
Why is it Challenging to Recruit Donor from Communities of Color and Underserved Communities
|5:30 - 8:30 pm||Rooftop Networking Reception - Must add-on during registration.|
8:30 - 9:35 am Roundtables: Due to the nature of the roundtables, to ensure the highest value of interaction, we will repeat each topic once so attendees can rotate after 30 min.
Roundtables Topics (30 min)
9:45 - 10:30 am Crowd Sourced Solution Sessions: Due to the nature of these highly interactive sessions, there are five topics to choose from. Each topic will have two different rooms to participate in.
10:45 am - 12:00 pm: Closing Session
You're Not Alone: Data that drives decisions
You won't want to leave early and miss this last session. Aggregate data will be shared from research collected in 2022 and it is your chance to see how your center compares, identify areas where you are leading the industry and areas where improvement may be needed.
Speakers: Amanda Farrell, ConnectLife; Theresa Pina, Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center; and Hunter Shaffer, Blood Centers of America