Welcome to the NOTIFY Library site where experts from across the globe collaborate to share didactic information on documented adverse outcomes associated with the clinical use of human organs, blood, tissues and cells. The data presented on the Notify Library site should be seen in the context of impressive success stories in transplantation, transfusion and assisted reproduction across the world.

  • Global Alliance of Eye Bank associations, the Barcelona Principles

    The Barcelona Principles - an Agreement on the use of human donated tissue for ocular transplantation, research, and future technologies have been signed last June 14th 2018 in the presence of Alba Verges i Bosch, Calalonian Minister of Health, Dr Jose Nunez, WHO Medical Products of Human Origin Service Delivery and Safety Department, and Dr Paul Dubord Ophthalmologist and WHO Expert Advisory Panel on Human Cell, Tissue and Organ Transplantation.

  • NOTIFY Project at TTS 2018

    Madrid is hosting the 27th International Congress of the Transplantation Society. Issues relevant to developing transplant programs, organ donation and procurement will be a highlight for many participant and a focus on Minimizing risks in organ transplantation, developments of Notify project is scheduled July 5th Room: N-113 from 9:45 to 11:00

  • Blood and Safety

    A new ESTM training course (European School of Transfusion Medicine) will take place in Barcelona, Spain next November 23-25, 2018; The aim of this workshop is to brainstorm on the management of Transfusion-transmitted infectious diseases and blood safety.

  • 2018 International Hemovigilance Seminar

    The 18th HIS seminar offers an opportunity to meet others involved in hemovigilance, to benefit from high-quality speakers, technical and scientific discussions as well as to network and exchange experiences. The seminar will be held on July 10 and  11 2018, at The Lowry Theatre in Manchester, UK. The seminar will be organised in collaboration with SHOT (Serious Hazards of Transfusion) and the Irish Blood Transfusion Society (IBTS). The seminar will be followed by the Annual SHOT Symposium, at the same venue, on Thursday 12 July. 


  • Notify Project meeting: Brussels March 1st-2nd 2018

    New project’s developments will be presented to worldwide vigilance experts that will be attending. Several initiatives to create bridges between WHO-Notify project and the EU Competent Authority vigilance network have been put in place and being hosted by the European Commission will allow EU authority representatives to join the discussion on a Global Vigilance Networking for safer Transfusion, Transplantation and ART and to establish further contributions to the Library.

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The database is continually updated and currently new cases are being collected and submitted to editorial working groups in order to increase the database content and scope.