Get Blood Give life
“Get blood Give life และการบริหารสถานพยาบาลสัตว์” was held during 13rd -14th March 2021. This project was an academic service for veterinarians who work in small animal hospitals in the southern part of Thailand. Asst. Prof. Dr. Chaiwat Boonkaewwan was the head of the project. There were seventy veterinarians attending the lecture course and ten veterinarians participating in the workshop. This project was organized in response to the 20-year strategic plan of Walailak University in terms of academic services and the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations - Goal Number 4, “Ensuring that everyone has an inclusive and equal quality education”. The purpose of this project was to provide academic and veterinary skills for all participants, such as techniques for blood collection in dogs and cats, blood group tests, whole blood storage and preservation, and blood transfusion method in dogs and cats. All participants received knowledge and techniques from experts who had many experiences in this field. All seventy veterinarians attended the course, had discussions, and observed the demonstrated cases in a one-day training course. However, ten veterinarians who attended a two-day workshop had practice their skills in laboratory and blood transfusion techniques. All sessions and activities are expected to benefit all participants in their future and how to replace blood lost in many conditions, such as illness prevention in animals, surgery, or injury. This activity ensures that everyone has an inclusive and equal quality education.