Dr. Sally Alrabaa is lead author for new American Association of Tissue Banking recommendations to prevent transmission of TB from donor tissue

October 6th, 2022

Dr. Alrabaa was chosen by the American Association of Tissue Banking to lead a sub-committee of member physicians in writing recommendations on reducing transmission of mycobacterium tuberculosis to patients via tissue transplant.  Dr. Alrabaa is the medical director for tissue banking services at Lifelink Tissue Bank. She is also a clinical faculty member of the ID transplant team at Tampa General Hospital, and tuberculosis consultant to the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County.  The committee’s recommendation can be found here.