Blood drive scheduled for Wednesday
March 30, 2009
The Edgewood Chemical and Biological Center and the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense are sponsoring a blood drive 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Berger Laboratory Cafeteria, Bldg E3549, on the Edgewood area of Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
Organizers have asked eligible donors to spring into action and give the gift of life while supporting for our nation's Warfighters. Refreshments and spring goodies will be on hand. For more information, or to schedule an appointment visit the Armed Services Blood Program, https://www.militarylifeforce.com/.
Organizers reminded donors to drink plenty of fluids and eat some food prior to donating. They also asked donors to bring the following items with them:
List of all travel outside the U.S. or Canada since 1980
List of all pills or medication taken in past 4 weeks
List of all immunizations or vaccinations received in the past 8 weeks
ECBC is a subordinate element of the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command.