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Shira with PosterResearch Opportunities

Specific research areas include:

  • Transfusion immunology, including immunomodulation and clinical outcomes research
  • Platelet biology and transfusion
  • Role of the ABO blood group system in bleeding, thrombosis and mortality after ABO non-identical transfusion  
  • Massive transfusion
  • Clinical trials of emergency reversal of coagulopathy, as well as treatments for deep vein thrombosis and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
  • Microangiopathic hemolytic anemias (MAHAs)
  • Coagulopathy of trauma in burn injury
  • Immunomodulation in burn injury
  • B cells and antibodies involved in organ rejection
  • Immune effects of chemotherapeutic agents and immune reconstitution following stem cell transplantation