PRCCI on World Blood Donor Day


The pandemic has impacted the life of everyone, including the availability of blood in Puerto Rico. Thousands of people need blood because of accidents, medical treatments, illnesses, disasters or emergencies, as well as patients hospitalized due to COVID-19, said Dra. Amarilys Silva-Boschetti, PharmD, BSPharm, RPh, executive director of the Puerto Rico Consortium for Clinical Investigation, a subsidiary of the Puerto Rico Science, Technology & Research Trust.