Dr Joanne Pink - Executive Director, Clinical Services and Research/Chief Medical Officer
As our Chief Medical Officer, Joanne leads the Clinical Services and Research division, which works with the healthcare community to meet patient needs and collaborate continuously to improve our performance. Her areas of responsibility include donor and product safety policy, medical services, transfusion policy and education — including Blood Matters and BloodSafe, research and development, red cell reference, clinical stakeholder advisory service, pathology services, donor care and planning and performance management.
Joanne has more than 20 years’ experience in transfusion medicine at Lifeblood, and has been an executive since 2006.
- Member, drafting group for the Council of Europe Guide to the preparation, use and quality assurance of blood components
- Chair, Alliance of Blood Operators Medical Director Working Group
- Finalist in CEO magazine's 2018 Executive of the year awards (Health and Pharmaceutical Executive of the Year)