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This Framework was commissioned and sponsored by the Alliance of Blood Operators (American Red Cross, America’s Blood Centers, Australian Red Cross Blood Service, Blood Systems Inc., Canadian Blood Services, European Blood Alliance, National Health Service Blood & Transplant), with additional support from AABB and Héma-Québec.

The Framework was developed by:

  • Brian Custer (Blood Systems Research Institute)
  • Smaranda Ghibu (Héma-Québec)
  • Michel Giroux (Institut de consultation et de recherche en éthique et en droit (ICRED), Québec)
  • Matt Granato (America’s Blood Centers)
  • Mart Janssen (University of Utrecht/Sanquin)
  • Lou Katz (America’s Blood Centers)
  • Andy Kelly (Irish Blood Transfusion Service/European Blood Alliance)
  • Stephanie Kelly (Canadian Blood Services)
  • Judie Leach Bennett (Canadian Blood Services) (Project Chair)
  • Lorna Lemay (LL Concord Consultation & Mediation Services)
  • Peter McDonald (Australian Red Cross Blood Service)
  • Jay Menitove (AABB)
  • Greg Paoli (Risk Sciences International)
  • Mark Skinner (World Federation of Hemophilia, USA)
  • Peter Tomasulo (Blood Systems Inc.)
  • Ralph Vassallo (American Red Cross/Blood Systems Inc.)
  • Tina Viner (Canadian Blood Services)
  • Sheila Ward (Canadian Blood Services) (Project Manager)
  • Anne Wiles (Risk Sciences International)
  • Lorna Williamson (National Health Service Blood & Transplant)