Gustaaf de Ridder, MD, PhD, a transfusion medicine faculty candidate for the Department of Pathology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, will lead a seminar Friday, Sept. 28, titled “RBC Alloimmunization in (Mostly) Lung Transplant.”
The seminar will start at 11 a.m. in the pathology classroom (NBW74) at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
De Ridder is a Belgian-American dual citizen who attended high school in Greenville, S.C., followed by undergraduate studies at the University of South Carolina Honors College in Columbia, S.C. After two years at the National Institutes of Health, he entered the Medical Scientist Training Program at Duke University. Gustaaf finished medical school and earned a PhD in the pathology department under Salvatore Pizzo, MD, PhD. Gustaaf has authorship on 15 published or accepted peer-reviewed articles and has presented his work at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology; Experimental Biology; the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis; the American Society for Investigative Pathology; and American Society of Human Genetics meetings.