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Gina Drobena

CredentialsCertified Advanced Biotherapeutics Professional/AABB
Certified Culinary Medicine Specialist
Diplomate of the American Board of Lifestyle Medicine
TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
DepartmentPathology, College of Medicine
DivisionPathology Clinical
AddressM1/324 Central Building (old hospital)
4301 W.Markham
Mail Slot # 502
Little Rock AR 72205
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    Culinary Medicine

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    Therapeutic Apheresis
    Transfusion Medicine
    Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection

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    Division Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Services, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

    Medical Director, Apheresis, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, ArkansasMD05/2004Medicine

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    1. Thomasson RR, Yazer MH, Gorham JD, Dunbar NM. International assessment of massive transfusion protocol contents and indications for activation. Transfusion. 2019 05; 59(5):1637-1643. PMID: 30720872.
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    2. Allison A, Delapaz M, Meena-Leist C, Drobena G. Plasma failing visual inspection. J Clin Apher. 2017 Dec; 32(6):562-563. PMID: 28485062.
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    3. Rosenbaum ER, Pandey S, Harville TO, Drobena GA, Cottler-Fox M. Flow Cytometric Panel-Reactive Antibody Results and the Ability to Find Transfusion-Compatible Platelets after Antibody-Desensitization for Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2016 Dec; 46(6):662-665. PMID: 27993881.
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    4. Pandey S, Drobena G, Cottler-Fox M. TRANSFUSION MEDICINE ILLUSTRATED. Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: a cautionary tale. Transfusion. 2015 Dec; 55(12):2790. PMID: 26771959.
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    5. Pandey S, Cottler-Fox M, Drobena G. Hemoglobin Variants Acquired Post-Exchange Transfusion in Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Patients. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2015; 45(6):627-30. PMID: 26663791.
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    6. Pesek, Porter, L, Young, J, Fox, M. Visual inspection: an important step in transfusion safety. Transfusion Medicine Illustrated. 2010; (50):752.
    7. Rosenbaum, ER, Nakagawa, M, Pesek, Theus, J, Barlogie, B, Cottler-Fox, MH. A 15 hour extended dosing-collection interval for Plerixafor is at least as effective as the standard 10 hour interval. Blood. 2009; 114: 2152.
    8. Scrape SR, Pesek, G, Blackall DP. Red cell autoantibodies in pediatric sickle cell patients receiving multiple blood transfusions. Transfusion. 2009; 48:s2.
    9. Sharma S, Sweat K, Pesek, G, Theus J, Bornhorst J. Comparison of Immunofixation Electrophoresis Band Detection By Examination of Physical Gels Versus Electronic Gel Imaging. Am J Clinical Pathology. 2009.
    10. Cox R, Phan D, Pesek, G, Woods, G. . Utility of a Histoplasma capsulatum Enzyme Immunoassay for diagnosis of Disseminated Histoplasmosis and Correlation With Disease Activity. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2009.
    11. Pesek, VanRhee, F, Barlogie, B, Cottler-Fox, M. Hematopoietic progenitor cell collection upon count recovery following autologous transplant. 2009.
    12. Pesek, G, Scrape SR, Blackall DP. Standardized assessment of pediatric transfusion reactions: premedication may not be the answer. Transfusion. 2009; 48:s2.
    13. Cox, R, Phan, D, Pesek, Woods, G. Utility of Histoplasma capsulatum enzyme immunoassay for diagnosis of disseminated histoplasmosis and correlation with disease activity. 2008; 132:1512.
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