Accepting applications – MSc Applied Transfusion and Transplantation Science and CPD module

To start in September 2022

28 January 2022

The University of the West of England (UWE) and NHSBT MSc in Applied Transfusion and Transplantation Science is accepting applications to start in September 2022.
UWE Bristol online prospectus

This is the only MSc in transfusion and transplantation science in the UK and is delivered by NHSBT as an affiliated institute of and in partnership with UWE; it will increase knowledge of the subject within the NHS (more than half the first intake are learners from the NHS) and beyond, and help to address knowledge gaps identified in the Transfusion 2024 strategy. 

  • Delivered as a blended learning programme with only five three-day blocks of face-to-face teaching
  • Endorsed by the International Society of Blood Transfusion Society (ISBT), and promoted by the British Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (BSHI) and the British Blood Transfusion Society (BBTS)

CPD module 

The standalone ‘Management of Clinical Services’ module is suitable for CPD. It is relevant for other NHS lab disciplines beyond transfusion, and is delivered through distance learning.

This module offers the opportunity to gain advanced knowledge in the management of Clinical Services and its application within healthcare and the clinical laboratory environment.  It will help develop management and leadership skills applicable to clinical settings, and include managing quality systems, continuous improvement, purposeful management and leadership, clinical audit and, managing systems and processes. 

More information

Flyer (PDF 1177KB)

Ruth Evans, OD Manager - Scientific and Clinical, Organisation and Workforce Development