Dr. Charles Drew is an African american blood specialist and pioneer in blood collection and plasma processing. Dr. Drew is considered one of the fathers of modern day blood banking. He established the first American Red Cross blood bank.
Saturday, June 21st
American Red Cross
Portland Donor Center
3131 N. Vancouver Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97227
Discussion Panels (11:30-12:30p.m.)
Sickle Cell Anemia – the Lamberth’s Personal Journey
Lupus Foundation of America – Meies Matz
Blood Recipient Story
Schedule an appointment by contacting the Urban League of Portland 503-280-2600 ext 634, by emailing Ty at gro.xdplunull@whcsyt, or at https://www.redcrossblood.org/