Professor of Laboratory Medicine; Medical Director, Apheresis Service, Laboratory Medicine; Associate Director, Transfusion Medicine Service
Dr. Hendrickson is Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pediatrics, the Associate Director of the Transfusion Service at Yale-New Haven Hospital, and the Medical Director of the Apheresis Service at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She studies complications of transfusion therapy, particularly that of antibody formation. In addition to developing strategies to prevent RBC alloimmunization, she also works on the REDS-III study to identify strategies to implement safer transfusion practices nationwide. She is a member of the Yale Cooperative Center for Excellence in Hematology, a multi-center collaborative that uses emerging technologies to better understand diseases of the blood.