The Technical Resource Group for Transfusion Medicine (TRG) provides transfusion medicine technical advice to the BC Provincial Blood Coordinating Office (PBCO), liaises with other hospital-based staff to communicate about PBCO initiatives and priorities, and helps implement PBCO projects and programs within health authorities.



The TRG consists of representatives from PBCO and regional health authorities.  

Technical Resource Group Membership List



Health Authority/ Organization (Site/Facility)

Pam Danesin 

Senior Technical Coordinator & Special Projects, Business Operations (Chair) BC Provincial Blood Coordinating Office 


Technical Coordinator, Business Operations BC Provincial Blood Coordinating Office 
Aimee Beauchamp Business Operations Lead BC Provincial Blood Coordinating Office

Sharon Sutherland

Technical Coordinator, Transfusion Medicine, Island Health  Island Health
(Royal Jubilee Hospital)
  Transfusion Medicine Laboratory Supervisor

Provincial Health Services Authority
(BC Children's & Women's Hospital)

Daryl Gouthro Technical Leader, Transfusion Medicine Services

Vancouver Coastal Health
(St. Paul's Hospital)

Margaret Roche Regional Technologist

Vancouver Coastal Health
(Vancouver General Hospital)

Darlene Mueller Lab Scientist

Fraser Health
(Abbotsford Regional Hospital & Cancer Center)

Jameel Khan Quality Resource Technologist, Transfusion Medicine

Northern Health
(University Hospital of Northern BC)

Janet Unrau Hospital Liaison Specialist Canadian Blood Services, BC & Yukon
Maureen Wyatt IH Technical Specialist, Blood Product Utilization/Transfusion Safety

Interior Health
(Kelowna General Hospital)

Chad Milford Laboratory Manager & Technical Supervisor, Transfusion Medicine

(Whitehorse General Hospital)