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Medical Director, Diagnostic Services, Canadian Blood Services – Edmonton, Alberta
Clinical Professor, University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Research or Clinical Interests
Dr. Hannon is a hematopathologist with a clinical interest in blood group serology, prenatal laboratory testing and laboratory accreditation.
Dr. Hannon is the Medical Director for the Canadian Blood Services Diagnostic Services Alberta-Northwest Territories Centre, based in Edmonton. In this role, Dr. Hannon manages areas related to prenatal serological testing and fetal genotyping on maternal plasma, as well as blood group serology reference testing for hospitals throughout northern and central Alberta.
Diagnostic services offered by this centre provide information to assist physicians, midwives, and nurse practitioners in ensuring appropriate management of a pregnancy for both the mother and baby. The laboratory also provides support for patients requiring transfusion who have complex serological problems.