General Information

SCABB Annual Meeting and Exhibit Show


ENGAGE, The SCABB Annual Meeting & Exhibit Show scheduled for May 28-30th at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, has been RESCHEDULED for August 27-29th at the same location.  All current conference registrations will remain valid and applicable to the new dates.

In addition, deadlines for Call for Abstracts, Sol Haberman Scholarship, Award Nominations and General Scholarships are extended until June 5, 2020.  You are encouraged to take advantage of this extension to submit your papers for Abstracts and recognize those entities that have impacted your communities via our annual Awards Program.

In addition, an Annual Meeting Virtual Attendance Registration will be added to attendee registration options, allowing participation by all in the manner that is most comfortable to them and approved by their employers. 


All roads lead to Orlando for 2020 ENGAGE, the SCABB
Annual Meeting & Exhibit Show at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress!

ENGAGE, South Central’s premier educational event is headed to Orlando, Florida – August 27-29, 2020 and features industry leaders speaking on cutting edge topics.  The smaller, more intimate setting of a South Central meeting allows you more opportunities to have in-depth conversations with peers and those legendary industry leaders while gaining knowledge, CE credits and information to fuel your professional development.  All in a comfortable and inclusive environment!

Submit your travel requests now to attend ENGAGE and be a part of this annual connection of CEO’s, Medical Technologists, Physicians, Medical Directors, Nurses, Phlebotomists, Lab Directors, Blood Bank Supervisors, Recruiters, Donor Center Operators, Marketing Directors, Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Quality Assurance and Immunohematology Professionals.

Quality Education Content

The educational tracks offer a wide variety of topics that will interest those from every aspect of the hospital blood bank and blood center. Check out the 2020 ENGAGE Preliminary Program to plan the sessions you’d like to attend. Be sure to also check out the new, Serology Puzzle: A Wet Lab session and Industry Workshops for those unique and special educational sessions.

Hotel Accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress

Fantastic meeting room rates have been secured at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress for ENGAGE attendees and exhibitors. Make your reservations now to be sure and receive this special discounted rate! CLICK HERE to book your hotel accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress.