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Dr. Marc Kahn


Dr. Marc Kahn, Associate Professor of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine
Dr. Marc Kahn is currently an associate professor of medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Kahn earned both his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, where he also completed his internal medicine residency and a three-year hematology fellowship. He is board-certified in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology and has won multiple awards for excellence in teaching and patient care. In addition to clinical care and education, Dr. Kahn also serves as assistant dean for student affairs and heads the internal medicine residency program at Tulane.


Dr. Paul Schmidt


Dr. Paul J. Schmidt, Professor of Pathology, University of South Florida College of Medicine
Paul J. Schmidt, M.D., began a career in research and practice of transfusion medicine as blood bank director at the National Institutes of Health, and is a former president of the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB). He became intrigued by the unique individuals involved in the 300-year progression from the use of bloodletting as medicine's most important treatment to the use of blood transfusion as medicine's most important supportive therapy. He serves as official historian for both the American Association of Blood Banks and the International Society of Blood Transfusion.

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