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Edward Snyder

Edward Snyder, MD

Professor of Laboratory Medicine; Associate Chair, Clinical Affairs (Therapeutic); Director, Apheresis/Transfusion Service; Director, Blood Bank; Cancer Center Director of Membership, Yale Cancer Center; Editor, Lab News

Dr. Snyder is a Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Director of the Blood Bank at Yale. His research relates to the broad field of Transfusion Medicine. His implementation research focuses on improving the safety of the US blood supply, and advancing techniques in pathogen reduction, via leadership of the REDS project. This includes the addition of various compounds to blood to remove known and potentially dangerous, as well as unknown, pathologic agents. He co-edits a textbook of transfusion medicine.