Clinical Pathology

Transfusion Services/Blood Bank

The UMMC Transfusion Services (blood bank) section of the laboratory is staffed by 16 medical technologists and clinical laboratory scientists. The department provides staffing 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

Transfusion Services provides support for surgery, transplant, oncology, pediatrics and general medicine patients. More than 30,000 blood products were transfused during the past year. Transfusion Services is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for our patients, as promptly as possible. Questions, concerns or comments are always appreciated. The direct number for the department is (601) 984-2392.

Section director

M. Ayman Asfour, MD

Lead technologist

Cindy Milton, MT (ASCP) BB

Phone

(601) 984-2394

Technologists

David Colby
Diane Due
Amy Eicher
Jessica Gary
Phoebe Gordon
LaShandra Harris
Ronda Larry
Kellius Kelly
Vince Morton
Jackie Bailey
Tiffany Jones
Jackie Starrett
Buford Porter
Ebony Williams
Diwaker Pawar