‘Voices of Hope’ webinar educates community about COVID-19 convalescent plasma

Blood & Tissue Center Foundation online event provides information, rationale for donating
August 20, 2020

The Blood & Tissue Center Foundation’s “Voices of Hope” webinar series demonstrated the value of COVID-19 convalescent plasma for an online audience recently.

“Providing Hope: The Role of Convalescent Plasma in the Battle Against COVID-19” featured News 4 San Antonio anchor Delaine Mathieu as the moderator and included Elizabeth Waltman, Chief Operating Officer of the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center; and community leaders Gordon Hartman and Paul Basaldua.

Both Hartman and Basaldua have recovered from COVID-19 and are promoting plasma donations. Basaldua also has made multiple plasma donations.