NIH Record - National Institutes of Health

Blood Donations Needed

January is National Blood Donation Month. The NIH Blood Bank is reporting shortages of A negative, B negative and O negative blood. NIH also urgently needs African Americans to donate blood for patients with sickle cell disease who are participating in clinical trials at the Clinical Center. 

Visit to make an appointment or call the Blood Bank in Bldg. 10 at (301) 496-1048 or the Platelet Center at Fishers Lane at (301) 496-4321.

The NIH Record

The NIH Record, founded in 1949, is the biweekly newsletter for employees of the National Institutes of Health.

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