University of Witwatersrand - , Chemistry
University of Witwatersrand - , Medicine
Graduate School
University of Witwatersrand -

Research Interest

  • Community Health
  • Transfusion transmitted infection


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

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
Maintaining Iron Balance in Women Blood Donors of Childbearing Age: Summary of a Workshop
Bianco C, Brittenham G, Gilcher R, Gordeuk V, Kushner J, Sayers M, et al. Transfusion June 2002 42 798-805
Allocation of Scarce Transfusion Resources
Sayers MH Ethical Issues in Transfusion Medicine, AABB Press 2001 89-97
Leukocyte Reduction of Blood Components: Public Policy and New Technology
S Dzik, J Aubuchon, L Jeffries, S Kleinman, C Manno, M Murphy, M Popovsky, M Sayers, L Silberstein, S Slichter, E Vamvakas Transfusion Medicine Review January 2000 14 34-52
Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing for Viral Infection in Blood Donors
Sayers MH, Sutor, LJ Tarrant County Physician June 1999 70 15-16
Motivating Blood Donors
Kohr L, Sayers M, eds. American Association of Blood Banks Press, Bethesda, Maryland 1998

Honors & Awards

  • President
    America's Blood Centers (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • America's Blood Centers, Executive Committee (2001-2007)
  • American Association of Blood Banks
  • California Blood Bank Society
  • King County Medical Society