Gwen Clarke, MD FRCPC

Gwen Clarke is a Hematopathologist and Transfusion Medicine Director for Alberta Health Services in Edmonton and is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the University of Alberta. She also serves as a Medical Consultant for Canadian Blood Services.

Gwen has a particular interest in undergraduate and graduate medical education in transfusion medicine. She is also the co-editor of Canadian Blood Service's Clinical Guide to Transfusion.


Podlosky L, Poirier A, Nahirniak S, Clarke G, Acker JP. Viability of AS-3 and SAG-M red cells stored in plastic syringes for pediatric transfusion. Transfusion 2008 Jul;48(7):1300-7.

Denesiuk L, Richardson T, Nahirniak N, Clarke G. Implementation of a redistribution system for near-outdate red blood cell units. Arch Pathol Lab Med 2006;130(8): 1178-83.