Undergraduate University of Witwatersrand - South Africa , Chemistry
Undergraduate University of Witwatersrand - South Africa , Medicine
Graduate School University of Witwatersrand - South Africa

Research Interest

  • Community Health
  • Transfusion transmitted infection


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Contemplating the effect on blood availability if the inter-donation interval of 56 days is prolonged
Sayers M, Centilli J Transfusion 2013 53 1132-1136
Fresh blood or old blood? How shall we manage the inventories?
Sayers M Transfusion 2013 53 3032-3035
The aging of the donor base
Sayers M, Centilli J Transfusion 2012 52 2712-2722
What if shelf life becomes a consideration in ordering red blood cells?
Sayers M, Centilli J Transfusion 2012 Volume 52 January 201-206
Experience with routine total nonfasting blood cholesterol screening of volunteer blood and component donors
Eason S, Goudar S, Centilli J, Sayers M Transfusion 2011 Volume 51 April 2011 731-736
Reforming health care will require a new delivery paradigm in transfusion medicine
Popovsky M, Sayers M, Ness P, Foote S Transfusion 2010 Volume 50 October 2277-2280
The Rapa Nui caveat
Sayers M Transfusion 2009 Volume 49 February 385-387
Blood donor screening for agents of bioterror: more questions than answers
L Katz, M Sayers Transfusion 2005 45 3 290-292
Blood transfusion: advocacy, adequacy, and safety
Sayers M Medical Laboratory Observer 2005 November 56
White particulate matter: report of the ad hoc industry review group.
McCullough J, Dodd R, Gilcher R, Murphy S, Sayers M Transfusion 2004 Jul 44 7 1112-8

Honors & Awards

  • President
    America's Blood Centers (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • America's Blood Centers, Executive Committee
  • American Association of Blood Banks
  • California Blood Bank Society
  • King County Medical Society