Welcome to the NOTIFY Library site where experts from across the globe collaborate to share didactic information on documented adverse outcomes associated with the clinical use of human organs, blood, tissues and cells. The data presented on the Notify Library site should be seen in the context of impressive success stories in transplantation, transfusion and assisted reproduction across the world.

  • ESHRE Campus on quality management in ART

    From October 24-26 Palermo will be the landscape hosting the training course on Quality Management (QM) in ART. The training course addressed to Quality managers, quality team members, responsible persons, directors, MDs, embryologists and nurses has the aim to appreciate the basic and advanced tools in QM, update on compliance in ART, understand project management by influencing people and inducing changes, discuss troubleshooting in a relaxed atmosphere, have a better understanding of guidelines, KPIs and best practice in ART.

     

  • FDA Safety Alert

    Important Safety Alert Regarding Use of Fecal Microbiota for Transplantation and Risk of Serious Adverse Reactions Due to Transmission of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms was issued by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

    FDA is informing health care providers and patients of the potential risk of serious or life-threatening infections with the use of fecal microbiota for transplantation (FMT). The agency is now aware of bacterial infections caused by multi-drug resistant organisms (MDROs) that have occurred due to transmission of a MDRO from use of investigational FMT. 

  • FORUM 25

    To celebrate their 25th Anniversary the Board of Directors of ICCBBA is organizing an invitation only International Forum on Medical Products of Human Origin (MPHO)

    The Forum will be held in September from 18-20 in Lisbon and bring together representatives of health organizations, regulators and professional societies that span the entire range of MPHO to discuss common themes related to traceability, regulatory boundaries, ethics, biovigilance and healthcare technologies. Session 7 will be dedicated to the Vigilance and Surveillance of MPHO – the Notify project and other international initiatives. The outcome of the forum will be a report that identifies practical steps that can be taken towards harmonization and forwarding the guiding principles identified by the WHO.

  • ISODP 2019

    The 15th Congress of the International Society for Organ Donation and Procurement will be held on November 14-16, 2019 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 

    Scientific and educational programs to present ideas and innovations in organ donation and procurement. ISODP Congress is aimed at transplant surgeons, physicians, and nurses but will also cater to intensive care doctors and nurses, as well as ethicists and other related healthcare professionals. 

    The NOTIFY project will be presented by Aurora Navarro in the Session “Vigilance systems in organ donation and transplantation”, November 15 at 11:05.

  • Safe blood for all

    This year, World Blood Donor Day will once again be celebrated around the world on 14 June. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and also to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure that all individuals and communities have access to affordable and timely supplies of safe and quality-assured blood and blood products, as an integral part of universal health coverage and a key component of effective health systems.

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The database is continually updated and currently new cases are being collected and submitted to editorial working groups in order to increase the database content and scope.