Welcome to the McMaster Centre for Transfusion Research


The McMaster Centre for Transfusion Research (MCTR) is dedicated to advancing transfusion science through innovative methodology & collaborative research to improve patient health outcomes.

Our vision is to be a trusted leader in Transfusion Science discovery world-wide.

Our goal is to provide scientific evidence that will inform transfusion practice, guide optimal utilization of blood, and enhance the safety of transfusion for blood recipients and blood donors.

Upcoming Meeting Dates

See below to download the schedules for MCTR Research-in-Progress (R-I-P) and Operations meetings to June 2019.